Memorial Hermann Northwest Wound Care and Hyperbarics
Memorial Hermann Northwest provides comprehensive outpatient chronic wound management, to The Heights community, through our state-of-the-art hyperbaric and advanced Wound Care 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.
Our mission is to improve the quality of life of patients with chronic and acute wounds and to reduce the number of amputations. The wound care team works with the referring physician to coordinate a plan of care to achieve the best possible outcomes. Learn more about wound care.
Our specialists develop individualized, evidence-based treatment plans for a full spectrum of problem wounds, including pressure ulcers, venous stasis ulcers, diabetic ulcers, arterial ulcers, trauma wounds, crush injuries, burns, gangrene, problem surgical wounds, complex soft tissue wounds, compromised skin flaps and grafts, radiation tissue damage and bone infections.
Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
We are proud to offer hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy to enhanced the body's natural healing and strengthen the immune system. Learn more about wound care in a hyperbaric chamber.
The Wound Care physician panel provides clinical oversight of wound diagnosis and treatment as well as hyperbaric chamber supervision. The panel includes:
- Ibrahim Garcia-Mowatt, M.D., Medical Director, Internal Medicine
- Manoj B. Vakil, M.D., Medical Director, Internal Medicine
- Kourosh Keyhani, D.O., Vascular Surgeon
- Roberto Montoya, M.D., Plastic Surgeon
- Carlos, Murillo, M.D., Plastic Surgeon
- Siegfried Schnell, D.P.M., Podiatry
- B. G. Vachhani, M.D., Internal Medicine
- Edmundo Yrigoyen M.D., Internal Medicine
- Shawn Cauley, Program Director
In general, most health insurance plans and Medicare cover the conditions listed. For specific questions about insurance coverage, please contact your insurance provider directly.
Location and Hours
Wound Care Center at Memorial Hermann Northwest Hospital
1635 North Loop West
South Tower, First Floor
Houston TX, 77008
phone: (713) 867-2432
fax: (713) 867-2433
Convenient parking is available off of West 26th St. in the gated Garage Two.
The Wound Care Center is open Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.