Taylor Regional Hospital Wound Healing Center
The healthcare specialists at the Wound Healing Center will provide a treatment plan that is designed specifically for your individual needs. Our comprehensive approach to wound care can help you pick up where you left off before your wound occurred. The Wound Healing Center has a healing rate of over 95%.
Individual Treatment Plans
The wound care team will design an individualized plan just for you. Your treatment plan may include:
• Laboratory tests
• Diagnostic tests and x-rays
• Debridement of necrotic tissue
• Specialty dressings
• Education on prevention and treatment of wounds and diseases
• Tissue cultures
Conditions Managed at the Wound Healing Center:
• Chronic, non-healing wounds
• Arterial ulcers
• Diabetic ulcers
• Traumatic ulcers and lacerations
• Venous ulcers
• Ostomy care and wound management
• First and second degree burns
• Dehisced surgical wounds
• Osteomyelitis in open wounds
Eugene Shively, MD
, is a general surgeon and the Medical Director of the Wound Healing Center. He has over 30 years of experience in wound care.
Susan Shively, CFNP
, is a Certified Family Nurse Practitioner with over 25 years of experience caring for surgical patients.
Located inside the hospital, The Wound Healing Center sees patients by appointment only and is open Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 4:30. All insurance is accepted but is subject to referral as individual policy requires.
If you are a new patient, please download and print the New Patient Forms. You may complete these prior to arrival in order to expedite your visit.
To make an appointment, please call (270) 789-0359.