Hospital for Special Surgery - Surgery and Rehabilitation Guide::Equipment
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Equipment


Below is a list of equipment that patients commonly use after surgery during the recovery phase. The list is not all-inclusive, and you may or may not need them all.  If you have specific questions, please speak to your therapist.

  • Crutches
  • Long-handled reacher
  • Long-handled shoe horn
  • Sock aid
  • Elastic shoe laces
  • Slip-on shoes
  • Raised toilet seat
  • Long-handled sponge