Wound care specialists in Dickson, Tennessee

Whether you are experiencing the effects of a wound related to disease or injury, it can keep you from living your life. We can help you get that life back at the advanced wound care and vascular center at TriStar Horizon Medical Center. Our wound care specialists are standing by to diagnose and treat chronic and non-healing wounds.

For a free physician referral or more information, call TriStar MedLine® at (800) 242-5662.

Wounds we treat

Our wound care team features specialists from multiple fields equipped with the latest technologies in wound care. This multidisciplinary approach allows us to provide comprehensive services and fast recovery times.

Types of wounds we treat include:

  • Crush injuries
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Failing/compromised grafts and flaps
  • Gangrene
  • Infections
  • Osteoradionecrosis (bone death due to radiation)
  • Pressure injuries
  • Soft tissue injuries and wounds
  • Ulcers

Our wound care treatment process

Every patient receives customized attention, from diagnosis to final treatment. Your wound care specialist will start by collecting your medical history and conducting a physical and other tests.

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We will then create and implement a customized care plan. This care will include infection control, which is key to long-term, complete healing.

As you transition to outpatient treatment, your wound specialist will prepare you for independent disease management and home care.

Specialized wound therapies

We are proud to offer a number of specialized therapies for wound healing, including:

  • Compression therapy
  • Debridement
  • Infection control
  • Limb loss prevention
  • Lymphedema therapy
  • Negative pressure wound therapy
  • Skin grafting

Wound management and general surgery

Our wound care specialists work with surgeons to provide the most complete care possible when surgical intervention is needed.

Wound care experts also partner with surgeons to prevent and treat non-healing surgical wounds. These teams will work together to make sure your wounds get higher quality care and better outcomes.

To make an appointment, contact our wound care specialists at (615) 326-3230.

Visiting us for wound care

TriStar Horizon is south of the Mathis Drive and Henslee Drive intersection. Our address is:

111 Highway 70 East
Dickson, TN 37055

The advanced wound care and vascular center is located in Suite I on the second floor of the east pavilion. Visitor parking is available in front of the hospital, by the east pavilion and by our emergency room (ER). When you arrive, visit the patient registration/admissions department - located on the first floor of the east pavilion - before visiting the clinic.

Wound care at TriStar Health

Wound care involves medical intervention to heal a wound after injury. Specialized treatment is provided for wounds that are non-healing or refuse to heal on their own. To promote healing, learning how to properly dress and care for wounds is vital.

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