Symptoms of Surgical Wounds
- Redness around the wound
- Skin around the wound is hot to touch
- Increased pain in the area
- Drainage that is cloudy, discolored, or foul-smelling
Surgical Wounds Risk Factors:
- Poorly maintained wound dressings
- Wounds located near areas of contamination (near the mouth or groin)
- Wounds contaminated by debris or foreign objects
- Weak immune system
- Excess weight
- History of smoking
Negative Pressure Wound Therapy
Treatment Type 1Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT), also referred to as wound vac, is a treatment method used to assist in healing chronic wounds, diabetic ulcers, venous ulcers, pressure ulcers, at-risk surgical wounds, and certain burns. Wound therapy can speed up the healing process so you can get back to enjoying your life.
Specialty Dressings and Wound Care Supplies
Treatment Type 2When caring for wounds, you'll often need specific dressings to aid in the healing process. Wound dressing manufacturers offer a wide variety of specialty dressings, collagens, silvers, alginates, and even basics such as gauze, tape, and bandages.
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Additional Lincare Services
Oxygen treatments can help improve oxygen intake, reduce symptoms, increase stamina, and generally improve quality of life.
If you're on Warfarin, PT/INR at-home testing lets you monitor your blood anticoagulation levels weekly from home.
Nebulizers treat diseases including COPD and asthma. We offer electronic and portable nebulizers, and our Pharmacy delivers them to you.