Institute for Advanced Wound Care

Chronic or slow-to-heal wounds are not an uncommon occurrence. It is estimated that between 6 and 7 million Americans experience problems from chronic wounds.

A chronic wound is a wound that has resisted healing for three weeks or more.

Institute for Advanced Wound Care at Baptist Medical Center South

The Institute for Advanced Wound Care at Baptist Medical Center South provides individuals with chronic wounds the most up-to-date medical treatments from renowned wound care specialists.

Severe wounds left untreated can lead to amputation or possibly death. The staff at the institute is prepared to help individuals with wounds resulting from:

  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Sickle cell ulcers
  • Surgical incisions
  • Skin cancers
  • Spider bites
  • Radiation wounds
  • Keloids
  • Burns
  • Skin tears
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Pyoderma gangrenosum
  • Ulcers caused by lupus
  • Rheumatoid arthritis

Assuring that patients of the institute receive the best care available, the physicians at the Institute for Advanced Wound Care are involved in a number of research or clinical trials. These research projects enable them to provide patients with the most cutting-edge products and treatments available for chronic wounds. Institute patients are given the opportunity in some cases to participate in these trials, often at a reduced cost or at no expense.

Individuals may self-refer or have a physician referral to be treated at the institute. If you are experiencing complications from a chronic wound or have additional questions, please call the institute at (334) 286-3444.

Location information:

2167 Normandie Dr.
Montgomery, AL 36116