Total Knee Replacement
If conservative measures such as exercise, physical therapy and medications have proven ineffective for knee pain, make Atrium Health Floyd Musculoskeletal Care Joint Replacement your destination.
Our expert team focuses on convenience, communication and comfort to help reduce pain and improve mobility so you can return to everyday activities.
Led by expert surgeons and supported by the region's most experienced clinicians and staff, our Total Knee Replacement program has earned The Joint Commission's Gold Seal of Approval. This certificate of distinction recognizes Atrium Health Floyd's success in meeting evidence-based standards for health care quality and safety that ensures our patients receive the best possible care.
Our joint center was developed in collaboration with Marshall-Steele, a health care firm led by doctors and nationally recognized for its joint replacement expertise.
Patients of Atrium Health Floyd Musculoskeletal Care Joint Replacement receive surgery in one of Atrium Health Floyd Medical Center's fully equipped surgery suites. Here the region's most respected and skilled surgeons, together with a highly-trained support staff, utilize the most advanced, next-generation technology and techniques available.
Although recovery times vary, total knee replacement patients typically go home from the hospital two to three days after knee replacement surgery. Most patients use a walker or cane for the first four weeks, return to driving within three weeks and resume light physical activity within 12 weeks.
To learn more about Atrium Health Floyd Musculoskeletal Care Joint Replacement, call 706-509-6489.