A Guide to Building a Joint Replacement Center of Excellence

A Guide to Building a Joint Replacement Center of Excellence


What exactly does it mean to be a joint replacement center of excellence and how can a hospital or care center become one? By definition, a center of excellence (sometimes called a COE) is an established collective of physicians and administrators that band together to commit to delivering the highest

Range of Motion After Joint Replacement Surgery

Range of Motion After Joint Replacement Surgery


After knee replacement surgery, you and your care team will likely zero-in on one crucial measurement during ReHab: range of motion. The increase in your range of motion not only indicates that you’re progressing throughout your recovery, but tells your physical therapist and surgeon a number of things. Hitting

Expert Icing After Joint Replacement Surgery

Expert Icing After Joint Replacement Surgery


This article was reviewed by Dr. Nima Mehran, MD, Orthopedic Surgeon Hate it or love it, icing will become a big part of your everyday routine in the weeks (even months) after joint replacement surgery. Like anything in life, there are decent ways to go about icing, and then there’

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