The Brain and Spine Institute is made up of experts in the field of neuroscience in order to bring patients the best healthcare in East Tennessee for a full range of neurological diseases and disorders.
In the U.S., chronic wounds affect approximately 7 million patients. At our Healogics Wound Care Center we treat these wounds and work to prevent a recurrence by correcting contributing factors such as controlling infection and enhancing medical and nutritional status.
The Wound Care Center is staffed with a unique team of specialists all dedicated to healing chronic wounds. The combined knowledge of our team members creates a multidisciplinary approach to wound management. We are dedicated to healing wounds that have not responded to traditional treatment.
For more information or to make an appointment call 865-305-5510.
Much of the success of your treatment depends on you. We count on you to follow directions carefully and watch your progress closely. You'll learn to care for your wound at home and how to protect yourself from further injuries. The staff at the Wound Care Center is available to answer questions and give you the support you need.
Treating wounds is a complex task. Each case is unique and patients will heal at varying rates. The Wound Care Center staff is prepared to handle a variety of different wounds which includes:
Certain risk factors may lead to chronic wounds, such as:
At the Wound Care Center you’ll receive the right treatment to heal your wound. Some of the following treatments may be included in your treatment plan:
We use the latest monitoring techniques such as transcutaneous oxygen monitoring and doppler evaluation of pulses.
Patients may call for an appointment or ask their physician for a referral.
To schedule an appointment call 865-305-5510.
University Wound Care & Hyperbaric Center
Hours of Operation: Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Building E, Suite E-40
1940 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920
It is a pleasure for us to be involved in the care of your slow healing wound. Please feel free to talk with us about any portion of your wound care.