Spine Surgery Resources
There are FREE Education Seminars for patients scheduled to have spine surgery starting July 7, 2014.
FMC's spine surgeons highly recommend this seminar to better prepare patients and their families for their upcoming surgery.
Patients are strongly encouraged to bring a friend or family member who will be their "coach" during the recovery process. Each participant reviews the Patient Education Guidebook they received from their surgeon or during the Pre-Admissions appointment at FMC. Beverages will be served.
Every Monday morning from 9:15 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
For 2015- no classes May 25 and Sept. 7 due to holidays.
Classes offered in Navajo on the following Mondays from 10:30-11:45 a.m.
- Jan. 12, 2015
- March 9, 2015
- May 11, 2015
- July 13, 2015
- Sept. 14, 2015
- Nov. 9, 2015
Meet at FMC's East Campus Main Lobby at the start times and staff member will escort you to the Spine and Joint Surgery Center.
Patients who are not able to attend the seminar should review the following links before arriving at FMC for their surgery:
Spine surgery patients will receive a FREE guidebook and DVD from the Surgery Pre-Op Department.
FMC's orthopedic surgeons highly recommend that spine patients watch this DVD to better prepare them and their families for their upcoming surgery.
Please review the following links before arriving at FMC for their surgery: