Presidente Home Care, in McAllen, TX, provides at home wound care, specializing in venous stasis ulcers, Diabetic ulcers, and arterial wounds.
Presidente Home Care has a team of highly qualified clinicians that are experienced in wound care management and the body’s healing process. We use a variety of effective wound care products and services to help our patients.
We are dedicated in providing the highest quality service to our patients and specialize in the all wound care, including:
- Venous Stasis Ulcers: Venous Stasis wounds are found in people who have a condition known as venous insufficiency, also known as bad or poor circulation. This happens when the blood that is circulating from there feet and lower legs backs up and pool around the lower legs and ankles. Some the characteristics of venous insufficiency include painful swelling around the lower legs and ankles, there may be redness and discoloration around the legs. There may be numbness or tingling in the area. The extreme swelling may lead to the breakdown in the skin and lead to ulcers that may leak clear fluids or these ulcers may appear as blisters. If any of these symptoms appear in any combination appear, please see your doctor as soon as possible of evaluation and treatment.
- Diabetic Ulcers: These Ulcers may appear any appear any where on the body. The wounds are commonly, pale and dry and may also have a dark crust or scab cover. Most commonly the are found under the feet and the toes and over the boney areas of the feet and lower legs. These ulcers go along with diabetes and neuropathy (numbness or tingling of the feet) Please see your doctor as soon as possible for evaluation and treatment.
- Arterial Ulcers: These ulcers appear usually in the areas of the lower legs. These wound are the result of poor arterial circulation The skin around the lower legs and the ulcers may be dry and lack color. The areas of the skin around the lower legs may be discolored as red of pale and in severe situations may be bluish (Cyanosis) and may also appear in purple blotches. This may be a life threatening condition and require medical evaluation and treatment.
Presidente Home Care, proudly serves are patients in the Rio Grande Valley and South Texas. To learn more about our wound care services, call us at 956-687-6760 or schedule an in-home assessment here.