“The #1 question I get from my patients is what can I do to enhance my recovery from joint replacement surgery. I tell them mend.”
Dr Paul Jacob, DO
Orthopedic Surgeon | Oklahoma Joint Reconstruction Institute
Repair & Recover
Surprisingly 80% of hospital patients are undernourished.
Research has shown, that getting your body nutritionally optimized before surgery can have a significant impact on supporting the body’s ability to heal, recover, and may even help reduce complications after your surgery.
Building strength and vitality.
Essential Amino Acids (EAAs) have been shown, in multiple double-blind placebo trials, to help preserve muscle during the “inactive phase” following surgery. This gives you a stronger baseline to recover and enhance your return to function and mobility.
Frequently Asked Questions
A successful surgery isn’t just about what happens on the operating table. It takes a healthy functioning body to support optimal recovery from total joint surgery. Simple steps can be taken before surgery to prepare your body so that it is in the best state possible to rehab and recover. After surgery, additional steps should be taken to support your body’s own internal recovery systems and to ensure that you are back to your normal life.
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