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St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport CT

Joint Replacement Education

Surgery at St. Vincent's Medical Center, Bridgeport CT

Patient Education Materials

As part of the post operative recovery from total hip or total knee replacement surgery, patients will be required to participate in an afternoon group physical therapy session.

Joint Camp is an hour long exercise class emphasizing on strength building and range of motion. Below are some additional resources for post-op total hip and knee replacement surgeries. For further assistance, please contact your doctor.

Acute Post-op Total Hip Replacement

Acute Post-op Total Knee Replacement

  • Knee Replacement Exercise Program (PDF)

Coumadin Precautions

Coumadin Usage Instructions (PDF)

For more information, please contact St. Vincent’s Orthopaedic PA office at 203-576-6429.

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