Pre-surgery education

Pre-surgery education is an important part of your care. Due to COVID-19, your hospital may not be offering in-person class education. Please watch the pre-surgery education class video to learn more about your upcoming surgery.

Video: Pre-surgery Education for Joint Replacements

When you watch the pre-surgery education class video, you will learn:

  • how to get ready for surgery
  • what to expect during your hospital stay
  • how to go home safely after surgery

People who watch this video typically have a smoother recovery and better outcomes after surgery.

Source: Allina Health's Patient Education Department, Knee Replacement, seventh edition, ortho-ah-90140
First Published: 10/01/2000
Last Reviewed: 02/01/2020