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(608) 873-6611
900 Ridge Street, Stoughton, WI 53589

Wound Care Clinic

About Us

Stoughton Hospital’s Wound Clinic is an integrated part of the General Surgery Clinic. Our Wound Care Team includes nurses certified in wound care and is medically managed by Dr. Aaron Schwaab, Board Certified General Surgeon with extensive wound care experience.

Click here to listen in as Aaron Schwaab, MD discusses the wound clinic at Stoughton Hospital and what to expect as a patient.

Wound Care Clinic Team: Anne, RN; Shawndra, CMA; Crystal, RN & Aaron Schwaab, MD

Types of Wounds Treated

Our Wound Care Team specializes in treating acute and chronic non-healing wounds. A chronic non-healing wound is a wound which has not started to heal in two weeks or has not completely healed in six weeks. Wounds treated include:

Arterial

Pressure

Venous

Burns

Surgical

Diabetic

Trauma

 

 

What to Expect

All Wound Care Clinic patients receive a comprehensive evaluation and individualized care plan from our general surgeon. Our wound care includes extensive patient education in the management and prevention of wounds. Additionally, we offer:

  • ABI measurements
  • Advanced wound dressings
  • Bio-engineered tissue substitutes
  • Compression therapy
  • Debridement
  • Medical and laboratory tests
  • Offloading
  • Ostomy management
  • Vacuum-assisted closure of wounds
  • Vascular (blood flow) studies
  • Wound cultures

Ongoing Care

Patients receive ongoing care until their wound is healed. The frequency of appointments will vary based on patient need. A patient’s ongoing care will be coordinated by the Wound Care Clinic and may include any one or more of the following:

  • Diabetes recommendations
  • Home health
  • Nutrition evaluation
  • Pain management
  • Physical therapy

Contact Us

For more information about wound care, please call the Stoughton Hospital General Surgery & Wound Care Clinic at (608) 873-2266.