Forbes Hospital Advanced Wound Healing Center
Wound care services
The Advanced Wound Healing Center is a hospital based out-patient department adjacent to Forbes Hospital. We offer services for the evaluation and management of acute and chronic non-healing wounds.
Our wound care philosophy
We understand that having a non-healing wound is often times painful, embarrassing, costly and can limit a person’s ability to function to their full potential. Wound healing is often impacted by other health problems like diabetes, heart disease, immune disorders and breathing difficulties. Certain medications can also delay the body’s ability to heal. Our main goal is to create an individual holistic plan of care in partnership with the patient, and, when possible, their caregivers, to help facilitate the wound healing process.
Specialty would care services and therapies
- MIST Ultrasound Therapy
- Skin (Dermal) Substitutes
- Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
- Utilization of Advanced Wound Care Products
- Care Coordination for other needed specialties when needed including but not limited to: Cardiology, Dermatology, Endocrinology, General Surgery, Home Health Care, Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO), Physical Therapy, Infectious Diseases, Lymphedema Therapy, Plastic Surgery, Podiatry, Primary Care, Vascular, and obtaining Durable Medical Supplies (DME).
The staff of the Forbes Hospital Advanced Wound Healing Center are dedicated to the care and management of difficult–to-heal wounds. Our staff includes physicians, nurse practitioners, registered nurses and support staff with expertise in the specialty of wound care as well as a genuine desire to assist patients who are struggling with slow or non-healing wounds.
Where to find us
We are located on the campus of Forbes Hospital in Professional Office Building (POB) One, Suite 306. Parking is free, we recommend using the lower patient parking lot D.
Schedule an appointment
Please call 412.858.4388 to schedule an appointment or to speak with a member of our staff.