Did you know that Surgical Site Infection (SSI) is the most common health-care associated infections amongst patients? Post-operative Dressing is a critical component of wound healing. Saturated and/or leaking wound dressings can allow bacteria and debris to enter and infect the wound. This is why at Narooma Medical Centre, we offer premium Post-operative Dressing and Wound Management.
To book an appointment with us, give us a call on 02 4476 5588
It is important to take care and maintain your wound dressing to prevent infection. Here are some tips to keep in mind:
Reopening of surgical incisions can lead to severe complications that require immediate surgical intervention. Repeated dehiscence can even lead to incisional hernia formation.
At Narooma Medical Centre, our Post-operative Dressing service and management aims to allow the wound to heal quickly and without complications – with the best functional as well as aesthetic results. To keep the wounds clean and avoid developing Surgical Site Infection (SSI), we:
Since no two wounds are the same, how often your dressing needs to be changed and what other wound care you need will depend on the size, location and how well your Wound Healing is progressing.
If you’ve had surgery and are looking for comprehensive Post-operative Dressing and Wound Care, get in touch with us today. We will not only offer our services, but also provide you with clear instructions on what you can do to promote wound healing. Call us on 0244765588 / 0424204562