A Conversation with Orthopedic Surgeon Edgar Fike - Part 1

Edgar Fike, MD, orthopedic surgeon at St. Mary's Regional Medical Center, answers some of the most common questions people have about whether joint replacement surgery is right for their particular situation. There are six short videos in total (less than two minutes each) - three below and three on this page. Watch them each to get a better understanding about hip or knee replacement, how to choose a doctor, how much pain to expect and what recovery looks like.

When is it time to have joint replacement surgery?

Edgar Fike, MD, Q & A, Video No. 1

How do I select a doctor and where to have joint replacement surgery?

Edgar Fike, MD, Q & A, Video No. 2

How much pain can I expect from hip and knee surgery and how will I handle it?

Edgar Fike, MD, Q & A, Video No. 3