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Wound Care

Nexus Specialty Clinic

A hospital-based outpatient specialty care clinic in Shenandoah, Texas providing services for Complex Wound Care and Lymphedema Management

 

In the fall of 2011, the Nexus Specialty Clinic was opened in order to continue the quality care of our patients with wounds after discharge from Nexus Specialty Hospital. Nexus Specialty Clinic has been established with the same high standards as our inpatient Wound Management Program. A multidisciplinary approach is utilized in order to achieve the optimal outcome for each patient. 

 

The Nexus Wound Care Program is designed to provide comprehensive evaluations and advanced outcome driven treatments to successfully treat patients with complicated wounds that have previously resisted healing. We are proud and active members of the limb rescue/salvage program. 

Nexus’ Wound Care Medical Director, is double board certified in Internal Medicine and in Wound Care. In addition to our Medical Director, many other physician specialties are on staff to participate in the care of our patients with wounds, including but not limited to,internal medicine, vascular surgeons, general surgeons, plastic surgeons, podiatric surgeons, infectious disease physicians, and pain management specialists. 

Our wound care team is comprised of clinicians with specialty training in wound management. The wound care team members have achieved certifications including Certified Wound Specialists (C.W.S.®), Certified Wound Care Associates
(C.W.C.A.®), Wound Care Certified (W.C.C.®) and Diabetic Wound Certified (D.W.C.®).

 

The clinic specializes in the treatment of the following wound types:

  • Pressure ulcers
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Vascular wounds
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Post-amputation
  • Post-operative wounds
  • Complicated wounds

 

The clinic offers the following wound services:

  • Debridement
  • Grafts & Flaps
  • Advanced Wound Dressings
  • Compression Wraps
  • Negative Pressure Therapy
  • Autologous Platelet Grafting
  • Pulsatile Lavage
  • Electrical Stimulation
  • Non-Contact Ultrasound Therapy
  • Home Management Education
  • Nutritional Support & Education


Nexus' evidence-based wound care protocol has been nationally recognized with the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint commission as well as recognized as Noteworthy by the DNV.