Edward W. Szalapski, MD

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Patient Education

Patient Education Manuals

Rotator Cuff Repair
Review proper pre-operative and post-operative care and what to expect both before and after your shoulder rotator cuff repair. Learn more about recommended follow-up appointments to check progress and when you may begin working with a physical therapist.

Total Hip Replacement
Review proper pre-operative and post-operative care and what to expect both before and after your total hip replacement. Learn more about recommended follow-up appointments to check progress and when you may begin working with a physical therapist.

Total Hip Replacement – Direct Approach
Review proper pre-operative and post-operative care and what to expect both before and after your total hip replacement ­– direct approach. Learn more about recommended follow-up appointments to check progress and when you may begin working with a physical therapist.

Total Knee Replacement
Review proper pre-operative and post-operative care and what to expect both before and after your total knee replacement. Learn more about recommended follow-up appointments to check progress and when you may begin working with a physical therapist.

 

Patient Education Videos

TCO Talks With Dr. Szalapski: Advice About Joint Replacement
Learn more about joint replacement including advice and tips for patients on how to manage pain beforehand, what to expect after the procedure, and why to consider it in the first place.