Certain equipment can make your recovery go easier and increase your independence after your surgery. Try to get your equipment before you have surgery. You may want to borrow the items from family or friends if possible.
The following is a list of resources to help you find the equipment you need.
Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Hip Replacement, fifth edition, ortho-ah-90139
Allina Health's Patient Education Department experts
Call 612-262-2200 or 1-855-227-5111 if you have questions about community resources, medical equipment, home care, a transitional care unit (TCU) or a short-term rehabilitation center.