The Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine at Swedish Medical Center Denver, Colorado

Wound Care

The Center for Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine at Swedish offers a variety of advanced treatments and therapy options, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, which uses 100% oxygen and pressure to heal complex wounds.

Wounds types treated at the facility include:

  • Surgical wounds
  • Lower leg/foot wounds
  • Radiation damage (soft tissue or bone)
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Vascular ulcers
  • Skin tears, grafts or flaps
  • Thermal burns
  • Post traumatic wounds
  • Crush Injuries
  • Acute wounds

Additional specialized treatments

  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy for the treatment of
    • Diabetic lower extremity ulcers
    • Soft tissue radionecrosis
    • Preparation and Preservation of a compromised skin graft/flap
    • Chronic refractory osteomyelitis
    • Atherosclerosis of the native arteries with ulceration
    • Osteoradionecrosis
    • Crush injuries
  • Bio-Engineered skin substitutes for the treatment of
    • Diabetic foot ulcers
    • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
    • Advanced wound dressings