Total Joint Program Patient Resources

Newport Orthopedics physician assistant Julie Woodside checks a patient
Julie Woodside, a physician assistant at Newport Orthopedics, works with patients before, during and after surgery.

Patient and family education is a central focus for our practice. We want you to be as informed and prepared as possible, so that you know what to expect, have all your questions answered, and are better positioned for a fast recovery. 

Our patient education guide contains a wealth of information, including tips on preparing your home, equipment for your recovery, what to bring to the hospital, pain management, physical therapy, insurance questions and more. 

Patient Guide

Our comprehensive patient guide takes you step-by-step through your total joint replacement surgery, with specific information on what to expect and how to best prepare for surgery and recovery.

Moving Safely Guides 

Our post-surgery hip and knee guides will help illustrate how to move safely as you recover. As always, please don’t hesitate to call us at 401-845-1474 with any questions.

Video Library

Knee Replacement

Knee Replacement Animation

Hip Replacement

Hip Replacement Animation