Advanced Wound Care for Advanced Wounds

The BDCH Advanced Wound Center’s mission is to improve the quality of life for all of our patients. That means aggressively managing wounds to ensure they heal quickly and completely. We work in conjunction with your referring physicians as partners to determine a complete set of wound care protocols to address your individual needs. In addition, we provide all patients with dedicated and specialized attention, enabling them to return to live a full life free from the pain of chronic wounds.

The BDCH Advanced Wound Center is staffed by a multi-disciplinary team of health professionals with specific training in the most advanced techniques available for the treatment of chronic and hard-to heal wounds. Our clinical approach is systematic and focused on rapid healing while also addressing the underlying causes of your wounds. We execute evidence-based protocols to produce consistent high-quality patient outcomes. You can expect customized evaluation and treatment followed by education, including nutrition and exercise, to minimize reoccurrence.

The Advanced Wound Center of Beaver Dam Community Hospitals, Inc. offers treatment options that can help heal chronic wounds, giving you back your quality of life!

Treatment consists of all or some of the following:
  • Debridement
  • Infection Control
  • Revascularization
  • Bioengineered Skin Substitutes
  • Compression Therapy
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) is one of several advanced treatment modalities offered by the BDCH Advanced Wound Center. In short, HBOT allows for an increase of 10 times in plasma oxygen concentration, thereby accelerating the wound healing process.
 
Indications for HBOT:
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Refractory osteomyelitis
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Soft tissue radionecrosis
  • Compromised skin graft/flap
  • Crush injuries
  • Necrotizing infections
  • Gas gangrene
  • Arterial insufficiency
  • Acute CO poisoning 
For more information about advanced wound care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy, please call (920) 887-5990.
Facts About Wound Care
Nearly 6 million patients in the United States are affected by chronic wounds, costing the health care system an estimated $20 billion annually. Every year more than 1 million people with diabetes will develop foot ulcers; 20-30% of those cases will eventually require amputation. 

Indications for Wound Care:
  • Diabetic Wounds
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Arterial ulcers
  • Vasculitic ulcers
  • Non-healing surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Infected wounds