Wound Healing Center

Passavant Area Hospital’s Wound Healing Center offers a comprehensive program of specialized management by clinicians trained in advanced wound care, including such treatment modalities as excisional wound debridement, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, transcutaneous oxygen measurement and dressing changes. Other services include referrals such as home health, nutrition and diabetic education.

Advanced Wound Care

  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Skin tears
  • Post-surgical incisions
  • Radiation wounds
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Burns
  • Any wound that has not shown signs of significant improvement in 30 days

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) 

  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Ulcers of the lower extremities
  • Acute peripheral arterial insufficiency
  • Acute traumatic peripheral ischemia
  • Compromised skin grafts
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Progressive necrotizing infections
  • Actinomycosis
  • Chronic refractory osteomyelitis
  • Soft tissue radionecrosis
  • Crush injuries
  • Gas gangrene
  • Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss

For more information on our wound treatments, please contact Jessica Ford, RN BSN, Manager of Clinical Services at 217-245-9541 x 5769