Elkhart General doctors will be live tweeting during surgery

Social media is heading inside the surgery room this weekend. Thursday, doctors at Elkhart General Hospital Center for Joint Replacement will be live Tweeting during a partial knee replacement surgery.

You can follow along by following @ElkhartGeneral or by using the #EGHsurgery at 11 o'clock Thursday morning.

The goal is to educate patients about what takes place during the surgery, and to alleviate concerns for future patients.

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