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wound care

on Thu, September 26, 2019
When King David “KD” Davis scratched his lower left leg on a pipe 30 years ago, he didn’t know the resulting wound would trouble him for decades.  Despite...
three wound care nurses
on Fri, October 26, 2018
Lori Gardner, RN, BSN, Jackie Scott, RN, BSN and Linda Honsicker, RN, BSN who serve as registered nurses at Via Christi Advanced Wound Care, have become...
teresa kramer and caregivers
on Wed, August 01, 2018
Terisa Kramer, whose heart condition was first diagnosed in 1990, wasn't referred to the Heart Failure Clinic –  two of the four programs that make up...
on Wed, December 13, 2017
What does a wound care clinic do? My staff and I care for chronic wounds that won’t heal. While many of my patients are diabetic, others have vascular or...
Via Christi Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Therapy Center
on Tue, June 20, 2017
Ascension Via Christi Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Therapy Center is a unique outpatient center for patients dealing with a variety of wound issues.  In...
Via Christi Advanced Wound Care
on Thu, May 04, 2017
Via Christi Advanced Wound Care at Ascension Via Christi Hospital in Pittsburg has been recognized with a national award for clinical excellence.  Leaders,...
Petroleum jelly for wound care
on Wed, February 10, 2016
If you’ve ever burned yourself with a curling iron or even skinned your knee, you usually clean the wound when it first happens. And if it’s not too severe,...
Mike Cole
on Fri, February 05, 2016
For Mike Cole to have to remain inactive is akin to an artist not being able to paint. He grew up in southeast Kansas fishing and playing competitive sports,...
on Mon, November 17, 2014
Of the approximately 29 million people living with diabetes in the United States, about 15 percent will develop an ulcer of the lower extremity, according to...
Hyperbaric therapy
on Wed, July 09, 2014
Lori Hoppock has a passion for all things music. From singing, teaching elementary school music and piano lessons, to playing keyboard in her church praise...