Comprehensive Care for Complex, Non-Healing Wounds
The Advanced Wound Centers at LewisGale Regional Health System place the area’s most advanced technology in the hands of our highly trained professional staff to offer comprehensive, quality wound care and education. For patients this means optimal wound healing, wound management and prevention.
Patients benefit greatly from our interdisciplinary case management approach, which creates close collaboration among physicians, nurses, rehabilitation services, social services, home healthcare and other professional resources for ongoing patient care.
Conditions Requiring Wound Healing Care
We treat a wide range of chronic, recurrent, non-healing and acute wounds stemming from:
- Vascular disease
- Diabetes or other metabolic disorders
- Bone or soft tissue infection (venous or arterial)
- Crush injuries
- Complex medical and surgical conditions
- Pressure ulcers
- Radiation injury
- Thermal burns
If you’re dealing with a non-healing wound, our dedicated specialists will work with you and your physician to evaluate your condition and create an individualized treatment plan designed to address your concern.
Contact an Advanced Wound Center
Physicians and other healthcare providers may refer patients to the Advanced Wound Center at LewisGale Medical Center by calling 540.776.4446. A Wound Care Center is also located at LewisGale Hospital Alleghany, where referrals can be made by calling 540.862.6855 Patients may also refer themselves.
After your referral, you’ll be scheduled for an evaluation at the center. From initial assessment through your treatment, periodic progress reports will be sent to your referring physician.
We work closely with home health agencies, long-term care providers and workers’ compensation groups to coordinate care.