Hyperbaric Medicine FAQ

For people with chronic, non-healing wounds, hyperbaric oxygen therapy can provide relief from symptoms and promote healing. Below, we’ve answered some of your common questions about this treatment.

What is hyperbaric oxygen therapy?

What medical conditions can hyperbaric oxygen therapy treat?

How does hyperbaric oxygen therapy work?

What can I expect during a hyperbaric oxygen therapy treatment?

What do I need to know before my hyperbaric therapy session?

Does health insurance cover wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy?

Contact us for expert wound care

To learn more about our wound care and hyperbaric services at CHI Franciscan, please call:

  • Bremerton area: 360-744-6496
  • Burien area: 206-988-5724
  • Tacoma area: 253-426-6739 (wound care) or 253-426-6630 (hyperbaric medicine)