Wound Care

A chronic wound is one that does not respond to standard treatment.

At Suffolk Surgical Associates we treat many of the most common types of chronic wounds.

Venous Leg Ulcers

  • open wounds between knee and ankle
  • caused by injured veins
  • most common cause of leg wounds
  • may be caused by previous blood clot in vein

 

Diabetic Ulcers

  • due to poorly controlled diabetes
  • most common large toe and bottom of foot
  • ulcer occurs due to poor sensation or arterial disease

 

Pressure Ulcers (Bed Sores)

  • caused by prolonged pressure on skin
  • most occur over bony surface: hip, ankle, heel, tailbone

 

Arterial Ulcers

  • caused by poor blood supply to legs
  • occur on toes heel and ankle
  • Painful

 

Traumatic Wounds

  • caused by incidental trauma such as scrape or cut or burn

 

Surgical Wounds

  • wounds that fail to heal after surgical procedure

Why Choose Us?

  • Elite Hospital Affiliations
  • Board Certified Surgeons
  • Over 20 Years of Experience
  • Customer Service is Our #1 Priority

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