Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine

The Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine provides provides compassionate, advanced care to anyone with a wound, whether minor, complex or chronic. We are committed to giving each individual specialized care with the goal of resuming a normal lifestyle with the best possible quality of life.

Our highly specialized and experienced team provides an integrated and comprehensive approach to patient care. We work with referring physicians to create an individual treatment plan specific to the patient and their wound. We provide complete assessment, treatment and education.

Our wound care experts include:

  • Advanced practice registered nurses (APRN)
  • Certified hyperbaric technicians and nurses
  • Physicians*
  • Physician assistants
  • Respiratory therapists
  • Scar management nurse
  • Surgeons
  • Wound ostomy nurses
*Physicians are board-certified in surgery, critical care, podiatry and hyperbaric medicine with specializations in trauma and burns and a passion and expertise for wound healing.

Types of Wounds

We treat any type of wound, no matter how recent or how long it has been present. We specialize in caring for those who have difficulty healing due to diabetes, poor circulation, vein disease, trauma, surgical incisions, infections, medication (such as steroids), radiation therapy, and immobility. Areas of expertise include:

  • Amputation stump wounds
  • Animal and insect bites
  • Burn and skin graft follow-up care
  • Burn scar therapy
  • Diabetic wounds
  • Foot and ankle wounds
  • Infected wounds
  • Lower leg swelling
  • Lymphedema related ulcers
  • Minor burns
  • Ostomies
  • Pressure sores
  • Radiation damaged skin, soft tissue or bone
  • Skin tears and hematomas (blood blisters)
  • Surgical wounds and incisions which are slow to heal
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Vascular leg and foot wounds
  • Venous stasis ulcers

Services

We offer a comprehensive range of wound care services:

  • Assessment
  • Burn scar treatment
  • Cleansing
  • Dressings and topical treatments
  • Human skin equivalent grafting
  • Infection therapy
  • Layered compression wraps
  • Topical therapies
  • Total contact casting

Advanced Therapies

  • Antibacterial wound therapies
  • Bioengineered skin substitutes
  • Debridement (removal of damaged tissue)
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) treatment
  • Negative pressure wound therapy
  • Ostomy care and education

Coordinated Care

  • Custom footwear
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Non-invasive vascular studies
  • Orthotics and prosthetics
  • Physical and occupational therapy

Contact Us

203-384-4325 (HEAL)

Locations

141 Mill Hill Avenue
Bridgeport, CT 06610

Park Avenue Medical Center
5520 Park Avenue
Trumbull, CT 06611

No referral is necessary.

Hours of Operation:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday: 8 am - 5 pm
Wednesday: 8 am - 12 pm