Most wounds will gradually repair themselves over the course of the body’s natural healing process. There are instances, however, when a wound resists healing. These “non-healing wounds” can reflect medical problems that require ongoing, specialized treatment and care.
Holistic & Comprehensive Approach
Allegiance Health creates a treatment plan to address your needs as an individual. Our team works closely with your personal physician and others involved in your care to ensure that we are not only addressing your immediate needs, but considering your overall condition.
Staff Trained in the Latest Techniques
Our staff includes advanced practice nurses with additional certification in wound, ostomy and continence nursing through the Wound Ostomy Continence Nurses Credentialing Board and the American Burn Association. We offer effective treatment and therapies designed to help promote the healing process.
Education & Support
Caring for your wound at home between visits is important for proper healing. Our team will educate you and your caregivers and suggest lifestyle changes that may aid the healing process. If a chronic disease is involved, we will help you understand how the disease impacts your body’s ability to heal.
The Wound Care Center staff includes advanced practice nurses with additional certification in wound, ostomy and continence nursing through the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Our staff is trained to provide many of the latest therapies, including:
- Debridement (removal of dead skin)
- Compression therapy
- Wound vac
- Moist wound healing
- Pulse lavage
- Stoma siting
- Ostomy care
Vincent Ferrini, MD
- Hyperbaric Medicine
- Emergency Medicine
- Residency: Mount Sinai Medical Center
- Medical School: Wright State University