Why Choose Sentara
The Sentara OrthoJoint Center® offers an exciting new way to get back on your feet – and back to the activities you enjoy. Take a closer look at the proven quality methods in our joint replacement program that offer you a quicker recovery:
- Questions are answered through workshops, a patient guidebook, and more. Plus, your orthopedic nurse navigator keeps you informed and on track.
- The latest surgical techniques for joint replacement are used, including the anterior approach for hip replacement.
- You choose a friend or family member to be your “coach,” and you are encouraged to wear your own comfortable clothes throughout recovery.
- Therapy “progress boards” track how far you walk each day and provide motivation while promoting camaraderie and friendly competition.
- Group lunches and therapy sessions are all opportunities to bond and share information with fellow joint replacement patients; family members are also welcome.