After hip and knee replacement is performed in our surgery center, patients are admitted into the Coronado Surgical Recovery Suites. Every patient after surgery needs to eat. One of the concerns is if I’m a vegetarian, diabetic, require a low
Many patients ask if after their hip and knee replacement surgery if someone can stay with them at the Coronado surgical recovery suites. We actually encourage this. The reason is education. In the 48 hours you’ll spend with us, one
Home Healthcare will involve a registered nurse coming out to your home the following day after you are discharged from the hospital. The registered nurse will work to evaluate your wound, asses your vitals, teach your medication, and remove the
Most often, we know if you will need a brace or crutches after surgery. However, there are times and circumstances where we may find something different at surgery requiring a brace on your knee or a sling on your shoulder.
Pre-operative clearance is very important, and there is no one that knows you better than a doctor that has been taking care of you. I want to make sure your lungs, your heart, your kidneys, are all working as best
Some vitamins have been linked to thinning your blood. If you are going to have a surgery, we certainly don’t want your blood to be thin, so sometimes we may ask you to stop your vitamins. We’ll get them started