Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy - Winnsboro
Trinity Mother Frances WoundCARE – Winnsboro has achieved accreditation by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy. Which means we meet the highest performance standards in staffing, training, equipment installation, operation and maintenance, facility and patient safety and patient care. Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) 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
• Chronic Osteomyelitis
• Comprised skin grafts and flaps
• Diabetic ulcer of the lower extremities
• Radiation injuries
• Thermal burns
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
Doctors on the medical staff practice independently and are not employees or agents of the hospital.
Our Facility & Provider
WoundCARE – Winnsboro
Mother Frances Hospital - Winnsboro
719 W. Coke Rd. Winnsboro, TX 75494
Phone: (903) 342-3973
Map To Winnsboro WoundCARE
Alberto Delacruz, MD, Medical Director
*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.