What Conditions Can Benefit from Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy?

January 13, 2009

• Advanced diabetic foot ulcers
• Soft tissue damage from radiation therapy
• Wound ulcers caused by a localized lack of blood flow that is not relieved by surgery
• Healing of skin flaps or graphs created to close large wounds
• Serious infection of the bone
• Partial osteonecrosis of the bone (death of bone tissue)
• Spread of tissue damage caused by dangerous bacteria
• Erosion of the jawbone (a very rare side effect of certain drugs)