Wound Care / Hyperbarics

 

Healing a chronic wound has its own set of requirements.

Jupiter Medical Center is uniquely equipped to help heal your chronic non-healing wounds. It is home to a comprehensive wound healing center that delivers advanced wound therapies in an outpatient setting.  These treatment modalities include bio-engineered skin substitutes, hyperbaric medicine, negative pressure therapy, biologicals and biosynthetic skin grafting, transcutaneous oxygen monitoring, Sensilase perfusion testing, total contact casting, and much more. The Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center at Jupiter Medical Center takes a multi-disciplinary approach to healing complex wounds.

 

When is wound care appropriate for me?

If you struggle with wounds that have not healed within 30 days, we can help. As experts in caring for chronic wounds that have resisted traditional treatment, the Wound Healing Center at Jupiter Medical Center has a success rate of 90% healed in just 12-16 weeks.

 

What type of wounds can the center help to heal?

Our Wound Healing & Hyperbaric team provides advanced treatments for acute and chronic wound of any type which have resisted traditional forms of care. These wounds include, but are not limited to:

  • Diabetic/Neuropathic ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Arterial/Ischemic wounds
  • Skin tears
  • Bone infection (osteolmyelitis)
  • Gangrene
  • Radiation injuries/wounds
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Surgical wounds
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Compromised skin grafts or flaps
  • Incontinence or other moisture related dermatitis
  • Minor burns**
  • Any wound that has not shown signs of improvement in 30 days

** Burn injuries that involve the face or threaten loss of function to extremities should first be evaluated at a trauma or burn center.

For more information or to schedule an appointment, call 561-263-5760.  

For information on Jupiter Medical Center's Diabetes Education Program, click HERE.

 


Jupiter Medical has the largest hyperbaric chambers in the state of Florida.