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.
- 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.