What is Walk It Forward?


Walk it Forward is not your average volunteer program.
This unique initiative of the AMD3 Foundation and the Bone and Joint Center at Magee gives joint replacement patients the opportunity to connect with patients just like them!
Whether you are a patient seeking support or a volunteer opportunity, we can’t wait for you to Join the Movement and Walk it Forward with us!

Explore our website to read patient stories, share your own story or to meet other patients for support.

Understanding Hip & Knee Arthritis

Listen to this pre-recorded session and hear Dr. Tony DiGioia discuss the causes of arthritis and share treatment options both nonoperative and surgical. He has highlighted factors to consider when choosing surgery for hip or knee arthritis. You’ll also find out about wellness steps you can take before and after joint replacement.


You can listen to the full recording by clicking here. Be on the lookout for other informational events by visiting www.boneandjointhealth.org.


patient resizedHave you had a joint replacement? Are you looking for a unique way to give back to the community? You can Walk it Forward with The AMD3 Foundation! Find out how you can become a volunteer.

There are a variety of ways to get involved. You can join the Patient and Family Advisory Council, become a Voice of Experience volunteer, become a Patient Navigator or join the Operation Walk Pittsburgh Home Team!


Request Help

RequestAVolunteerAs a patient who will be receiving joint replacement surgery, you may be wondering the answers to a number of questions. You can learn all about what to expect before your surgery, receive recovery tips and have support from someone just like you!

Get set up with a Walk it Forward volunteer on your Journey to Wellness!