Click to watch the below videos, which demonstrate the correct techniques for daily activities following surgery. We recommend watching these:

  1. In advance of your surgery, for general awareness of what’s to come.
  2. When first attempting these tasks on your own at home after surgery, so you can follow the instructions step-by-step.

Climbing Stairs by Sitting and Scooting

Using a Knee Scooter

Using Crutches: Non-Weight Bearing

Using Crutches: Partial Flat Foot Weight Bearing

Using Crutches: Toe Touch Weight Bearing

Using Crutches: Weight Bearing as Tolerated