PLANO, Texas – The Wound Care & Limb Preservation Center at Medical City Plano has received the distinguished Center of the Year award from Healogics, Inc. Nearly 700 Centers had the opportunity to qualify for the award and only seven centers received it. The Wound Care & Limb Preservation Center at Medical City Plano exemplifies quality patient care and clinical outcomes. In order to qualify for Center of the Year, stringent quality measures must be met such as high healing outcomes, low days to heal and excellent patient satisfaction rates.
“Medical City Plano is proud of The Wound Care & Limb Preservation Center for being honored as Center® of the Year,” says Charles Gressle, Medical City Plano CEO “This is a well-deserved recognition that further validates their commitment to excellence always.”
The Wound Care & Limb Preservation Center at Medical City Plano is a member of the Healogics network of nearly 700 Wound Care Centers® and offers highly specialized wound care to patients suffering from diabetic ulcers, pressure ulcers, infections and other chronic wounds, which have not healed in a reasonable amount of time. The Wound Care & Limb Preservation Center at Medical City Plano provided more than 2,006 patients specialized treatment in 2017, often preventing amputations and helping patients return to active lives. Advanced treatments include negative pressure wound therapy, bio-engineered skin substitutes, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, biological and biosynthetic dressings and growth factor therapies.
“It is an honor for our team to receive this recognition when it is really just passion we have in wound care and limb preservation and drive to ensure we make a positive impact in order to improve the quality of life for our patients.” Nicole Johnson, MD, Medical Director.
Amputation prevention and vascular intervention with advanced wound care.
Medical City Plano offers an all-encompassing limb preservation program with surgical, medical and minimally invasive treatment options. We specialize in treating patients with limb-threatening conditions, such as peripheral vascular disease (PVD), diabetes, critical limb ischemia (CLI), chronic venous insufficiency (CVI) and peripheral artery disease (PAD).
The endovascular and vascular surgeons and wound care specialists at Medical City Plano improve clinical outcomes for patients by using a multidisciplinary team approach to amputation prevention and wound care.