Joint Surgery Orientation at Community Memorial
At Community Memorial Hospital, our goal is to make sure our patients and their loved ones have access to all the information they need to feel confident and well-prepared. Our team will guide and support all patients from pre-operative preparation to post-operative care. Let us help you improve your health, wellness and mobility.
Prior to your surgical procedure, your physician will provide you with instructions specific to your surgery, and what to do to prepare for it properly.
With an average of 2,900 surgeries performed yearly and award-winning* low surgical infection rate, you can trust us with the orthopedic surgery you need.
After your surgery, you can count on us to provide you with the proper guidance and after-care, helping you heal more quickly and get back to your life.
Pre-Surgical Joint Orientation Class
Before surgery, joint replacement patients attend a free and comprehensive pre-surgery orientation led by your Community Memorial health care team.
The perspective and advice shared at this orientation includes:
- What to wear after surgery,
- How to prepare your home for the recovery process,
- Sample exercises,
- How to care for your new joint
- What equipment or supplies you might need.
Patients who attend Joint Orientation class prior to having surgery typically have a better experience and recovery after their procedure.
Free parking is available on the campus of Community Memorial.
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Community Memorial is the ONLY hospital in the state of New York to achieve one of Healthgrades America’s 100 Best Hospitals for Joint Replacement in 2016 AND one of the 100 Best Hospitals for Overall Orthopedics.
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Meet Our Orthopedics Team
At Community Memorial Hospital, our orthopedic providers are at the forefront of their field. They are actively seeking to obtain advanced knowledge, skills, and techniques in the area of orthopedics. They’re a team of surgeons, orthopedists, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners. They’ll provide you with personal, high-quality care, because their number one priority is helping you feel better, move easier, and enjoy a happier, healthier life.
Learn More About the VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution
The Orthopedic Program at Community Memorial in Hamilton is the only team in the area using the latest in Robotic Assisted Knee Replacement – the VELYS™ Robotic-Assisted Solution in conjunction with the ATTUNE® Knee System. We perform more joint replacement surgeries than many larger regional hospitals. We’re recognizes as one of the most experienced orthopedics teams in the area.
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We’re ready to help you get the joint orientation you need
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