Kit Carson County Health Service District now offers a state-of-the-art wound care clinic inside KCCHSD's Specialty Clinic.
Our team at KCCHSD's Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine include board-certified physicians, nurses and other healthcare professionals; all specially certified in the management of wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy, providing the most up-to-date, comprehensive treatment for all simple and complex wounds. We employ a unique, multidisciplinary approach and personalized care to improve the outcomes of patients with unresolved and complicated wounds; so that patients can get back their quality of life.
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Joining our KCCHSD team are 3 Specialty Physicians who specialize in wound care with regard to their chosen specialties!
Dr. Parkeet Vaikayee (Dr. Kay as she is fondly called) is a Board Certified Advanced Podiatrist.
Dr. Edward Arenson is the Medical Director for the Center of Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine. His specialty is Certified NeuroOncology.
Dr. Stephen Snively is a Plastic Surgeon and has dedicated his career to the management of the most challenging problems of reconstructive tissue repair and healing of complex wounds. Dr. Snively is the founding physician of the Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine at Swedish Medical Center in Denver. He is also a Certified Physician in Advanced Wound Care.
The above specialty doctors join our own family practitioners (Dr. Perez, Dr. Pimentel & Dr. Gititu), Dr. Hoppe and our Nurse Practitioners (Jesse Smith and Daniela Fawcett) are referring healthcare providers and mid-levels to the wound care clinic.
The wound care clinic and advanced wound care (Hyperbaric Chamber) is available to all physicians in the Tri-State area of Eastern Colorado, Northwestern Kansas and Southwestern Nebraska and provides viable treatment that offers a "healing closer to home" option.
For more information:
Please call the KCCHSD Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine that is open from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Visit www.KCCHSD.org or call 719-346-4817 for more information or to make an appointment with our wound care clinic.