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Your wound care treatment begins with a thorough diagnostic examination to identify the type of wound you have and the underlying problems causing the wound. After this, a program specifically tailored to your needs will be initiated based on the most effective treatment options.
Your treatment may include:
- Infectious disease management
- Physical therapy
- Vascular evaluation
- Laboratory evaluation
- Nutritional management
- Pain management
- Diabetic education
- Nuclear medicine
Carolinas Wound Care Center, a facility of Carolinas Medical Center, specializes in hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), a treatment in which the patient breathes in 100 percent oxygen inside a pressurized chamber. The treatment quickly delivers high concentrations of oxygen to the bloodstream, assists in the healing process of wounds and is effective in fighting certain types of infections. It also stimulates the growth of new blood vessels and improves circulation. This innovative treatment option is used to treat a variety of wounds in an outpatient setting.
- Enhancement of healing in select problem wounds
- Necrotizing soft tissue infections
- Radiation tissue damage
- Skin grafts and flaps
- Diabetic wounds of the lower extremity
- Acute traumatic injury
Call our Center to schedule a tour of our facility at 704-512-5360.