After the operation the advice if often unclear about time scales and what you should be doing. Surgery is controlled trauma and as such pain and loss of function can continue for several weeks or months.
Getting a thorough examination to start recovery is essential. After the operation we often move differently in response to pain and weakness and these abnormal patterns are learned. Changing faulty movements and increasing your activity levels is a fundamental part of recovery.
Post operative conditions that we see:
• Total Hip Replacement
• Total Knee Replacement
• Fractures and Multiple Injuries
• Back Surgery
• Knee and Shoulder Ligament Repair
• Nerve Decompression