Before Surgery

If you and your doctor at North East Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine in Tupelo, MS have agreed that orthopaedic surgery is needed to best treat your condition, it’s important to prepare yourself mentally and physically to ensure the best outcome possible.

Before your surgery, your doctor will conduct a thorough physical exam to check for any health conditions that could impact the surgery. He will perform routine tests, including blood tests and X-rays, usually about a week before your surgery is scheduled.

How to Prepare for Surgery

It’s important to do the following before your surgery happens:

If you have any questions before your surgery, don’t hesitate to contact our staff at North East Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine by calling (662) 377-6700 during office hours. We’ll be happy to help.