How to Avoid Joint Replacement Surgery

How to Avoid Joint Replacement Surgery


Needing a hip or knee replacement may be scary but having one done can offer a much fuller life. However, if a joint replacement could be avoided all together, it's safe to say that most people wouldn’t be lining up for one. The real question is: Can one really

How an Anxiety Expert Prepared for Knee Replacement Surgery

How an Anxiety Expert Prepared for Knee Replacement Surgery


Recently, we spoke with Mani, a hypnotherapist and author. Mani has written an award-winning memoir as well as a book entitled “Journey from Anxiety to Freedom”. Mani describes this book as a “self-revelation” and “how-to-guide” for overcoming anxiety. Anyone who has faced the unknown of surgery knows that the journey

How to Run a Successful Preoperative Class

How to Run a Successful Preoperative Class


Patients only retain 5% of the material covered in video or slideshow lectures If you think about the way your pre-op class is run, chances are it looks something like this: bring in a group of patients, provide light refreshments and hit “play” on a DVD or talk through dense

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