Providence Hospital Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine offers specialized equipment, advanced technology and highly trained staff.
Providence Hospital Wound Care Center and Hyperbaric Medicine offers specialized equipment, advanced technology and highly trained staff for the management of complex problem wounds. We offer comprehensive patient wound care using the latest in modern medical technology, including three hyperbaric oxygen chambers.
- Specialized antibiotic dressings
- Negative pressure wound therapy
- Physician-monitored hyperbaric oxygen therapy
- Diabetes leg and foot ulcer care
- Nutrition counseling/education/prevention
- Antibiotic therapy
- Tissue oxygenation studies
The staff is able to help patients with a variety of conditions, including diabetic foot or leg ulcers, lower leg ulcers due to poor circulation, chronic soft tissue infections, chronic bone infections, radiation tissue damage and preservation of skin grafts and flaps. As part of its comprehensive approach to healing, the Center treats the whole patient, not just the wound, and collaborates closely with referring physicians. We emphasize patient education and nutritional counseling, as part of a treatment plan designed to prevent recurrence.