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Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

The St. Joseph Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine uses a multidisciplinary approach and consults with Infectious Diseases, Vascular Surgery, Orthotics and Prosthetics, Plastic Surgery and several other specialties when needed.

The center is a comprehensive outpatient facility designed to treat non-healing or difficult wounds. A  team of qualified professionals to assure optimal patient care includes a physician with advanced training in comprehensive wound management and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, as well as nursing and clinical staff with advanced training in the care of acute and chronic wounds and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy.

Each patient at the St. Joseph Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine is given a thorough diagnostic examination of their wound and then a comprehensive and personalized treatment plan is developed and communicated to the referring physician. Updates on the patient's progress are submitted regularly to the referring physician. In addition, periodic evaluations and adjustments are made during treatment to ensure the patient has a positive outcome.

Services include:

  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Enzymatic Debridement 
  • Comprehensive Wound Care 
  • Negative Pressure Therapy
  • Biologic Debridement
  •  Nutritional Counseling
  •  Sharp Debridement


Patients who benefit from our services include those with:

  • Ulcers of unknown etiology
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Diabetic lower extremity wounds
  • Arterial insufficiency ulcers
  • Non-healing surgical wounds
  • Crush injury or traumatic wounds
  • Abscess wounds that have not responded
    well to incision & drainage and antibiotics
  • Recent hospital discharge with any type of wound
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Vasculitic ulcers
  • Radionecrosis wounds
  • Chronic osteomyelitis
  • Burns
  • Skin grafts and flaps

Contact our office to learn how to make an appointment, and whether or not you will need a referral.

The St. Joseph Center for Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

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