Our approach to care is physician-driven and involves providers from multiple specialties. This ensures that our treatments have high success rates and that patients can heal quickly and effectively.
Sometimes, a wound is as simple as a paper cut or a scraped knee. This type of wound is usually minor and may be able to clear up on its own without needing more than a bandage or a little antiseptic cream.
However, there are some wounds that require more specialized treatment from a team of experts in wound care. That’s where the Stormont Vail Wound Care Center steps in.
The Wound Care Center offers patients access to top-notch outpatient wound care as well as hyperbaric medicine. We specialize in advanced wound care using clinical treatments, therapies and support services to treat chronic wounds.
Conditions We Treat
Neuropathic & Ischemic Ulcers
Surgical & Traumatic Wounds
OverviewSepsis is a potentially life-threatening condition that occurs when the body’s response to an infection damages its own tissues. When the infection-fighting processes turn on the body, they cause organs to function poorly and abnormally. Sepsis may progress to septic shock. This is a dramatic drop in blood pressure that can lead to severe organ…
Animal bites: First aid
To care for a minor animal bite or claw wound, such as one that only breaks the skin, take these steps: Wash the wound thoroughly with soap and water. Apply an antibiotic cream or ointment and cover the bite with a clean bandage. Seek prompt medical care if: The wound is a deep puncture or…