PROCEDURES AND CONDITIONS

Your orthopaedic surgeon will provide full information about your condition and any procedure required. For more common procedures, your surgeon may provide you with a patient information leaflet to take away.

Please discuss any concerns you may have with your surgeon or your GP. AOA does not provide specific advice on medical conditions or procedures. 


INFORMATION

  • Orthoanswer, an Australian website created by an Australian orthopaedic surgeon for Australian patients, provides information on various orthopaedic conditions and procedures. Note: this information is not a substitute for professional medical advice.
  • The on-line Patient Education Library of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons provides information on a variety of conditions and procedures. Note: this information is not a substitute for professional medical advice.
  • Osteoporosis - a brief summary of the nature of osteoporosis.