Preparing for your Surgery

The Pre-Operative Visit
The Pre-Operative Visit

What you need to know for your pre-op visit with your surgeon / surgeon’s team.

Before Your Surgery
Before Your Surgery

Learn how to prepare your home before your surgery so it’s ready for you post-surgery.

The Week Before Surgery
The Week Before Surgery

Do you need to stop your current medications prior to surgery? What other preparations do you need to make? Learn about the week before surgery here.

The Day of the Surgery
The Day of the Surgery

What to expect for the night before and the day of surgery.

What to bring to the Hospital
What to bring to the Hospital

These items could make a big difference to your time in hospital.

Recovery: a typical timeline

How long will you be using crutches or a walker? Learn about typical timeslines for recovery from ankle replacement surgery.