Severe or chronic wounds caused by diabetes, poor circulation or other problems, have a better chance to heal if patients are involved in a program of whole body care. But, this kind of treatment can be hard to manage because it involves many different clinicians. That's where our wound care provider comes in.
Our wound care provider is specially trained in wound management. She can treat your wounds and help identify and treat many common causes of chronic wounds.
- Pressure ulcers
- Neuropathic ulcers
- Ischemic ulcers
- Venous insufficiency
- Traumatic wounds
- Surgical wounds
We utilize the newest clinical tools for wound healing to speed up the healing process. Most problem wounds respond to basic wound treatments:
- Topical wound medications
- Specialized dressings
- Debridement of non-viable or infected tissue
- Compression wrapping
- Gradient compression stockings
- Off-weighting and pressure reduction
- Patient education
In some cases, patients require advanced wound healing therapies such as:
- Growth factors
Call 507-333-3300 to schedule an appointment.