Your Pathway to Recovery: A Patient's Guide to Total Knee Replacement (TKR)

This guidebook is an overview of how to prepare for total knee replacement surgery at HSS, and what to expect after surgery and during recovery. It is designed for patients who are already scheduled for a joint replacement at HSS, but is open for all to read. Read the guide in the viewer below or download the PDF.

More information on knee replacement

If you have not scheduled surgery but want to know more about total or partial knee replacement, including recovery information and timelines, please visit our Knee Replacement page or explore our Conditions & Treatments patient education library.

Authors

Patient Education Council and Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement (ARJR) Service
Hospital for Special Surgery

     

    In-person and virtual
    physician appointments

    Urgent Ortho Care

    Same-day in-person or virtual appointments

    Related Content