Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine
Helping You Heal Faster
Our exceptional team offers a variety of healing options, such as hyperbaric medicine and a specialized wound treatment process to combat your most difficult wounds.
Dedicated to Wound Healing
Millions of Americans suffer from chronic wounds caused by diabetes, poor circulation or other conditions.
Evangelical’s Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine team is dedicated to healing those troublesome wounds.
If a non-healing wound keeps you from the things you like to do, we can help you get your life back.
Who Benefits from Wound and Hyperbaric Medicine
If you have a wound that has not shown improvement in more than one month or healed entirely in two months, you may benefit from specialized wound care.
Indications for wound care:
- Diabetic ulcers
- Neuropathic ulcers
- Pressure ulcers
- Ischemic ulcers
- Venous insufficiency
- Traumatic wounds
- Surgical wounds
- Peristomal skin irritations
- Other chronic, non-healing wounds
Indications for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT):
- Diabetic ulcers of the lower extremities
- Soft tissue radionecrosis and osteoradionecrosis
- Chronic refractory osteomyelitis
- Compromised skin grafts and flaps
- Crush injury/acute traumatic peripheral ischemia
- Progressive necrotizing infection/fascitis
- Acute peripheral arterial insufficiency
Patients may be referred by a physician, healthcare professional or self-referred. The wound care physician will complete a history and physical, order diagnostic tests and determine a plan of care following established clinical practices and guidelines for patient wounds. Treatment will focus on the causation of the wound, co-existing conditions that impact wound healing and topical wound management.
Services offered include:
- Wound consultation/evaluation, diagnostic and ongoing assessments and treatment
- Non-invasive vascular studies
- Specialty wound dressings
- Bio-engineered skin grafts/substitutes
- Compression therapy
- Treatment of wound, skin and bone infections including antibiotic therapy
- Patient and family education
- Pressure off-loading devices and footwear
- Negative pressure wound therapy
- Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
Our team is not just about the physicians and nurses. You will have access to a nutritionist, a diabetes educator and a vascular specialist - all conveniently located under one roof.
The surgeons work with your primary care physician to comprehensively manage your wound and health conditions. You will continue to see your regular physician for all routine medical care. We will keep your doctor informed of your treatment plan and progress.
The clinic is located adjacent to the Rooke Pavilion on the hospital's campus, at parking lot F, with convenient parking located directly in front of the facility.