Hip & Knee Replacement Surgery

About Joint Replacement
About Joint Replacement

If pain relief treatments are no longer effective for you, find out what joint replacement surgery might offer.

Preparing for Surgery
Preparing for Surgery

While waiting for surgery, use this time to plan for your recovery and learn more about the procedure you’re about to have.

While you’re in the hospital
While you’re in the hospital

Learn about the stages of recovery from joint replacement surgery.

During Recovery
During Recovery

General tips to help you recover quickly and easily after your joint replacement surgery.

Getting Back to Normal
Getting Back to Normal

Learning to live with your new joint.

For Your Family & Friends
For Your Family & Friends

The role that friends and family play in a treatment journey makes a significant difference. Here are ways you can help someone having joint replacement surgery along the way.

If This is Your Second Operation on the Same Joint
If This is Your Second Operation on the Same Joint

Some people who have joint replacement surgery may need to have another operation to replace the old joint with a new one. Learn about “revision surgery.”

If You are having Surgery on both sides
If You’re having Surgery on both sides

What you need to know about bilateral knee or hip replacement surgery.