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Online Total Shoulder Replacement Surgery & Reverse Total Shoulder Replacement Pre-Op Class

  • Categories: Shoulder

About This Event

  • Event Type:Pre-Op Classes
Details:

    This is a pre-op education class for patients scheduled for or who are planning to have total shoulder replacement surgery, reverse total shoulder replacement surgery, or rotator cuff repair surgery at Hoag Orthopedic Institute. Classes are for patients and caregivers.

    ONLINE CLASS RESOURCES

    Please note this is an on-demand online class only due to the coronavirus and the flu. The resources below are to assist you in preparing and recovering for your upcoming surgery.

    Important Resources for All Pre-Op Patients

    This online class will give provide additional information about:

    • How to prepare for your total shoulder replacement surgery, reverse total shoulder replacement surgery or rotator cuff repair surgery.
    • What to expect in the hospital or surgery center
    • How to manage the brace you will wear after surgery
    • How to care for yourself after surgery

    Please watch the class video & read the class handouts below.

    Watch Class Video

    Class Handouts

    Please share this online class link with a friend or family member that will be assisting you after total shoulder replacement surgery, reverse total shoulder replacement surgery or rotator cuff repair surgery so they will also know how to best assist. Same-day surgery patients that are discharged will be instructed to have an adult stay with them for the first 24 hours after surgery.

    Please see our updated Visitor Policy RE: COVID-19

    Contact Information:

    Please contact Katie Sherlock, OTR/L at katie.sherlock@hoag.org if you have further questions regarding this class.