Jason k. Lowry, MD - Hip, Knee and Shoulder Surgeon

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Post-Op Instructions

The files below are post-operative instructions for after your surgery. You will have a copy of this included in your post-op discharge packet when you the leave the hospital. These are here just in case you may need additional copies. Here is some help to know which file you'll need:

  • "CTR" is for carpal tunnel release
  • "Scope" is for an arthroscopy (knee, shoulder, or hip)
  • Most patients will need the "scope, no repair"; "repair" refers to either a meniscal or labral repair
  • "Lower extremity" is generally for after lower leg fracture surgery
  • "Upper extremity" is generally for after arm fracture surgery

  Achilles Repair


  Carpal Tunnel Release

  Clavicle Fracture ORIF (Plate & Screws)

  DVT/PE Prophylaxis Protocol

  Femur, IMN

  Hip Arthroscopy

  Hip Arthroscopy for Impingement

  Hip Arthroscopy w/ Labral Repair

  Hip Antibiotic Spacer for Infection Lateral Approach

  Hip Hemiarthroplasty for Femoral Neck Fracture

  Hip, Intramedullary for Peritrochanteric Hip Fracture

  Hip Percutaneous Screws for Femoral Neck Fracture

  Hip, Total Hip Arthroplasty Lateral or Posterior Approach

  Hip, Total Hip Arthroplasty - Direct Anterior

  Hip, Total Hip Revision Direct Anterior Approach

  Hip, Total Hip Revision Lateral or Posterior Approach

  Knee Arthroscopy

  Knee Arthroscopy with Microfracture

  Knee Cartilage Restoration

  Knee, Extensor Mechanism Reconstruction

  Knee MPFL Reconstruction

  Knee, ORIF for Distal Femur Fracture

  Knee, Patella Fracture ORIF

  Knee Periprosthetic Fracture Retro IMN

  Knee Periprosthetic Infection Staged Revision with Spacer

  Knee, Quad/Patellar Tendon Repair

  Knee, Retro IMN for Distal Femur Fracture

  Knee Scope with ACL Reconstruction

  Knee Total Knee Arthroplasty TKA

  Knee Total Knee Revision TKREV

  Knee, Tibial Plateau ORIF

  Knee Unicompartmental or Partial Knee Arthroplasty UKA

  Lower Extremity

  Open Posterolateral Corner Reconstruction

  Out-patient Pain Control

  Open Core Decompression & Grafting for AVN

  Percutaneous Core Decompression for AVN

  Pain Protocol

  Shoulder Arthroplasty

  Shoulder Arthroscopy

  Shouder Periprosthetic Infection ABX Spacer

  Shoulder Proximal Humerus Fracture

  Tibia Fracture, IMN

  Upper Extremity


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