The surgery isn't all that bad. You're asleep for most of it. (All of it if you're lucky)
Had mine done 2 years ago this July(June?). The tough part is the rehab. Do what the therapist tells you. Even when it hurts like hell.
Recedite, plebes! Gero rem imperialem.
Quote me as saying I was misquoted.
Once you get rid of integrity the rest is a piece of cake.
Here's to our wives and sweethearts - may they never meet.
If you agreed with me we'd both be right.