If you are scheduled for or considering knee or hip replacement surgery, you are invited to attend Samaritan's JOINT CAMP! Members of Samaritan's Surgical, Nursing, Physical & Occupational Therapy Team and North Country Orthopeadics Group providers will present information on the following topics:

  • How to prepare for surgery
  • What to expect during your hospital stay
  • Physical & Occupational Therapy
  • Discharge information
  • Tips for home

Attendees are encouraged to bring a care partner with them. There is no cost to attend JOINT CAMP. 

Download our Joint Camp Brochure for more information.

Call 315-785-4088 to register to attend one of these educational sessions.

All Joint Camp sessions are from 2:00 - 4:30 pm. They are held in the Carman Conference Room, located on the 1st floor in the Pavilion Building of the main hospital. Visitors may park in the FREE parking garage, enter through the Main entrance and head towards the Cafeteria.  The Carman Conference Room is across from the Cafeteria.

2016 Schedule:

January 6 & 27

February 10 & 24

March 2 & 23

April 13 & 27

May 4 & 25

June 8 & 22

July 6 & 27

August 10 & 24

September 7 & 28

October 5 & 26

November 2

December 7

Samaritan Medical Center has been designated by Excellus BlueCross BlueShield as a Blue Distinction Center+ for Knee and Hip Replacement. Learn more about this designation today!