Your knee or hip replacement surgery day by day guide
Herein we present you with an example of your orthopaedic surgery medical experience:
Day 1: Flying from UK. A Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner representative will meet you are the airport, will accompany you to your hotel and will help you settle. You will have the opportunity to discuss your visit plan and address any queries you might have.
Day 2: Arrival at the clinic. Upon arrival you will have a blood test. You will consult with an Anaesthetist as well as with a Cardiologist who will perform a cardiac evaluation. If required consultations with other specialists will also be completed
Day 1 or Day 2: You will have your surgery in the afternoon of Day 1 or in Day 2. After the surgery you will stay overnight at the intensive care unit.
Day 2 or Day 3: After you transfer from the intensive care to your room you will commence your rehabilitation program.
Day 3 or Day 4 till Day 8: You will stay in the clinic to monitor your recovery progress and advance with your rehabilitation plan. Your Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner assistant will visit you daily to see how you are doing and pick any bits you might need.
Day 9: You will have evaluation from your surgeon, who will approve your discharge.
Day 10: Flying back home. A Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner representative will pick you from your hotel and will accompany you to the airport.
As with all surgery procedures, it is important not to rush into any decision, and to discuss with your surgeon comprehensively beforehand, so you are aware of the risks involved and any concerns you may have.
Please be aware the material published on the website of Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner is only for informative purposes and in no way should be considered exhaustive. Any medical narrations are to be considered as a guide only, and not to be regarded as advise specific to any particular case. It does not substitute the need for thorough consultation with a suitably qualified medical professional. Bulgaria Medical Travel Partner does not accept any liability for any decision taken by the reader in respect of the treatment they decide to undertake.