Most wounds, minor cuts and scratches heal on their own within 2-4 weeks. But in some patients, healing is delayed or stalled due to blood flow problems, infection, underlying conditions, or poor nutrition.
The wound care team of MultiCare Auburn Medical Center is made up of physicians and nurses who have dedicated their careers to the practice of advanced wound care. They strive to heal each wound as fast as possible so that you can get your life back!
The wound care team includes:
The team treats all types of skin ulcers:
The Center helps heal chronic wounds faster by treating the underlying cause of the non-healing wound and applying evidence-based, medical and surgical techniques that are outcome focused.
Treatment methods may include:
Expert teamwork, coordinated care, advanced technologies and excellent outcomes are all in one convenient location right serving patients in King and Pierce County.
The Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center is located in the MultiCare Auburn Medical Center, on the first floor of the Puget Sound Wing.
For more information, please call 253-545-2673.
Referrals can also be made via Epic order "wound06" or by faxing 253-333-2674.