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Joint Replacement: 21 days prior

Movements such as bending, reaching, kneeling, and twisting can be painful after surgery. Assistive devices are designed to make life easier for you as you transition back to normal life. Everyone is different and there is a wide range of approaches to assistive devices.

We recommend all patients obtain a walker for assistance with walking after your procedure. It will be important that you obtain a walker within the next couple of weeks, before your procedure.

Where to Purchase

You may choose to purchase these items from medical supply stores, your local pharmacy, online, or home improvement centers. Please note that some may require extra time to special order items for you.