Wound Care Program

As we age, wounds of any severity require more time to heal. As such, wounds require greater attention and a higher level of professional expertise. Working with patients, their families and their physicians, the wound care specialists at Taconic are devoted to compassionately facilitating the healing process and minimizing the complications of wounds.

TREATMENTS

AVAILABLE

  • Diabetes
  • Peripheral arterial disease
  • Venous statis
  • Cancer radiation
  • Trauma
  • Immunosuppressive disorders
  • Spinal cord injuries
  • Surgery
  • Pressure ulcers

WOUND CARE

PROGRAM FEATURES

  • Physician-directed multidisciplinary care team
  • Individualized care plans
  • Wound therapy and rehabilitation
  • Ongoing wound assessment and monitoring
  • E-stim therapy, ultrasound, diathermy
  • Pain management therapy
  • Nutritional management
  • Specialized exercise programs
  • Weekly wound healing measurements
  • Prevention and care education