The idea of discussing a joint replacement surgery like hip, knee, ankle, or shoulder with your doctor can be intimidating, especially with everything going on in the world right now. If you’re concerned about having your joint replaced due to potential exposure to COVID-19, here are some questions you may want to ask your doctor.
For information about the risks associated with knee replacement surgery, click here; hip replacement surgery, click here; ankle replacement surgery, click here; shoulder replacement surgery, click here.
If you are looking for more general questions to ask when considering a joint replacement surgery, check out these articles.
You can also download and take this Guide to Total Joint Surgery with you.