Patients who are prepared for surgery and who take part in their care can recover in less time, with less pain and regain their independence.

The guide and videos below will give you the general information you need to get yourself, your family and your home ready for surgery.


Hip Replacement Surgery - Patient, Family & Caregiver Guide


Module 1: Hip Replacement Surgery

Module 2: Before Surgery - How to prepare yourself and your home - Physiotherapy exercise demonstrations

Module 3: During Your Hospital Stay - What to bring to hospital, how to prepare leading up to surgery and what to expect after surgery

Module 4: After Surgery - Activity guidelines, wound care, getting in and out of a car