What to Expect

Preparing For Orthopedic Surgery

You, the patient, play a very important role in ensuring the success of your orthopedic surgery. Preparing for surgery by learning what you need to do to heal well will help increase the likelihood that you will be happy and satisfied with the outcome. The clinical staff at Torrance Memorial is here to support you throughout your entire journey, from pre-operative education to post-operative recovery and even after you have returned to your active lifestyle.