Ask Dr. Marks: 02/04

Im going to have hip replacement surgery next month. What can I expect to undergo or experience prior to surgery? Preparation for a total joint replacement is an important part of your overall care. It includes a complete health evaluation, laboratory studies, a nutritional assessment, a session with a physical therapist, and patient information concerning the surgery. Youll learn about total joint replacement and why postoperative care is important in achieving good results. The physical therapist…
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