Wound Care / Hyperbarics

Healing a chronic wound has its own set of requirements.

Jupiter Medical Center is uniquely equipped to help heal your chronic non-healing wounds. It is home to a comprehensive wound healing center that delivers advanced wound therapies in an outpatient setting.  These treatment modalities include bio-engineered skin substitutes, hyperbaric medicine, negative pressure therapy, biologicals and biosynthetic skin grafting, transcutaneous oxygen monitoring, Sensilase perfusion testing, total contact casting, and much more. The Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center at Jupiter Medical Center takes a multi-disciplinary approach to healing complex wounds.


When is wound care appropriate for me?

If you struggle with wounds that have not healed within 30 days, we can help. As experts in caring for chronic wounds that have resisted traditional treatment, the Wound Healing Center at Jupiter Medical Center has a success rate of 90% healed in just 12-16 weeks.


What type of wounds can the center help to heal?

Our Wound Healing & Hyperbaric team provides advanced treatments for acute and chronic wound of any type which have resisted traditional forms of care. These wounds include, but are not limited to:

Diabetic/Neuropathic ulcers
Venous stasis ulcers
Pressure ulcers
Arterial/Ischemic wounds
Skin tears
Bone infection (osteolmyelitis)
Gangrene
Radiation injuries/wounds
Osteoradionecrosis
Surgical wounds
Traumatic injuries
Compromised skin grafts or flaps
Incontinence or other moisture related dermatitis
Minor burns**
Any wound that has not shown signs of improvement in 30 days

** Burn injuries that involve the face or threaten loss of function to extremities should first be evaluated at a trauma or burn center.

 

Patient Satisfaction

Jupiter Medical Center Wound Care & Hyperbarics Center has been honored with the  Robert A. Warriner III, M.D., Center of Excellence Award for 2015.  For the past two years the center has consistently achieved patient satisfaction rates higher than 92%, healing rate of at least 91% in less than 30 days among other quality standards.  The award is named for Dr. Robert A. Warriner III, a pioneer in wound care.  Jupiter Medical Center partners with Healogics, who manages nearly 800 Wound Care Centers across the nation.  Out of 800 providers 110 were honored with this prestigious award.