Required Pre-Operative Education

An outstanding program of pre-operative resources, including education and therapy, helps to ensure that joint replacement patients at Adventist Health Glendale (AHGL) have the best experience possible before surgery, immediately afterward and during their recovery period at home.

What Is Covered

One of the most important components of our program is to educate our patients regarding their upcoming procedure, hospital stay and rehabilitation. We are confident that the more you know and participate in your care, the better your overall experience will be.

  • Covid Safety requirements
  • Discharge plan
  • Equipment that you will need during your hospitalization and at home
  • How to be more involved in your recovery
  • How to manage your pain
  • Exercise, activities and self-care
  • What happens during the remainder of your hospital stay
  • What happens before and after surgery
  • The Pre surgery process - Checklist


1) Register –Please be sure to enter your email. If you do not have an email, use the email of a family member or friend.

Register Here

2) Read - the Hip and Knee Replacement booklet.


3) Review presentation Joint Replacement Pre-Operative Education

If you have questions, please call Debra Guy (818) 409-8235
If unsuccessful, call Sandra Yepez (818) 409-3580