Wound Care

BayCare Wound Care - Morton Plant Hospital provides standardized, clinically effective treatment for problem, non-healing wounds. Together, we work with patients and physicians to treat wound care issues using the latest techniques and treatments available today.

Commonly treated wounds include:

  • Arterial ulcers
  • Diabetic (Neuropathic) ulcerations
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Surgical wounds
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Venous stasis ulcers

Our therapies include:

  • Wound debridement
  • Topicals and wound dressings
  • Compression therapy
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy  
  • Physical therapy
  • VAC (Vacuum-assisted closure)

Other conditions requiring hyperbaric oxygen therapy include:

  • Diabetic wounds of the lower extremity
  • Carbon monoxide poisoning
  • Clostridial myonecrosis
  • Acute traumatic ischemias
  • Necrotizing soft tissue infections
  • Radiation tissue damage and osteoradionecrosis
  • Refractory osteomyelitis
  • Skin grafts, flaps and replants

Learn more about wound care services at BayCare.

For more information about our wound care services, please call (727) 298-6720.

BayCare Wound Care - Morton Plant Hospital
Cheek-Powell Heart and Vascular Pavilion
455 Pinellas St., Suite 300
Clearwater, FL 33756
P: (727) 298-6720
F: (727) 461-8458