Wound Care

Tahoe Forest Wound Therapy Services:

  • Sharp Debridement
  • Enzymatic Debridement
  • Therapeutic Compression Wrapping
  • Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (Wound Vac Changes)
  • Total Contact Casting
  • Offloading Techniques
  • Skilled Dressing Selection & Changes

 

Located at 10710 Donner Pass Road, Truckee (2nd floor of Tahoe Forest Center for Health)
Appointments: (530) 582-3440

Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm; Saturday, 9am – 2pm

 

Our wound care specialists are physical therapists with advanced wound care certifications and training. Our team evaluates and treats a wide variety of wounds, ranging from chronic non-healing wounds, diabetic foot ulcers, surgical dehiscence, burns, trauma wounds, pressure ulcers, and infected wounds that require sharp debridement.

Meet our wound care team

Each wound is handled with utmost care to best optimize healing, using a collaborative approach involving the entire interdisciplinary team. A course of wound care requires a physician referral and may entail coming to the clinic for treatment 2-3 times a week for several weeks to allow the wound to heal.