- Avoid stairs if you are unsteady or dizzy.
- Climb the stairs one at a time.
- Do not switch feet for each new stair.
- Use crutches if instructed by your therapist. Your therapist will have you practice stair climbing, if needed.
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Intermountain Healthcare answeredAfter knee replacement surgery, be safe with stairs. If you must climb stairs, there are a few things to keep in mind to be safe: