Event date: 3/4/2024 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM Export event
Categories: SMH Events

Pre-Op Joint Replacement Class

Sarasota Memorial Health Care System

Orthopedic Surgery Support & Education - Joint Replacement Surgery Pre-Op Classes

Location: Sarasota Memorial Hospital 1700 S. Tamiami Trail Sarasota, FL 34239 in the Oncology Round

Registration is REQUIRED: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/aaefc5da3a7f49dcaf1c6155735cf542 -  Class in offered Virtually too

Information: (941) 917-4047

When it comes to joint replacement surgery, each patient plays a key role their own recovery. To ensure surgery patients are well-prepared to participate in their care plan, the Sarasota Memorial Orthopedics team requires that patients having hip, knee or shoulder surgery must complete a Pre-operative Joint Replacement Education class prior to surgery. The class, led by an Orthopedics Pre-op Education specialist.

The preoperative class will help participants:

  • Prepare for surgery.
  • Know what to expect during the hospital stay.
  • Understand pain management options after surgery.
  • Rehab therapy.
  • Set post-surgery goals. 
  • Understand their discharge plan.