What Is Knee Replacement Recovery Like?

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Within 24 hours after surgery, a patient is encouraged to walk with the aid of a walker or other orthopedic device. A patient may stay in the hospital for 3 to 7 days. Patients who require extra attention or do not have home support may be transferred from the hospital to a rehabilitation center. To learn more you should go to a specialist. Keyword: knee replacement recovery
I was given tramadol 50 mg/40 tablets surgery done 01/14/2020 released from hosp 2 days later (Thursday) called answering service all weekend until doctor called Sunday night scheduled appointment for Monday. 3 day supply of Percocet and I can’t do PT. I call and call finally appointment to remove stitches is tomorrow 01/29/2020. Don’t want to see same doctor, need a new physician. I feel he may be using prescription for his own use
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