|Before Your Surgery||Day Of Surgery||After Your Surgery|
You will be given postoperative (after surgery) instructions that will be explained and written down. Always refer to these instructions or call your nurse if you have questions.
Thinking ahead: There are many things that most people take for granted that become difficult or impossible to do single-handedly. As you plan ahead for surgery with the possibility of spending 2-10 weeks in a surgical dressing/splint or cast, we recommend some preparation make daily activities and tasks easier to handle.