Preparing for Surgery

We encourage you to be an active part of the healing process.

If you are scheduled for orthopedic surgery at St. Joseph Hospital we highly recommend that you attend a pre-operative education class. This one-time session is packed with information that can help expedite your recovery and ease any anxiety you may have.

For class times and reservations please call (714) 771-8000 ext 22059. To speak with the class instructor and Orthopedic Service Line Manager, Shivi Dixit, please call (714) 744-8811.

Spine Surgery Patient Handbook

Click here to view the Spine Surgery Patient Handbook.