When you have surgical wound complications or complex, slow, or nonhealing wounds, you need expert wound care to get you back to your best health. Allison Burkett, MD, FACS, at Middle Georgia Vascular Surgery Center & Vein Solutions in Warner Robins, Georgia, offers compassionate care and personalized treatment plans to treat your wounds.
Wound care is a specialized field of medicine that focuses on the treatment of soft tissue and skin wounds that are complex, slow, or nonhealing. Dr. Burkett and the team at Middle Georgia Vascular Surgery Center & Vein Solutions specializes in the treatment of:
Using specialized treatment plans, the team at Middle Georgia Vascular Surgery Center & Vein Solutions helps prevent and treat complex wounds that could lead to severe complications.
If you have a wound that’s not healing or is infected, wound care is necessary to avoid complications such as:
Early treatment of complicated wounds can help you avoid these potential problems and get you back to better health.
If your wound is slow to heal, doesn’t heal at all, or is infected, you may need wound care.
You may be at high risk for complex, nonhealing, or slow-healing wounds if you:
If you have health conditions such as diabetes, peripheral arterial disease (PAD), human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), or poor circulation, you’re at higher risk of having complex wounds.
As part of your initial consultation, Dr. Burkett at Middle Georgia Vascular Surgery Center & Vein Solutions takes a complete health history and assesses your wound.
She takes measurements and detailed notes about your wound and may order diagnostic studies, like wound cultures.
Dr. Burkett then customizes your treatment plan for you and your type of wound. Treatment plans may include:
Dr. Burkett and the experienced wound care team provide you with at-home care instructions as well.
For a consultation regarding your complex, nonhealing, or slow-healing wound, call Middle Georgia Vascular Surgery Center & Vein Solutions today or book an appointment online.