Wound Care

A Team of Wound Care Specialist

The Wound Care Center is an outpatient department of Englewood Community Hospital committed to the healing of wounds. The Center’s comprehensive approach to wound healing uses the most advanced technologies and aggressive approaches to achieve healing for patients regardless of the length of time they have had their wounds. While most patients are referred by their primary care physicians, patients may self-refer.

Then Center is made up of a team of professionals that includes:

  • Physicians with advanced training in wound management
  • Nursing staff trained in the care of chronic wounds
  • Technicians who perform non-invasive studies and various therapies
  • Experienced staff to assist with appointments, medical records and health insurance processing

Types of treatment may include:

  • Dressing utilizing the most advanced technologies
  • Bio-engineered tissues/growth factor therapy
  • Debridement (removal of non-viable (dead) tissue
  • Compression Therapy
  • Vacuum Assisted Closure
  • Total Contact Casting
  • Specialized and creative offloading devices
  • Diagnostic testing
  • Nutritional Counseling
  • Infectious Disease Management
  • Diabetic Education

Wound Care Provided

Treatment of acute and chronic wounds of any type including, but not limited to:

  • Venous insufficiency ulcers
  • Diabetic/neuropathic ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Surgical wounds
  • Skin tears
  • Traumatic injuries
  • Minor Burns
  • Arterial/ischemic wounds
  • Moisture incontinence or other related Dermatitis
  • Radiation injuries

The Wound Care Center is located on the west side of the Hospital's main building:
700 Medical Blvd.
Englewood FL 34223
Phone: (941)473-9305
Fax: (941)475-8919