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Hyperbaric Medicine Services

Heal more quickly with pure oxygen 

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) is a medical treatment given in a comfortable, climate-controlled, see-through chamber.

Normally, oxygen is 21% of the air we breathe. In the HBOT chamber, the air is 100% oxygen. The combination of increased pressure and 100% oxygen significantly increases the amount of oxygen in the bloodstream.

HBOT can provide benefits such as:

  • Increased oxygen delivery to injured tissue
  • Greater blood vessel formation
  • Advanced wound healing
  • Improved infection control
  • Preservation of damaged tissues
  • Reduced effects from toxic substances

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Conditions treated by HBOT

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy is used to successfully treat tissue damage caused by many chronic, non-healing conditions.

HBOT can be used to treat:

  • Wounds that are slow to heal or not healing
  • Diabetic foot or leg ulcers
  • Surgical wounds that have opened/not healed
  • Foot or leg ulcers/wounds
  • Skin grafts or surgical flaps that are not healing
  • Wounds that are caused by past radiation therapy
  • Leg ulcers related to vein problems
  • Leg wounds related to circulation or arterial issues
  • Bone infection or infected wounds
  • Non-healing trauma wounds
  • Pressure wounds
  • Burns that are slow to heal

Frequently asked questions about hyperbaric oxygen therapy