Healthy Connections now offers comprehensive wound care services in Hot Springs and Mena.
EXPERIENCED WOUND CARE
PROVIDERS close to home
Healthy Connections is proud to offer wound care services for individuals under the care of Rick Agre, RNP.
Rick Agre, RNP
Treatment of chronic wounds or wounds that do not heal is not a simple course and one type of treatment does not fit all patients. The Healthy Connections wound care clinic, located in Hot Springs, uses a broad-based approach to treat wounds.
TREATMENT FOR VENOUS AND ARTERIAL INSUFFICIENCY
TREATMENT FOR DIABETIC ULCERS
Diabetes can make sores and ulcers more likely. Ulcers are open sores (also called wounds) on your skin that don’t heal the way they should. Patients are most likely to get ulcers in their feet and legs (and other areas of insufficiency). Ulcers are dangerous because they can lead to serious infections, which can cause medical complications.
TREATMENT FOR NON-HEALING SURGICAL WOUNDS
A non-healing surgical wound can occur after surgery when a wound caused by an incision doesn’t heal as expected. This is usually caused by infection, a rare but serious complication. Causes of poor wound-healing depend on the type and location of the procedure, health condition, and other factors..