Center For Wound Healing

For patients suffering from chronic wounds, the path to healing begins here. If you have an open wound or ulcer, ask your physician to refer you to The Center for Wound Healing at Palisades Medical Center.

Certain kinds of wounds can take a long time to heal and require specialized care. If your wound has not responded to conventional therapy, The Center for Wound Healing at Palisades Medical Center can help! Our multi-disciplinary team focuses on healing chronic, complex, and traumatic wounds, including:

  • Arterial ulcers
  • Burns
  • Compromised skin flaps and grafts
  • Crush injuries
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Infected wounds
  • Ischemic ulcers
  • Metabolic wounds
  • Necrotizing infections
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Radiation injury
  • Surgical dehiscence
  • Vascular wounds
  • Venous ulcers
A wound is serious. Get serious help at Palisades.

The Center for Wound Healing at Palisades Medical Center uses the most advanced tools and treatment approaches available today. Our average time to healing is well above the national average, meaning we get you back to your daily life sooner.

Hyperbaric Chamber

We provide state-of-the-art treatments, including:

  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
  • Compression therapy
  • Diabetic foot management
  • Biologic skin substitutes
  • Edema management
  • Labs, imaging and scans
  • Coordination of dietary and diabetes education services
  • Wound care education
  • Off-loading (taking pressure off the wound)
  • Debridement (removal of dead tissue)
  • Specialty dressings that promote healing and limit the potential for infection
  • Topical prescription medications
  • Tissue biopsy
  • Negative pressure wound therapy
  • Vascular studies

Our specialists work together to offer an integrated approach to healing wounds. Team members include:

Our Specialists
  • Reconstructive plastic surgeons
  • Limb salvage trained surgical podiatrists
  • Limb salvage trained vascular surgeons
  • Infectious disease and internal medicine specialists
  • Endocrinologists
  • Hyperbaric medicine physicians
  • Wound care certified nurses
  • Wound care certified physicians

For questions or patient referrals, please call (201) 854-5203.