Wound Care

Advanced Healing: Edward J. Kormylo, DPM, FACFAS, Offers Sophisticated Wound Care in the Heart of Long Island

At Long Island Community Hospital Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Centers, located in Hauppauge and Patchogue, patients can count on tailored wound care treatment plans delivered by a team of dedicated experts.

Highlighting Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Healing at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center

Morad Awadallah, MD, RPVI, Director of Vascular Surgery, Director of Wound Care and Director of Hyperbaric Medicine at St. Catherine of Siena Medical Center, discusses the spectrum of wound healing options available to the Long Island community.

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Winthrop-University Hospital: Using a Science-Based Approach to Heal Chronic Wounds

At Winthrop’s Wound Healing Center, an experienced, interdisciplinary team deploys innovative treatments, combining regenerative medicine and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT) to accelerate healing and advance the science of wound care.

Increase in Litigation against Physicians in Decubitus Ulcer Cases

Over the past decades, there has been a steady increase in litigation against long-term care facilities and hospitals for the development, progression and management of decubitus ulcers. Recently, there has been an increasing trend to include attending physicians as defendants in these actions.