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Knee Replacement FAQ

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  • 1. Is total knee replacement only for people with osteoarthritis?

  • 2. What can one expect from the surgical procedure?

  • 3. What type of rehabilitation can one expect following surgery?

  • 4. What activity range can be expected after a knee replacement?

  • 5. Are regular visits with your surgeon required after surgery?

  • 6. Are there risks from surgery?

  • 7. What are the benefits of joint replacement?

  • 8. What are my non-surgical options before considering joint replacement?

  • 9. Is age a consideration for joint replacement?