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To learn more about knee or hip replacement at Virginia Hospital Center, contact our Total Joint Replacement Patient Line. Call 703.558.6621 or email

Joint Replacement Program

When you need joint replacement, choose Virginia Hospital Center for a comprehensive approach to patient care. Benefit from our focus on excellent surgical outcomes and patient satisfaction.

Attend a Preoperative Joint Replacement Class

Attend the required Total Joint Replacement Class with your caregiver four to six weeks before your surgery. We offer a variety of class formats to suit your needs. Complete the online joint replacement class registration to receive class information.

  • Virtual class - Actively participate in class and ask question from the comfort of your home.
  • In-person class - Visit Virginia Hospital Center and attend an in person class. 
  • Pre-recorded online class - Watch at your convenience on your computer or mobile device. Also a great option for caregivers who cannot attend live versions of the class. 

Read Your Joint Replacement Booklet

Download and review the joint replacement booklet for your procedure. Bring it with you to the hospital on the day of your surgery.

Preoperative Knee Replacement Booklet [PDF]

Preoperative Hip Replacement Booklet [PDF]

About Joint Replacement at Virginia Hospital Center

High-Quality Joint Replacement Center

See why Virginia Hospital Center's joint replacement program stands out:

  • Joint Commission certification for knee and hip replacement
  • Exceptional patient satisfaction
  • Preoperative Total Joint Replacement class available online helps you prepare for surgery and a smooth recovery
  • Private rooms with private bathrooms so you can focus on recovery

    Hip & Knee Procedures

    Your doctor may recommend joint replacement surgery if nonsurgical treatment hasn't helped reduce pain and restore joint movement. Trust a team experienced in:

    • Partial joint replacement – Removes the most damaged joint tissue and then lines the surface of what remains with metal
    • Total joint replacement – Replaces all or part of a damaged joint with an artificial device made of metal and plastic (a prosthesis)
      • Direct anterior approach for total hip replacement – Uses minimally invasive techniques to perform your hip replacement surgery

    Team Approach

    Achieve the best possible outcome from your joint replacement because we take a team approach to getting you back to your daily activities as safely, quickly and comfortably as possible. Your Virginia Hospital Center joint replacement team includes:

    Comprehensive Care

    See how Virginia Hospital Center helps you through every part of your joint replacement journey.

    Learn about how we help you prepare for joint replacement surgery, and review resources for patients after surgery.

    Related Locations

    • Main Hospital
      Main Hospital


      1701 N George Mason Drive
      Arlington, VA 22205