If you have a wound that won’t heal, MacNeal Hospital’s Wound Care Center can help. We offer advanced wound care services that include state-of-the-art treatment for non-healing and chronic wounds. Our board-certified physicians and nurses combine evidence-based practice, education and the most advanced treatments available to optimize the recovery and quality of life for each individual. This comprehensive approach can heal wounds that have resisted other treatments, and help you avoid loss of limbs, reduce the incidence of recurrence, and get your life back.
We can help with wounds such as:
- Bone infections
- Burn wounds
- Diabetic ulcers
- Leg ulcers
- Necrotizing fasciitis
- Neuropathic ulcers
- Peristomal skin irritations
- Postoperative wounds and infections
- Pressure ulcers (or bed sores)
- Skin tears or lacerations
- Traumatic wounds
- Venous ulcers
- Wounds associated with radiation treatment
- Wounds associated with skin grafts
Our wound care staff works with your personal physician closely. We keep your doctor informed on all aspects of your treatment with frequent progress reports.
Your first appointment consists of a review of your medical history, a full assessment of your wound(s), and development of your individualized, comprehensive treatment plan. To your first appointment, please bring your medical records, insurance card, a list of all medications you are taking, and a list of allergies you may have. Wound care is covered by Medicare, Medicaid, and most health plans.
Contact the MacNeal Hospital Wound Care Center directly or be referred by your doctor. The MacNeal Wound Care Center is Located at 3722 S. Harlem Ave., Suite #100, Riverside, IL 60546. Call 708-783-5900 for more information or click below to request an appointment.