Learn more about wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy in Kansas City.
Our physicians have been treating wounds for over 20 years and are very knowledgeable on the latest groundbreaking treatments.
They are board certified in Emergency Medicine and Hyperbaric Medicine. Whether it’s a specialized wound dressing, medication, or hyperbaric oxygen therapy, rest assured they know what is best for you. Their office has two hyperbaric oxygen chambers to help treat patients when necessary.
The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Society defines hyperbaric oxygen (HBO2) as an intervention in which an individual breathes near 100% oxygen intermittently while inside a hyperbaric chamber that is pressurized to greater than sea level pressure (1.4 atmosphere absolute, or ATA). For clinical purposes, the pressure must equal or exceed 1.4 ATA while breathing near 100% oxygen.
Hyperbaric oxygen provides enhanced healing in certain conditions because of multiple mechanisms of action to include:
Our Healient wound care team is dedicated to providing compassionate, comprehensive wound care. There are two hyperbaric oxygen chambers at our clinic.