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Pre-Operative Class

To make sure our joint replacement patients are well informed and prepared for a successful surgery, we strongly encourage you and your support person to review these joint education materials.

Guidebook to Shoulder and elbowYou'll find out about:

  • The joint replacement procedure
  • How to prepare for surgery
  • Anesthesia options
  • Your hospital stay
  • Pain management
  • The recovery process
  • Equipment you may need after surgery




If you are not yet scheduled for a surgery, but joint pain is interfering with your everyday life, call (585) 275-5321 for a consultation with one of our joint surgeons or learn more about the Evarts Joint Center experience.