Video: Understand Total Knee Replacement

Total Knee Replacement: Video Series

The decision to undergo a knee replacement requires serious consideration. Whether you’re researching treatment options or your doctor has already recommended surgery, it’s important to weigh the risks and benefits.

Meaningful Insights at Any Stage

More than 90 percent of patients experience dramatic pain relief and improvement in knee function after a total knee replacement (TKR). Determining whether to have surgery is only the first step. Use this guide to understand the decisions and considerations you will face at each stage before and after surgery. Get the big picture»

Considering Knee Replacement?

The decision to undergo surgery requires serious consideration. Whether you’re researching treatment options or your doctor has recommended surgery, it’s important to weigh the risks and benefits.

Preparing for Surgery

By planning ahead and learning what to expect before, during, and after your surgery, you can help ensure a smooth and successful recovery.

Recovery and Rehabilitation

Most people resume and enjoy a more active life within 12 weeks after surgery. Committing to a rehab program will help speed your recovery and reap the benefits of your new knee.

Living with an Artificial Knee

Knee implants can last longer than twenty years, and for most they are the ticket to a more active lifestyle. Learn how to maximize the performance of your artificial knee.

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