Sports after Total Knee Replacement

Posted 9/10/2016

Can a person who has got a total knee replacement done participate in physical activities ?

The following is a list of sports that one can participate in after a total knee replacement :

Allowed activities
- Walking
- Slow Dancing
- Stationary or Non-stationary
- Bicycle
- Bowling
- Golf
- Low-impact Aerobics
- Croquet
- Swimming
- Shuffleboard

 

Allowed Activities With Some Experience
- Hiking (mild to moderate)
- Rowing
- Cross-Country Skiing
- Stationary Skiing (Nordic Trac)
- Faster walking
- Tennis (non-competitive)
- Certain Weight Machines
- Ice Skating

 

Activities Not Recommended
- Handball
- Squash
- Rock Climbing
- Soccer
- Singles Tennis
- Volleyball
- Football
- Gymnastics
- Lacrosse
- Hockey

- Basketball

- Jogging / Running

 

Probably Not Recommended
- Roller Blading
- Inline Skating
- Downhill Skiing

 

Sports after Total Knee Replacement
Sports after Total Knee Replacement