Memorial Hermann Memorial City Medical Center provides comprehensive outpatient chronic wound management through our state-of-the-art hyperbaric and advanced center.
The center is staffed by a multidisciplinary team of affiliated physicians, nurses and technicians with advanced training in wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
The care team evaluates conditions and formulates individualized patient treatment plans using the most effective technologies available to provide maximum healing and relief.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
We offer hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO), a treatment that is administered in a hyperbaric chamber that delivers 100 percent oxygen with increased atmospheric pressure. Learn more about HBO.
Wound Care Physician Panel
The wound care physician panel provides clinical oversight of wound diagnosis and treatment as well as hyperbaric chamber supervision. The panel includes:
Dean P. Chauvin, M.D. – Co-Medical Director of Memorial Hermann Wound Care
David J. Katrana, M.D. – Plastic Surgery, Co-Medical Director of Memorial Hermann Wound Care
Mark H. Edelman, M.D. – Plastic Surgery
Kristen Elaine Biel, D.P.M. – Podiatry
In general, most health insurance plans and Medicare cover wound care. For specific questions about insurance coverage, please contact your insurance provider directly.
The center is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.