Wounds that take longer than 28 days to heal can be considered chronic and may be attributed to inadequate circulation, poorly functioning veins, lack of mobility, and underlying illnesses, all of which can result in a lowered quality of life.
When treating patients with wounds that do not respond to traditional care, our highly skilled and compassionate wound care treatment team is committed to providing the quality care that will lead to successful outcomes and an improved quality of life.
An important part of this quality care includes our patient evaluations. They are an essential component in the preparation of individualized and comprehensive treatment plans for our patients.
Wound Care is designed to complement your physician's services and is comprised of a team of specially trained medical professionals that include:
Our wound care experts coordinate care with primary care providers, PT/OT, home care agencies, diabetes care & resource centers, DME suppliers, nursing home staff, and medical specialists including podiatry vascular, and plastic surgery, to ensure patients receive holistic patient-centered care.
The Rochester General Wound Healing Center, an alliance with St. Ann’s Community, provides outpatient care for wounds resulting from conditions including:
Any wound that has not started to heal in two weeks, or is not completely healed in four weeks, may benefit from our evidence-based, wound management. Our care includes:
If you suffer from a chronic or non-healing wound, please ask your physician about our outpatient Wound Center, or please contact us directly at (585) 922-HEAL (4325) to schedule an appointment for an assessment. Our center is conveniently located and offers free parking and easy patient access. We look forward to helping you.