Questions To Ask If Surgery is Recommended

  1. Why is this procedure being recommended? Are there alternatives?
  2. What is the procedure called? How is it done?
  3. What are the benefits in terms of pain relief and improved function and mobility?
  4. What are the risks involved?
  5. What percentage of patients improve after the procedure?
  6. What will happen if I don’t have the surgery soon?
  7. Who can I call if I want a second opinion?

Arthritis & Joint Replacement Center of Reading

2758 Century Boulevard, Suite 2
Reading, PA 19610
Phone: 610.376.JOINT • Fax: 610.376.8546

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