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Share this video Facebook Twitter Email The JourneyThe StoriesTipWatch videos by "Journey" through each diagnosis or by "The Stories" of each contributor involved!Introduction Expand for videosJoint Replacements Introduction04:58Discovery Expand for videosWhy Do Joints Break Down04:08Living With Hip Pain03:03Living with Knee Pain04:07Diagnosing Joint Pain: An X-ray and eye test03:37Joint Replacement Surgery: Why wait?03:40Surgery: What was your ‘aha’ moment?03:18Treatment Expand for videosJoint Replacement Surgical Prep: Lot’s to learn!04:31Occupational Therapy: Safety comes first03:44Discharge Orders: No falls, no infections04:00Hip Replacement Surgery: What to expect05:08Knee Replacement Surgery: What to expect04:38Side Effects Expand for videosPain Management: Use as directed and ice!03:24In Home Physical Therapy: A key to success04:37Physical Therapy: Hip replacement02:38Knee Replacment: Post-surgical recovery04:33Physical Therapy: Knee replacement04:26Hip Replacment: Post-surgical recovery04:14Support and Communication Expand for videosLife After Joint Replacement Surgery04:40Caregivers: You’re really needed!04:07Working With Your Medical Team03:57Managing Expectations03:31Barry Schaffer Orthopedic, Physical TherapistBarry Schaffer's Full Story 16:46Barry on Discovery02:35Barry on Treatment11:27Barry on Support and Communication03:00Bernard, 66 Knee Replacement patientBernard’s Support and Communication00:54Carol, 70 Knee Replacement patientCarol’s Support and Communication02:05Carol's Full Story10:06Carol’s Discovery01:32Carol’s Treatment01:41Carol’s Side Effects04:58Cynthia, 69 Knee Replacement patientCynthia's Full Story 14:44Cynthia’s Discovery02:51Cynthia’s Treatment01:55Cynthia’s Side Effects07:54Cynthia’s Support and Communication02:15David, 67 Knee Replacement patientDavid's Full Story15:03David’s Discovery03:58David’s Treatment02:10David’s Side Effects04:31David’s Support and Communication04:37Dianna, 57 Knee Replacement caregiverDianna's Full Story13:41Dianna on Discovery02:32Dianna on Treatment01:14Dianna on Side Effects06:55Dianna on Support and Communication03:12Helen, 60 Hip Replacement patientHelen's Full Story12:27Helen’s Discovery03:31Helen’s Treatment02:19Helen’s Side Effects06:45Jeri Ward R.N. BSN, PHN Orthopedic Nurse CertifiedJeri Ward's Full Story17:55Jeri Ward on Treatment02:04Jeri Ward on Side Effects07:44Jeri Ward on Support and Communication02:39Dr. Todd Dietrick, Knee Replacement M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon, Hip and Knee Replacement Dr. Todd Dietrick's Full Story, Knee Surgery14:19Dr. Todd Dietrick on Side Effects, Knee Replacement03:59Dr. Todd Dietrick on Treatment, Knee Replacement02:59Dr. Todd Dietrick on Support and Communication, Knee Replacement01:30Dr. Todd Dietrick, Hip Replacement M.D., Orthopedic Surgeon, Hip and Knee Replacement Dr. Todd Dietrick's Full Story, Hip Surgery14:43Dr. Todd Dietrick on Treatment, Hip Replacement04:59Dr. Todd Dietrick on Side Effects, Hip Replacement01:39Dr. Todd Dietrick on Support and Communication, Hip Replacement01:50Dr. Larry Door MD Orthopedic Surgeon, Hip replacementDr. Larry Dorr's Full Story17:58Dr. Larry Door, MD on Treatment03:56Dr. Larry Door, MD on Side Effects03:19Dr. Larry Door, MD on Support and Communication02:57Karen Expand for videosKaren Truitt's Full Story12:50Leanne, 58 Hip Replacement patientLeanne's Full Story13:44Leanne’s Discovery02:16Leanne’s Treatment01:22Leanne’s Side Effects06:10Leanne’s Support and Communication04:07Liza, 59 Hip Replacement patientLiza's Full Story15:52Liza’s Discovery05:38Liza’s Treatment02:48Liza’s Side Effects02:06Liza’s Support and Communication05:30Mike, 71 Knee Replacement patientMike's Full Story 13:02Mike’s Discovery03:36Mike’s Treatment01:04Mike’s Side Effects04:06Mike’s Support and Communication04:27Mimi, 65 Hip Replacement patientMimi's Full Story 13:17Mimi’s Discovery03:36Mimi’s Treatment01:48Mimi’s Side Effects04:02Mimi’s Support and Communication04:03Richard, 62 Hip Replacement patientRichard's Full Story13:09Richard’s Discovery04:02Richard’s Treatment02:40Richard’s Side Effects06:04Susan, 69 Knee Replacement patientSusan's Full Story15:34Susan’s Discovery03:55Susan’s Treatment01:56Susan’s Side Effects04:49Susan’s Support and Communication05:06Wendy Keller Occupational Therapist Wendy Keller's Full Story15:32 Advertisement Video Description Watch as our patients share the importance of having a caregiver with you after joint replacement surgery. 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