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Spine Pre-Surgery Class: Online

  • Venue & Location

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    See below.
  • Fee & Registration

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    Free, Registration Required


Our spine surgery class is meant for you and your support person to better prepare you both for your upcoming spine surgery.

During class, you will learn about:

  • Special equipment used on the day of surgery and during hospitalization that you will need to obtain before surgery
  • Preparations you'll need to make at home to ensure a safe recovery environment
  • Methods for managing pain, nausea, and constipation
  • Activities to prevent blood clots
  • Length of hospital stay and what to expect upon discharge
  • Safety while moving and changing positions
  • Methods for reducing swelling and discomfort after surgery
  • Plans for a safe discharge home
  • Special equipment needed prior to going home

This class is for patients and their support person. We strongly recommend you attend with a support person: a friend or family member who will support you through your joint replacement surgery and recovery.


Registration Instructions

Attend prior to surgery.

Attend Online