Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy - Tyler
Trinity Mother Frances WoundCARE is an accredited Center of Distinction in Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Which means experts in the field of Hyperbaric Wound Care Therapy have been checking up on us, and they have recognized our commitment to the highest performance standards in staffing and training, equipment installation, operation and maintenance, facility and patient safety and quality patient care.
Making Trinity Mother Frances WoundCARE part of an elite group of 88 facilities throughout the United States currently accredited and only 28 with the title of a Center of Distinction. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBO) is an important addition to the treatment of chronic non-healing wounds. When hyperbaric oxygen therapy is combined with the team approach of hyperbaric specialists and the referring physician, we can provide very effective treatment to various conditions.
Benefits of Hyperbaric Oxygen therapy
-Increased healing rates for chronic non-healing wounds
-Potential to decrease mortality by 2/3*
-Reduced risk of amputation
Appropriate Wounds for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
-Compromised skin grafts and flaps
-Diabetic ulcers of the lower extremities
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Treatment:
-Patients are placed in an HBOT chamber at two to three times the atmospheric pressure while breathing 100% oxygen
-Treatment sessions last anywhere from 90 to 120 minutes
-Treatment administered once daily, five days a week
-20-40 Treatments may be required for select wounds
Our Facility & Provider
WoundCARE - Tyler
Mother Frances Hospital - Tyler,
800 E. Dawson
Phone (903) 531-5788
Fax (903) 525-1568
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*Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, Bethesda, Maryland. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, A Committee Report, 1992. Kindwall EP, Gottlieb LJ, Larsen DL. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in Plastic Surgery: A Review Article. Plas Recon Surg 1991; 88(5): 898-908.