Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine

A nonhealing wound can reduce your mobility, increase chance for infection and make it tougher for you to recover. Our team is here to care for nonhealing wounds to get you on with your life.

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Wounds can be difficult to heal, especially if you have a chronic condition such as diabetes, circulation issues or reduced mobility. If you have a nonhealing wound, Nuvance Health® wound care specialists offer state-of-the-art diagnosis, treatment and follow-up care.

Wound care and hyperbaric medicine at Nuvance Health: Why choose us?

A chronic wound that won’t heal can be a painful daily concern. Our goal is to heal your wounds so you can get on with living. Count on us for care that’s:

  • Close to home
    We bring wound healing close to you, with seven wound care centers in hospital settings in the New York’s Mid-Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. A dedicated team staffs each of the wound centers at Nuvance Health. Team members include doctors on the medical staff(s), registered nurses and specialty clinicians who are trained in advanced wound care.
  • Coordinated
    We coordinate your care throughout our system. We streamline treatment with electronic medical records so your doctors can access your records and history from any location.
  • Advanced
    Seal of Accreditation - Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical SocietyWe offer hyperbaric oxygen therapy and other treatments for complex, hard-to-heal wounds Our locations have received accreditation from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) which demonstrates commitment to providing the highest quality of patient care.
Care for complex wounds

The wound care team offers ultramodern treatments and expertise to accelerate wound healing for complex wounds. A specially trained team delivers hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy. This advanced therapy helps you heal, fight infection and encourages the formation of new small blood vessels.

We use HBO and other leading-edge treatment options for:

Hard-to-heal wounds

Wound care specialists at Nuvance Health offer advanced care for complex wounds, such as

  • Compromised skin grafts and flaps
  • Crush injuries
  • Delayed radiation injury
  • Diabetic wounds such as diabetic foot ulcers
  • Gas gangrene
  • Lymphedema
  • Nonhealing postoperative wounds
  • Ostomy care
  • Persistent or recurrent bone infection (chronic refractory osteomyelitis)
  • Post-traumatic burns
  • Post-traumatic edema
  • Pressure sores
  • Radiation-induced injuries
  • Skin grafts
  • Venous insufficiency
  • Wound, skin and bone infections

Non-wound injuries

The wound care team has expertise to treat non-wound related injuries, such as:

  • Soft tissue radiation necrosis
  • Radiation-induced hemorrhagic prostatitis and hemorrhagic cystitis
  • Radiation induced proctitis or enteritis
  • Mandibular radiation necrosis (osteoradionecrosis – ORN)
  • Idiopathic sudden sensorineural hearing loss