All patients planning to have a joint replacement surgery are strongly encouraged to attend or view our preoperative education class two to four weeks before the procedure.
The class prepares patients and their families for what to expect before, during and after surgery. Participants are also familiarized with anesthesia options, postoperative pain management and the therapy plan.
This class will cover:
- Basic anatomy
- The surgical procedure
- Pain management
- Daily plan
- Discharge options
To schedule your education class, please call:
Passavant Area Hospital: 217-245-9541
Memorial Medical Center: 217-757-4298
Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital: 217-605-5500
Taylorville Memorial Hospital: 217-824-1378