Preparing for Surgery at the Hospital for Joint Diseases

Our video classes and procedure-specific e-guides help you and your caregivers understand what to expect before surgery at NYU Langone’s Hospital for Joint Diseases and during recovery.

Preparing for Joint Replacement Surgery

VIDEO: Drs. Lajam, Lamont, and Iorio describe the benefits of joint replacement surgery, and NYU Langone’s expertise in the different approaches to these procedures.

The Total Joint e-Class is your roadmap for what to expect when having joint replacement surgery. You learn what to bring to the hospital, what exercises to do before and after surgery, and how to prepare for discharge and recovery. You can view the e-class in the comfort of your own home with your loved ones and caregivers.  

We also invite you to sign up for the Knee and Hip Replacement e-Guide to access customized news and information about your upcoming procedure. 

Preparing for Spine Surgery

The Spine Surgery Videos are designed to help you understand how to prepare for surgery and what to expect as you recover at home. You can watch each section at your leisure with your family and caregivers.

In addition, sign up for the Spine Surgery Patient e-Guide for customized information about your upcoming procedure.

Preparing for Sports Medicine Surgery

Our Sports Medicine Patient Guide to Surgery and Sports Medicine Surgery e-Guide are designed to help you prepare for sports medicine surgery at NYU Langone, and learn about what to expect during your recovery.