Frequently Asked Questions
Would I benefit from Baton Rouge General’s Wound and Hyperbaric Center?
If you answer yes to any of the questions below, you have a non-healing
wound or an infection and could benefit from our wound and hyperbaric
services. Please call (225) 387-7818 to schedule an appointment today.
- Is your wound changing in size, drainage or pain?
- Does your wound have a foul odor?
- Do you have significant swelling, redness or tenderness to your wound?
- Has your wound not improved in size in the last 30 days?
Who will I see when I come in for my appointment?
You will see a highly experienced wound care physician or nurse practitioner
along with our trained nursing staff.
Do you only treat large wounds?
No. Whether your wound is large or small, we treat all types and sizes.
Will I lose my home health arrangement if I come to the center?
No. You will be able to keep your home health services. We work closely
with home health agencies and give them instructions on how to care for