Wound Care Facilities - Terre Haute Regional Hospital | Terre Haute, IN
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For more information about the Center for Wound Care, please call 237.9946 or stop by for a tour and meet the staff.

Wound Care Facilities

The Center

The Center for Wound Care has two exam rooms, plus a suite with two large, clear acrylic hyperbaric oxygen chambers, each with its own TV/VCR and CD player for patients to watch movies or listen to music during treatment. The completely transparent chambers allow patients to see and be seen.

Meet George and Gracie

The Hyperbaric Chambers that are a part of our Center for Wound Care healing tools. These non- invasive clear acrylic chambers provide 100% oxygen to promote the optimum healing opportunity. While breathing pure oxygen, the patient's blood plasma becomes saturated, carrying 20 to 30 times the normal amount of oxygen to the body's tissue. The ultimate result is the body's natural wound healing mechanisms (which are oxygen dependent) are able to function more efficiently. Continued use of HBOT increases the body's immune and healing response. Our Certified Hyperbaric Technician will educate you with the knowledge to complete this therapy program with the best results.

Conditions That May Benefit from Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

  • Diabetic wounds of the lower extremity
  • Wounds that have not healed in four weeks
  • Post-radiation tissue injury
  • Diabetes-related foot and ankle ulcers
  • Crush injuries
  • Wounds caused by poor circulation or trauma
  • Compromised grafts and flaps
  • Gangrene
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Necrotizing soft tissue infections (flesh eating bacteria)
  • Acute tramamatic peripheral ischemia
  • Compromised skin grafts and flaps
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Actinomycosis