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How long after arthroplasty until rehab or physical therapy can begin? How soon does physical therapy begin after arthroplasty? .

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Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: Next day

Usually the day of surgery or the next morning you start the pt/ rehab process

In brief: Next day

Usually the day of surgery or the next morning you start the pt/ rehab process
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
Dr. Donald Hohman Jr
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Dr. Scott Graham
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Right away

After a joint replacement, therepy should begin the next day in the hospital.
You should work with a therapist twice a day and be taught exercises on your own to perform.

In brief: Right away

After a joint replacement, therepy should begin the next day in the hospital.
You should work with a therapist twice a day and be taught exercises on your own to perform.
Dr. Scott Graham
Dr. Scott Graham
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