hip replacement

Hip workshop and pre-operative exercises

Hip Workshop

You will be required to attend an education session called the Hip Workshop. This session is run by the Therapy Team who will teach you about your hip replacement and how to recover as quick as possible.
 
The session will provide information about
  • how to prepare for your procedure
  • what to expect
  • optimal recovery
  • teach you movements and exercise
You will have the opportunity to ask questions and discuss any concerns.

Exercising before surgery

It is important to be as fit as possible before your operation. This will make your recovery more rapid.
 
You should begin to do the exercises listed in your guidebook.