After surgery, you will be transported to the recovery room for close
observation of your vital signs and circulation. You may remain in the
recovery room for a few hours.
The condition being treated will determine whether or not you will be
required to use crutches when you leave the hospital and the length of
time that the crutches may be necessary. Your physician will provide specific
information regarding your own postoperative plan.
Steps for rehabilitation following arthroscopic hip surgery vary from physician
to physician. To learn what activities will be involved in your own
rehabilitation, consult your physician.