Things to Do 4 Weeks Before Your Surgery

  • Complete your pre-op medical clearance
  • Attend Joint Replacement Seminar
  • Prepare your home for recovery with your coach
    • Get a non-slip mat for your shower or bathtub
    • Remove any obstacles in your home that may cause you to trip (i.e. Throw rugs, extension cords, etc.)
  • Begin preoperative exercises
  • Find someone to take care of your pets, children or any elderly people
  • Cancel any dental appointments that fall between 4 weeks prior to surgery and 3 months after surgery.