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What to Expect from Your Joint Replacement Surgery

Thank you for choosing Rutland Regional Medical Center for your Joint Replacement Surgery. Here you will find content to help prepare you for your surgery and hospital experience, as well as assist you in recovering from your surgery, both in the hospital and once you return home.

On this page you will find a pre-surgical education video as well as patient education books for specific types of joint replacement surgery. Follow up videos specific to post-operative recovery from Knee Replacement, Hip Replacement and Shoulder Replacement surgeries are also available. Thank you for choosing Rutland Regional Medical Center!

Pre-surgical Joint Replacement Education Video

*Please note, these videos are best viewed using the internet browser Google Chrome. Alternatively, they can be viewed through Microsoft Edge but they generally won't load if using Internet Explorer.*

Before & After Joint Replacement Surgery: Patient Guides

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Download Before & After Surgery Education for Joint Replacement (PDF)>>>

Cover of "Anterior Hip replacement Patient Guide"

Download Before & After Surgery Education for Anterior Hip Replacement (PDF)>>>

Cover of "Posterior Hip Replacement Patient Guide"

Download Before & After Surgery Education for Posterior Hip Replacement (PDF)>>>

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Download Before & After Surgery Education for Knee Replacement (PDF)>>>

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Download Before & After Surgery Education for Shoulder Replacement (PDF)>>>

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