How Does Same-Day Joint Replacement Work?
Members of the multidisciplinary care team work together seamlessly to ensure you are fully prepared to go home at the end of the day.
Your surgery is scheduled in the morning, allowing you time to recover from anesthesia, receive education from your nurse, and be evaluated by physical therapy to ensure you will be safe when it's time to go home.
Who is Eligible for Same-Day Joint Replacement?
In general, if you are 75 years of age or less, and in good health, you are a candidate for same-day hip and knee replacement procedures.
Other criteria include:
Get Back to the Activities You Love
Joint Replacement Surgery has proven to be a game-changer for many, helping them get back to playing with grandkids, gardening, tennis, or just living life pain-free.
The team at Schneck Orthopedics & Sports Medicine has the experience and expertise to change your life for the better.