St. Luke's Groups, Classes & Events

Establish care: 218.249.4000
General questions: 218.249.5555

Total Joint Replacement Pre-Surgery Class

For patients and family members

St. Luke's invites you to attend a free 90-minute pre-surgical session taught by nurses, physical and occupational therapists, and case managers. The class provides information on what to expect before, during and after surgery, and includes the following topics:

Pre-surgery preparation

  • Strengthening exercises
  • Home preparations
  • Infection prevention

Surgery

  • Explanation of knee and hip replacement procedures
  • Surgical safety
  • Pain management

Post-surgery and recovery

  • Prevention of complications
  • Fall prevention
  • Physical and occupational therapy
  • Rehabilitation needs
  • Home medical equipment needs

We encourage you to register as soon as your surgery is scheduled and to attend the class with a family member or other support person.

To download or print a flyer click here .

To register, call St. Luke's Pre-Admission Testing (PAT) at 218.249.5644.

Dates:
January 23, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
February 12, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
February 27, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
March 12, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
March 27, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
April 9, 2019 3:00pm - 4:30pm
Price: Free
Location: St. Luke's Hospital
Room: St. Luke's Auditorium
Registration Type: Other
Address: 915 East First Street
Duluth, MN 55805
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Establish care: 218.249.4000
General questions: 218.249.5555

915 East First Street
Duluth, MN 55805