Things to Do 2 Weeks Before Your Surgery

  • Pre-register for your surgery and complete your pre-admission testing appointment
  • If you have not already attended Joint Replacement Seminar, do so now
  • Begin/Continue preoperative exercises
  • Begin increasing your fiber in your diet and water intake
  • Begin taking an over the counter stool softener, unless otherwise directed from physician
  • Make sure that things you use often are easy to reach
  • Make sure your coach or someone is available to take you home after your surgery