Pre-Surgery Joint Classes
As a patient, you play a vital role in making your surgery successful.
You should actively participate in your care by taking all of the necessary
steps to prepare for surgery.
We strongly encourage patients who have knee and hip surgery to attend
our free bi-monthly Pre-Surgery Joint Class. You will get valuable information
about preparing for surgery and have the opportunity to get your specific
We recommend that you attend the class that is closest to your surgery
date. Patients only need to attend one class and no registration is necessary.
For a complete list of available class dates and times for 2020, click
Hip & Knee Surgery - Pre-Operative Video
If you are unable to attend a pre-surgery joint class, this video presents
the information you need to prepare for your knee or hip replacement surgery.
Note: For optimal viewing, we recommend using the Google Chrome browser. If you
would like to view captions as you watch, please do the following:
Online browser (Chrome, Internet Explorer, Firefox): Press the play button on the video
then press the CC button on the bottom right of the video screen.
Android mobile device: Press the play button on the video then press the three vertical dots
on the bottom right of the video screen. Click captions then select English.
iPhone mobile device: Press the play button on the video then press the language icon on the
bottom right side of the screen. Select English then press done.