Wound Center

Millions of Americans are affected by hard-to-heal wounds resulting from a number of factors, including diabetes, poor circulation, trauma, vein disease, surgical incisions, and immobility.

If you have a wound that is not responding to conventional treatments, the experts at Providence Medical Wound Center offer advanced healing modalities. Our comprehensive approach is designed to speed the healing process, allowing our patients to resume a normal lifestyle and regain their quality of life as quickly as possible.

We provide care for:

  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Neuropathic ulcers
  • Arterial ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Problematic surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds

Highly Customized Care

Care begins with an evaluation at the Providence Wound Care involving a comprehensive physical examination and review of your medical history.

Diagnostic tests, such as X-rays, blood tests, and vascular studies, may be ordered as part of your personalized treatment plan. Our wound care professionals will work with you and your referring physician to coordinate care and develop the best course of treatment for you.

Advanced Treatment Techniques

The wound care center offers a variety of treatment techniques:

  • Debridement (cleaning of wound surfaces)
  • Vascular assessment (evaluation of arteries and veins)
  • Compression therapy for edema (swelling)
  • State-of-the-art topical therapies
  • Antibiotic therapy
  • Negative-pressure therapy
  • FDA-approved, bioengineered tissue grafting

Wellness Programs

We offer a variety of outpatient services that can be coordinated with your care at Providence Medical Medical Center including a lymphedema therapy, pain management and outpatient rehabilitation.

Insurance and Referrals

A prescription from your primary care physician is required for evaluation and treatment.

For more information about the Providence Medical Wound Center, call 913-596-7230.

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