Operation-Specific Rehabilitation Guides for After Surgery Care

The HSS Rehabilitation team has developed guidelines for your after surgery recovery

  • Post-surgery recovery tips for knee, hip, and shoulder replacement operations
  • Left or right side specific
  • After surgery care guides developed by the world leader in musculoskeletal health

*Please note: These after surgery recovery guidelines are specific to surgical approaches and should be approved by your surgeon prior to use for your optimal safety.

Select the location of your surgery:

Click on the relevant area of the body to better understand after surgery care and recovery for your specific operation

Click one of the six areas on the body to view operation specific post-surgery recovery tips. Explore what to expect after knee replacement, hip, and shoulder replacement operations. Combined with post-surgery physical therapy, these rehabilitation guides can assist you on a faster and easier road to recovery.

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