Wound Healing

When wounds won’t heal with traditional treatment methods, you can trust the wound care specialists at North Kansas City Hospital’s Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center for wound healing expertise.

Comprehensive Care for Hard-to-Heal Wounds

Our dedicated wound care physicians and staff are skilled in caring for chronic wounds with advanced treatment methods including hyperbaric oxygen therapy. We’ll work with you and your physician to evaluate your condition and create an individualized treatment plan to address your specific needs. We also offer ongoing care and support backed by a wide range of hospital-based services and specialists as needed.

Wound Healing Accreditation LogoThe Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center is accredited by the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, the recognized authority in the field of hyperbaric medicine. With compassionate caregivers, exceptional healing success rates and high patient satisfaction scores, you’ll be glad you chose us. Learn more about what sets us apart in wound care.

Conditions We Treat

We treat a wide range of chronic, nonhealing wounds and conditions including:

  • Compartment syndrome and crush injuries
  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Post-surgical wounds, including compromised skin grafts or flaps
  • Progressive skin and bone infections, including necrotizing fasciitis and chronic refractory osteomyelitis
  • Tissue or bone damaged by radiation therapy
  • Other hard-to-heal wounds

Patients can refer themselves to the Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center or can be referred by their physician. We accept most insurance plans, including Medicare.

Get general information on wound care and when to seek medical attention at our online Health Encyclopedia.

Contact Us

For more information on wound care at North Kansas City Hospital’s Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Center, call 816-691-5055.

A Patient Story

Patrick premarathon

After a lawn mower accident, treatment and physical therapy helped Patrick recover so he could run a marathon. Read his story.

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"From the staff at the front desk, to the nurses and doctors, your wound clinic is the BEST! The staff who work in this department are some of the nicest, most caring employees I have ever met. They truly care and make sure you understand everything. They did everything they could to decrease my anxiety. I can not say WOW enough!"

~ Kelly, WOW Card