Common treatment approaches can include:

  • Measurement and documentation of the wound characteristics
  • Cleaning of the wound
  • Debridement (removal) of any dead tissue
  • Selection and application of wound dressing
  • Application of compression if necessary
  • Education of the patient, caregivers and/or family members regarding wound care and dressing changes
  • Application of Total Contact Cast
  • Application of Negative Pressure Wound Therapy and performing Ankle Brachial Index Assessments

Service Location

University Medical Center - Main
4815 Alameda Ave
El Paso, TX 79905