Joint Replacement Surgery, You Have Options

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. While joint replacements are extremely common and have a very high success rate it’s still recommended that they be the last resort option. Surgery puts a…

Post Knee Replacement Surgery Dos/Don’ts

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Preparing the Home before a Joint Replacement Surgery

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. A lot of joint replacement surgeries are done as outpatient procedures, so chances are you’ll be doing your recovery at home. When you arrive home afterward…

Joint Replacement Surgery, What Exactly Is It?

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. If you or someone you know is considering undergoing a total joint replacement you probably have a lot of questions. A total joint replacement is a…

Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery During the Holidays

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Whether it’s a scheduling coincidence or a deliberate desire to get things underway before a busy season when you undergo a total joint replacement surgery during…

Using Hot and Cold Therapy After Total Joint Replacement Surgery

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Preparing For Your Joint Replacement Surgery

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. So you and your doctor have finally decided that joint replacement surgery is your best option. There’s a lot to prepare for physically and mentally before…

Preparing for Prescription Opioids Post Total Joint Replacement

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Gardening After a Total Shoulder or Knee Replacement

Peer Health can connect you with a personalized peer community to share provider recommendations, treatment options, and define your best life. Sign up for our beta and newsletter today. Total shoulder or knee replacements are a common solution to arthritis or degeneration of the joint after injury. It’s common for people who get these procedures…