Wound Healing Center
When the body’s natural healing process and standard medical treatments don’t work, people in San Antonio turn to the Wound Healing Center at Baptist Medical Center and at Northeast Baptist Hospital because of our high success rate and our state-of-the-art private hyperbaric chambers.
- Specially trained physicians
- High-quality patient care
- State-of-the-art hyperbaric chambers
Non-healing wounds are very common in diabetics. Twenty percent of hospital admissions of diabetics are because of lower limb problems.
San Antonio has the second-highest death rate for diabetes among the 54 largest U.S. cities. Diabetes can damage nerves in your feet and cause neuropathy, a condition that makes it hard for you to feel injuries or sore spots.
With the height of the flu season upon us and the common cold virus insiduously spreading, keeping germs at bay can be a vigilant task. Another serious type of germ is the Staph germ which can also be easily spread and can cause Methicillin-Resistant Staph Infection (MRSA), a bacterial infection that is resistant to some antibiotics.
When the body’s natural healing process and standard medical treatments don’t work, people in San Antonio turn to The Wound Healing Center because of our high success rate and our state-of-the-art hyperbaric chambers.