When to See a Wound Care Specialist
Chronic wounds cause complex medical problems, including pain, loss of function and compromised quality of life. If you have a non-healing wound, the Garden City Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Services at the Specialty Centers of Westland has the expertise and technology needed for a cure.
You may need to seek treatment if your wound:
• Has not healed after four to six weeks,
• Has become worse after four to six weeks, or
• Has resisted healing for months or years.
These types of wounds include:
• Surgical wounds
• Pressure ulcers
• Skin tears, grafts or flaps
• Radiation damage
• Lower leg/foot wounds
Non-healing WoundsNon-healing wounds are often associated with other underlying medical conditions. The Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Services is experienced and successful at treating wounds complicated by:
• Bone infections
• Bacterial infections
• Blood vessel disease
A physician prescription is not necessary to receive treatment. Our staff will act as a representative with your insurance company if your insurance company requires a referral.
Additional Services and Treatments
The Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Services offers a complete spectrum of wound healing treatment options, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, which uses oxygen and pressure to heal wounds. Your medical team will assess your wound and discuss with you the most appropriate options. These may include:
• Advanced wound dressings
• Bio-Engineered skin substitutes
• Antibiotic therapy
• Growth factor therapy
• Negative pressure therapy
• Mist therapy using painless ultrasound
Personalized Specialty Care
Our team of board-certified physicians, certified wound ostomy nurses and certified hyperbaric technologists works closely with patients and their physicians to develop a custom treatment plan. Your plan of care will include regular visits for therapy and progress assessments throughout the course of treatment.
The Garden City Hospital Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Services is located at the Specialty Centers of Westland, 35600 Central City Parkway across from Westland Mall.
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Make an Appointment Patients are routinely seen within one or two days of calling for an appointment. For more information or an appointment, call 734-762-9935 or contact Jay Winters at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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