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Discharge Instructions

This discharge teaching video provides general instructions on how to care for yourself and your new joint after you go home. The information on this video will be available in writing in your discharge folder when you are ready to go home after your surgery.

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Post-operative Instructions

Hip Precautions

This video provides instructions on certain positions to avoid after hip replacement surgery. These are called Hip Precautions. Your surgeon will determine which precautions are necessary for you to prevent hip dislocation.

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Reacher

This video provides instructions on how to use the Reacher after your joint replacement surgery.

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Sock Aid

This video provides instructions on how to use the Sock Aid after your joint replacement surgery.

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Compression Stockings

This video provides instructions on how to put on your Compression Stockings after your joint replacement surgery.

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Elevated Commode

This video provides instructions for how to walk and pivot to the elevated commode after your joint replacement surgery.

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Thank you again for choosing our Joint Replacement program at Virginia Hospital Center

Please email Niama Roland nroland@virginiahospitalcenter.com for questions or concerns. Have a speedy recovery!

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Already scheduled for a knee or hip replacement at Virginia Hospital Center? Being prepared is the first step toward a successful surgical outcome, so be sure to attend our in-depth Total Joint Replacement Class. It's best to take this class four to six weeks prior to your surgery.

What to eat after your joint replacement surgery?

The Post-operative Nutrition Guide will help you and your caregivers with the planning your meals after the surgery.

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