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Dover, NH 03802

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Wound Healing

Wound Healing Institute

The Wound Healing Institute at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital offers a team approach to wound, ostomy, and hyperbaric oxygen therapy care. As an advanced wound care center, our team works to heal your wounds such as, pressure ulcers, diabetic foot ulcers, venous and arterial ulcers, burns, non-healing surgical and/or traumatic wounds. 

The Wound Healing Institute's current healing rate is 8 weeks, as compared to the national average of 16 weeks. 

Services Provided

Each of our patients receive a complete, comprehensive evaluation by our skilled clinical staff, and a wound treatment or ostomy care plan that is personalized to meet your needs and to promote healing.

Ostomy Care Clinic

The Ostomy Care Clinic supports individuals with ostomy self-care concerns or complications.

Foot Care Clinic

The Foot Care Clinic offers services for individuals who are unable to safely trim their own nails. We also evaluate and treat patients and residents at local skilled nursing facilities, long-term care facilities and assisted living centers, as well as our inpatients at Wentworth-Douglass Hospital. 

Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment

Hyperbaric Oxygen (HBO) Treatment enhances the body's natural healing process through the inhalation of 100% oxygen in a total body chamber. It is used to treat a variety of conditions. 

Additional services include:

  • Inpatient consultation
  • Compression Therapy Clinic
  • Advanced Healing Modalities: Compression, Negative Pressure Therapy, Ultrasound MIST, etc.
  • Outpatient Referrals to: Rehabilitation Services, Social Work Services, Orthotist, or Prosthetist
  • Podiatry
  • Nutrition Evaluation
  • Diabetes Education

Make an Appointment 

A referral by a primary care or specialist referral is preferred.

Wound healing services are usually covered by health insurance benefits, but we recommend you check with your insurance company to verify coverage.  If your insurance does not cover our services, financial assistance is available for qualifying patients. 

Hours of Operation

Monday - Friday  8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.


(603) 740-2832


The Wound Healing Institute is located in Wentworth-Douglass Hospital, near the hospital's South entrance. Use elevators 8 or 9 to go down to Level B.


We are ADA accessible and can accommodate wheelchairs, stretchers, and motorized scooters. The hospital also offers a free Care-Van service within the Seacoast area for patients who need transportation to appointments at the hospital.

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Wound Healing Institute

789 Central Avenue

Dover, NH 03820

Phone: (603) 740-2832

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Our Team

Vascular Surgery

Stephen Gemmett, M.D.

Wentworth Health Partners Vascular Surgery

Dover, NH 03820

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Wound Care

Stephanie Estrada, APRN

Wentworth-Douglass Hospital-Wound Healing Center

Dover, NH 03820

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