Prepare for Total Knee Replacement Surgery: Learn Strategies to Optimize Recovery

Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute presents Total Knee Replacement: Tips for Optimal Return to Activity on March 15.
Total Knee Replacement: Tips for Optimal Recovery (click to enlarge image for more information).

Leawood, Kan. – February 16, 2017 – To help patients understand how to safely return to activity after a total knee replacement, Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute is offering a free educational session called, “Total Knee Replacement: Tips for Optimal Return to Activity.” The 90-minute educational event will take place on March 15.

The session is open to anyone who is considering total knee replacement surgery, including those who have already decided to have total knee replacement as well as those who are just beginning to explore their treatment options. Presenters include physical therapists from Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute and a clinical dietitian from HCA, who will discuss nutritional guidelines for effective healing after surgery. Together they will cover a variety of topics related to healing, exercise and resuming normal activities after a knee replacement. More information is provided below, or view the flyer for details.

Total Knee Replacement: Tips for Optimal Return to Activity

When: Wednesday, March 15, 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.

Where: Kansas City Orthopaedic Institute

Rehabilitation Services Department
3651 College Blvd., Leawood, KS 66211

Those interested in attending the event should RSVP to (913) 253-8980 by March 8th. For more information about various types of joint replacement, visit our Joint Replacement page.