Wound Types

Our Wound Care Practice

Different type of wounds

We have experience treating several type of wounds…

Pressure Ulcers

Also known as bedsores, pressure injuries, or decubitus ulcers, these wounds are caused by pressure on the skin.

Venous Stasis Ulcers

Venous insufficiency ulcers occur in the lower extremities and caused by the swelling and drainage of fluid as a result of poor venous circulation.

Skin Tears

Cuts, tears, and breaks in the skin on the extremities caused by some direct or friction force on the skin.

Arterial Ulcers

Arterial insufficiency ulcers are usually located on the ankle or foot caused by poor circulation to the lower extremities.

Burns

First, second and thrid degree burns caused by any source – heat, chemical or electricity that damages the body’s tissues.

Diabetic Foot Ulcers

These wounds generally occur on the feet and are a result of changes to nerves and circulation in the body caused by diabetes.

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