Patients Benefit from Wound Care Expertise at UH

A chronic or non-healing wound can have a significant impact on a patient’s quality of life. Left untreated, a non-healing wound can lead to serious infections or even amputation. That is why many patients turn to the compassionate expertise of the wound care team at University Hospitals.

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Bruce's Story

Many angles to healing chronic wounds Bruce Hammerman no longer misses any appointments at the Wound Center, since their specialists spared him from a lower leg amputation. Earlier this year, an infected foot ulcer led to a grave condition....

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Kaitlin's Story

Leukemia. It's a word no parent wants to hear. But the diagnosis was just the beginning of a long road for Kaitlin Hayward. Now 12, Kaitlin was 5 years old when she was diagnosed. After several rounds of chemotherapy to treat the cancer in her...

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Ken's Story

Ken endured two courses of IV antibiotics that failed to heal the diabetic ulcer on his big toe. Then he tried hyperbaric oxygen therapy.