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01/03/2017
By: Lisa T.
Mountainview Healthcare
I had to visit Mountainview Healthcare as a walk-in patient between Christmas and New Years for a sinus infection. They treated me like a treasured patient. Including time to fill out paperwork, I was there about an hour. The doctor was very thorough. If we ever move back to this area, I would absolutely come to Mountainview Healthcare for my healthcare provider.
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11/16/2015
By: Tiffany M.
Health Matters Urgent Care
I love Health Matters Urgent Care, it's the only place I take my family. The staff goes out of their way to make sure you are comfortable when you are feeling ill. The physicians have great bed side manner and only treat you with quality care.
08/03/2016
By: Courtney B.
Health Matters Urgent Care
I was very comfortable at Health Matters. It was a good visit. The friendly staff were my favorite part about the visit.
05/10/2016
By: Josie P.
Health Matters Urgent Care
I was very comfortable during my visit to Health Matters Urgent Care. The staff and doctor were excellent!
Tips & Advices
This depends on the facility. Patients should call to find out if they'll need a referral from their physician prior to making an appointment.
Aside from hyperbaric oxygen treatment, most wound care centers offer:
  • Debridement: The removal of dead skin and tissue surrounding the wound. This can be done surgically, using a whirlpool bath, syringes, enzymes that dissolve the tissue, or wet dressings that dry on the wound and absorb the dead tissue.
  • Dressing: Wrapping the wound in a protective film, gauze, gel, or foam.
  • Compression stockings: Tight-fitted fabric sheaths that encourage blood flow.
  • Artificial skin: A covering that is applied to the wound for several days as it heals.
  • Ultrasound: The use of sound waves to promote healing.
  • Growth factor therapy: The use of materials naturally produced by the body to encourage quick cell growth.
  • Negative pressure therapy: Creating a vacuum around a wound to encourage faster blood flow to the area.
Depending on where the treatment is administered, hyperbaric oxygen treatment  can cost $100- $1,000. After insurance is applied, patients may have a copay of $10 -$50 or a coinsurance fee of 10 percent to 50 percent.
Most wounds should heal within two to six weeks. An individual should seek chronic wound treatment if a wound has not begun to heal after two weeks or is not completely healed after six.
Most health insurance plans cover wound care. Patients should check with the clinic and their health insurance provider before seeking treatment to be sure.

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