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Patient Resources

These interactive learning tools contain important information you will need to know in preparation for hip, knee, or shoulder replacement, spine surgery, or foot and ankle surgery.

Please note this information is subject to change as a result of COVID-19.

Click on the link below for information specific to your surgery:


Hip and Knee Replacement Class

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to undergo total knee replacement, partial knee replacement, or total hip replacement at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.


Occupational Therapy Tips & Tricks

For outpatient hip or knee replacement patients, this online class will teach you how to prepare your home before your surgery and safely move around afterwards.


Shoulder Surgery

Shoulder Surgery at MedStar Health Timonium 

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to have shoulder surgery at MedStar Health – Timonium’s outpatient surgery center.

Shoulder Surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to have shoulder surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.


Spine Surgery Pre-Operative Class

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to have spine surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.


Therapy Techniques for Spine Surgery

This online class will teach you how to properly move around after your spine surgery, so that you can safely complete everyday activities.


Foot & Ankle Surgery Recovery Classes

Foot and Ankle Surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to undergo foot or ankle surgery at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.

Foot and Ankle Surgery at MedStar Health - Timonium

This online pre-operative class is designed for patients preparing to undergo foot or ankle surgery at MedStar Health – Timonium’s outpatient surgery center.

Using a Walker after Foot or Ankle Surgery

This online class will review how to safely move around using a rolling walker after foot or ankle surgery.

Using a Knee Scooter after Foot or Ankle Surgery

This online class will review how to safely move around using a knee scooter after foot or ankle surgery.

Using Crutches after Foot or Ankle Surgery

This online class will review how to safely move around using crutches after foot or ankle surgery.

Guide to Foot & Ankle Surgery and Recovery

Please click here to view a PDF resource on a guide to foot & ankle surgery and recovery.

Call Us Today

For more information or to schedule an appointment with an orthopaedic specialist, please call:

877-34-ORTHO

 

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