Athens Regional Health System
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Wound Center and Hyperbaric Medicine

Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical SocietyThe 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

Hyperbaric Oxygen TherapyWe 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

Comprehensive Wound Center and Hyperbaric Medicine