Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine

What is Wound Care?

Wound care and hyperbaric medicine provides high-quality treatment options for complex wounds to advance healing and improve quality of life. While most wounds heal with minimal intervention, some wounds have a variety of causes that require a comprehensive approach to treatment and prevention of reoccurrence. One may seek would-care services for chronic or problem wounds, diabetic foot ulcers, ischemic ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, pressure ulcers, transcutaneous oximetery, ostomy instruction and care or hyperbaric oxygen therapy. The wound specialists work with your family physicians for ease of access and to coordinate care.

What is Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy provides patients with 100 percent oxygen under pressure, enabling greater amounts of oxygen to be dissolved into the bloodstream and delivered to the body tissues in amounts that enhance healing. One may need hyperbaric oxygen therapy for air or gas embolism, carbon monoxide poisoning, central retinal artery occlusion, crush injury, decompression sickness, problem wounds, diabetic foot lesions, exceptional blood loss anemia and more. The wound specialists work with your family physicians for ease of access and to coordinate care.