Posted on January 23, 2019
Surprisingly, some of today’s devices might be hampering your commitment to fitness. Stroll down the aisles of any department store these days, and your eye will be drawn to an appealing collection of labor-saving gadgets. These can include everything from snow blowers and electric hedge trimmers to remote controls for the TV and DVD player. […]
If your lack of exercise has more to do with lack of mobility rather than motivation, it might be time to seek treatment for that knee or hip problem. Today, those with knee and hip problems have some of the best options available for pain relief and a return to active living, including joint replacement. But all joint replacement programs are not the same and it’s important to do your research to make sure you’ll be happy with your joint replacement experience.
Methodist Joint Replacement Center has embraced a whole new philosophy of patient care.
The Methodist Joint Replacement Center offers:
A team of board-certified of orthopedic physicians focused on delivering the highest quality care possible
Nurses, therapists and certified nursing assistants who specialize in the care of joint patients
Spacious private rooms designed to accommodate special rehab recliners for patients and comfortable sleeper chairs for family members who will be encouraged to “room-in” during the recovery process
Emphasis on group activities as well as individual care
Daily newsletters to keep patients and coaches informed and let them know what to expect for the upcoming day
Education to help family and friends participate as “coaches” in the recovery process
joint care coordinator who works with the patient from preoperative education through the hospital stay and discharge A comprehensive patient guide for patients and family members to follow before and after surgery
To learn more, speak with Methodist’s joint care coordinator by calling (865) 835-4550.