Wound Care Center - Texas Medical Center
6411 Fannin St
Houston, TX 77030
The Wound Care Center at Texas Medical Center
The Wound Care Center at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center was one of the first wound care centers in the region and nearly 25 years later, is the longest running wound care center offering unparalleled experience in the Houston area.
The Center provides state-of-the-art wound management, including hyperbaric oxygen therapy from trained medical personnel in the Hyperbaric Medicine Unit. Specialists evaluate patients with chronic wounds and formulate individualized treatment plans designed to provide maximum relief.
The Center offers the newest and most effective dressing and technologies, both of which assist in efficient healing of even the most stubborn wounds.
Our staff of attending physicians and nurses works with the Hyperbaric Medicine Unit and Lymphedema Management Center to treat patients with chronic and acute non-healing wounds.
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Hyperbaric oxygen therapy
A specialized team of highly skilled physicians, nurses and technicians staff the Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center's Hyperbaric Medicine Unit. Prior to your initial hyperbaric oxygen therapy, a physician and nurse will meet with you to discuss your personalized treatment plan and address any questions or concerns you may have. Our physicians treat both pediatric and adult patients, even those who are intubated and in critical condition. All of our nurses are ICU-trained and certified in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS).
The hyperbaric chamber at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is the only multi-place chamber in the city of Houston and the only unit in the Memorial Hermann Health System accredited by the Undersea Hyperbaric and Medical Society (UHMS). The chamber is a steel cylinder that is six feet in diameter and 34 feet long. The chamber has more than one compartment, or room, known as a multi-place chamber, which allows for prompt physician access should the need arise. The main room is quite large and can accommodate up to 12 patients as well as a technician or nurse.
The unit is the only chamber on the Texas Gulf Coast and is registered with the Diver Alert Network (DAN), providing 24/7 emergency and hyperbaric services to SCUBA divers.
Contact the hyperbaric medicine unit
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center has the only 24/7 emergency call Hyperbaric Medicine Unit in the city of Houston. For problems or questions after a treatment contact the Hyperbaric Medicine Unit at (713) 704-4268.
Hours of operation
Hours of operation are Monday through Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.