MidAmerica Hand and Shoulder Clinic offers a wide variety of skilled wound care services by clinicians who specialize in the treatment of chronic non-healing wounds.Individual care and patient education are paramount to our success.
Who needs the services of a wound care clinic? Many patients including those with burns, traumatic injuries, ulcerations, and infections, often with diabetes as an underlying medical condition are just a few of the individuals who need to undergo skilled wound care. Our specialists will provide patients with a comprehensive program suited to their specific condition. Comprehensive strategies are used to educate patients on their conditions and also how to reduce the risk or further injury or recurrence. Occupational or physical therapy may be prescribed as an adjunct to your wound care program as maintaining physical fitness, maintaining joint mobility, splinting and utilizing techniques to reduce extremity swelling are also important considerations for wound care and healing. The length of an individualized wound care program depends on each the need of each patient.
For more information about MidAmerica’s wound care service or to schedule an appointment please call us at (708) 237-7200.