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    • AUGUST 7, 2020
    Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers Treat Hard-To-Heal Wounds

    Hyperbaric Oxygen Chambers Treat Hard-To-Heal Wounds

    The prevalence of diabetes in Appalachia is increasing at a disturbing rate. In Kentucky, one in seven adults has been diagnosed with diabetes. However, in Eastern Kentucky, that number jumps to nearly one in four or 25 percent of adults. Alarmingly, there is also a substantial increase in youth who are diabetic. For many patients

    • APRIL 1, 2019
    PMC Wound Center Saves Local Doctor’s Foot

    PMC Wound Center Saves Local Doctor’s Foot

    Richard Salisbury, OD, of Martin, Ky is a real success story for the wound care treatment he received at Pikeville Medical Center (PMC). Dr. Salisbury came to PMC to seek an additional opinion for his diabetic foot ulcer after receiving treatment at a medical facility in Lexington, Ky. “I was experiencing no healing in my