Ostomy Services and Wound Care
The Wound and Ostomy Center is one of the largest providers of wound, ostomy and continence care in Louisiana. The multidisciplinary team of physicians, surgeons, nurses and other medical professionals provide optimal care for hospital patients with wounds, chronic skin conditions and ostomies. Should a patient require outpatient care, they are referred to Louisiana Wound Care Specialists-a contract agency staffed by physicians and nurses trained in the latest techniques to manage wounds to promote rapid and effective healing.
Wound and Ostomy Center services include the treatment of:
- Arterial ulcers
- Neourpathic (diabetic) ulcers
- Pressure ulcers
- Venous stasis ulcers
- Non-healing surgical wounds
Patients are treated with leading-edge wound care therapies including skin substitutes, conservative debridement, contact casting and application of growth factor therapy. Holistic efforts are made to manage the most complex of wounds. We offer a full complement of rehabilitation services for new or established patients.
For more information, please call (225) 765-4454.