Medical center opens new outpatient wound care clinic

Posted on Monday, March 18, 2013 at 3:05 pm

Officials at the Lincoln County Medical Center, Troy, announced the opening of its new outpatient wound care clinic.  The clinic at Lincoln County Medical Center has Dr. Benjamin Cullen and Nurse Practitioner Cassandra Lutes as the treating providers and is located in the hospital on the 3rd Floor.

Dr. Cullen

The wound care clinic is designed to treat patients with chronic or slow healing wounds that have shown little or no signs of healing over the course of a month or two.  The clinic offers to the community advanced treatments where only traditional methods have previously been available.  The staff of medical professionals in the wound clinic has had extensive training in wound care and brings a comprehensive range of services to the community.

The goal of the wound clinic is to significantly increase the wound healing rate of patients and help the patients avoid unnecessary amputation. The wound care team has had a tremendous success with an average healing rate of 85 percent while decreasing the time to heal.

The clinic is managed by Missouri Wound Care Specialists who has been in operation providing wound care services for over  five years. Amongst other services, the company provides a Registered Nurse Board Certified in wound care and has over 85 multi-specialty physicians affiliated with various outpatient clinics. The clinic is located in the hospital on the third floor.  To schedule an appointment, please call Wound Care Specialists at 1-877-295-2273.

About Lincoln

County Medical

Center

Lincoln County Medical Center (LCMC), located in Troy, Missouri, has been serving the healthcare needs of greater Lincoln and surrounding counties for 60 years, improving the quality of life in the communities it serves.  A 25-bed critical access hospital, LCMC is a full-service facility providing the most advanced healthcare services and diagnostic care to Lincoln County.  Medical staff members are board certified in their specialties.

For more information about the services offered at Lincoln County Medical Center visit us on the Web at www.lcmctroy.com.


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