24 York Rd, Wetherby LS22 6SL. 01937 584775 info@wetherbyosteopaths.co.uk

At Wetherby Osteopaths we would like to promote the idea of supporting you to achieve the best outcome should you need a hip or knee replacement.

Here is some general advice:

PREPARATION FOR HIP AND KNEE REPLACEMENT

General Health:

  1. To reduce risk of pre and post operative infections be extra attentive to FOOT and DENTAL HYGIENE; gum infections and fungal foot infections increase risk.
  2. Reduce weight
  3. Stop smoking and reduce alcohol intake
  4. Take extra care to keep skin clean and healthy
  5. Shower before your operation

General Health:

  1. To reduce risk of pre and post operative infections be extra attentive to FOOT and DENTAL HYGIENE; gum infections and fungal foot infections increase risk.
  2. Reduce weight
  3. Stop smoking and reduce alcohol intake
  4. Take extra care to keep skin clean and healthy
  5. Shower before your operation