If I only knew then what I know now, I would have
had my knees done years ago. I wouldnt have waited.
WKBT and Mayo Clinic Health System bring you HealthLink.
If joint pain is preventing you from living comfortably,
it may be time to consider joint replacement surgery.
Hip and knee replacement has proven to be remarkably
successful in improving quality of life.
The right time for joint replacement surgery is a
common concern. You and your provider will decide
when the time is right by considering a number of
By waiting too long, you may not get the full benefits
of your hip or knee replacement surgery.
I takes time to heal afterwards. With the help of
physical therapy, many people return to an active,
pain-free life that they can enjoy.
If you have questions whether joint replacement surgery
is right for you, contact your provider.