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Q: I’m tired of hurting, but I really don’t want to take time out for surgery. Is there any way to avoid it?
A: Getting you back to a fully functioning, pain-free life is OrthoOklahoma’s top priority. Your
Q: I play a sport and need to return as soon as possible. How quickly can I resume activity?
A: Many on your OrthoOklahoma
In some cases, you will want to take advantage of OrthoOklahoma’s onsite physical therapy to expedite strengthening and healing. Trust one
Q: How will I know what to do after surgery?
A: Heading home after surgery can be scary for you, as a patient, and for your loved ones who will be caring for you. Breathe a sigh of relief knowing that your OrthoOklahoma physician will discuss post-surgery care with you prior to surgery, after surgery and send you home with a list of instructions. If you have any questions along the way, always feel free to call.
Q: What will my rehabilitation process be like?
A: Your condition or injury is unique to your body, so your rehabilitation will also be unique to you. Your bone and joint
Q: Do I need a referral from a general practitioner?
A: No, you do not need a referral. If you are using insurance, most providers do not require a referral prior to seeing a bone and joint specialist. If you are unsure whether your insurance requires a referral, you may want to contact your provider or feel free to call us with questions or to make an appointment at 405.707.0900.