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Wound Care

Office Hours

Wednesday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

 

We are located just to the left of the North Arkansas Family Clinic

 

Phone: 870.895.6041

Fax:  870.895.3660

Left To right

Shyannia Smoot, RN/Wound Nurse

Kayla Rand, Wound Care Coordinator

Amy Abney, RN/Wound Nurse

Anthony Anston DO, Wound Specialist

TYPES OF WOUNDS

THAT MAY BENEFIT

FROM TREATMENT AT

WOUND CARE

 

 

  • Arterial Disease Ulcers

  • Burns

  • Diabetic Foot Ulcers

  • Pressure Ulcers

  • Venous Ulcers

  • Edema Control

  • Severe Infections

  • Snake Bites

  • Spider and Insect Bites

  • Traumatic Injury

  • Soft Tissue Radionecrosis

Length of Treatment

The length of the treatment is determined by the patient’s needs, as recommended by Dr Anston Wound Care Specialist.

Local Care

Our Wound Care Center is a great asset to Fulton County residents and surrounding areas who are not able or willing to travel.

Referrals

We accept referrals from any physician’s clinic, hospital or nursing facilities.

To develop the best treatment plan we consider psychological, social and physical factors. We work closely with your primary care or referring physician to ensure the best possible outcome. We also place a major emphasis on education, teaching you how to care for your injury to enhance the healing process.

Payment

Wound Care accepts Medicare, Medicaid and most private insurances.

FAQs

 

Does this mean I have to change my doctor?

No. Our office will work with your primary physician and will keep them informed on all aspects of treatment and provide frequent progress reports.

What can I expect at the first appointment?

During your first visit, our wound care staff will review your medical history. They will assess the wound/wounds and order test -blood work or x-ray- that may need to be done. They will then discuss recommendations for your treatment plan. Please bring medical records if available, current medication list and photo ID and insurance cards.

What causes non-healing wounds?

Wounds may not heal properly due to a number of factors including: diabetes, poor circulation, trauma, vascular disease and immobility.

Are non-healing wounds common?

It is estimated that 5 million Americans suffer from chronic non-healing wounds. Approximately, 1.5 million are related to diabetes.