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It’s time to heal and live a healthy, active life again.
If you have a wound that won’t heal--resulting from diabetes or another health condition – you know how much it can affect your quality of life. In addition to being painful, wounds can reduce your ability to get around and do all the things you need to do. That’s where Washington Health System Wound and Skin Healing Center and Hyperbaric Medicine can help.


Our team of doctors and nurses specialize in treating wounds that won’t heal and will develop a program based on your individual needs. We use the latest, most innovative treatment methods designed to relieve pain, promote healing, and prevent infection and re-injury.

 

 

Wound Care
Every wound has its unique set of circumstances, and Washington Health System Wound and Skin Healing Center and Hyperbaric Medicine is equipped and staffed to address them all. We are experts at caring for people whose open sores have resisted traditional treatment, and the successes we achieve provide lasting life changes for our patients.


Washington Health System Wound and Skin Healing Center and Hyperbaric Medicine is staffed with a team of doctors, nurses, and healthcare providers, all dedicated to healing chronic wounds. The causes of open sores are complex and our group represents expertise in all of the major areas necessary to treat their varied circumstances and challenges.


Whatever it takes for healing to occur – whether a medication change or something more complex – we have the expertise and technology to make that happen.

 

 

New Wound Healing Options
At Washington Health System Wound and Skin Healing Center and Hyperbaric Medicine, you'll receive a customized treatment plan to heal your wound. The sooner your treatment begins, the better the chance you have of complete recovery.

 


Your wound care physician may prescribe one or more of these therapies:

  • Debridement (removal of dead or damaged tissue)
  • Specially chosen dressings and wraps
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
  • Bio-engineered tissue substitutes
  • Lymphedema Manual Therapy
  • Platelet growth technologies