Wound Center and Hyperbaric Medicine
The Comprehensive Wound Center and Hyperbaric Medicine department at Athens Regional is a leader in the treatment of acute and chronic wounds.
Accredited from the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, we combine state-of-the-art technology and compassionate clinical care to promote complete wound healing.
We're the only hospital-based hyperbaric medicine service available in Athens and the only hyperbaric service that offers a specialized test that helps determine the need for oxygen in healing wounds.
Wound Treatment Specialists
We provide a full range of wound treatment services, including diagnosis and comprehensive treatment options. The wounds we most commonly treat include:
- Diabetic ulcers
- Stasis ulcers
- Pressure ulcers (bed sores)
- Wounds resistant to healing
- Wounds caused by poor circulation, trauma or surgery
The highly-trained and dedicated specialists of our Wound Center work closely with you and your primary care physician to coordinate a specialized wound treatment plan. Your plan will include a full evaluation and address all factors necessary for wound healing.
Learn More about Wound Care at Athens Regional