Faster Recovery - Less Pain

We have one of the most comprehensive orthopedic centers in the region, one that offers a certified total hip and knee program. With the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval™ Award for Orthopedic Joint Replacement, you can be confident in regaining your mobility and returning to the activities you love. The Gold Seal of Approval is a mark of excellence achieved by less than eight percent of hospitals in the nation, so we’re proud to provide that level of expertise right here at HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital.

The Joints inMotion program provides:

 
  • Coordinated care
  • Convenient appointments
  • A multi-disciplinary care team
  • Hands-on demonstrations
  • A patient educational binder
  • A small group education class
 

The free, small group educational class helps patients prepare for surgery and provides information about:

 
  • Your hospital stay

  • Pain management, mobility and anesthesia options

  • Planning for discharge and post-operation therapy needs

  • Home preparation