Advanced Wound & Burn Center

Advanced Wound & Burn Center

The goal of the Advanced Wound Program is to effectively treat a chronic wound and the underlying medical condition so the patient avoids inpatient hospitalization.

Conditions Served:

  • Neuropathic ulcers secondary to diabetes
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Post-surgical wounds
  • Vascular wounds
  • Arterial insufficiency ulcers

Services:

  • Comprehensive assessment and management
  • Modalities (Ultra Sound, Electrical Stim) to facilitate wound healing
  • Specialized dressings based on latest research & technology
  • Mechanical, chemical and sharp debridement
  • Compression therapy
  • Topical Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (THOT)- Portable units for in-home use are available
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy- machines which decreases bacterial load as well as increases blood flow and rate of granulation in a wound
  • Allograft- sterile human cadaveric skin