The importance of Hot and Cold Therapy on wounds

Have you ever wondered if applying hot or cold therapy on a surgical wound is best? What if we told you both!  There are several different forms to deliver hot and cold therapies to the body, both through local applications and body immersion. Ice/Heat Packs are an easy and quick way to provide much needed relief to surgical wounds during post-a...
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Silicone gel the gold standard in wound healing

With any type of surgery, scarring is unavoidable and an integral part of the wound healing process.  Keloids and Hypertrophic scars can develop due to the overproduction of collagen during the healing process and can cause pain, itching, and restrict movement.  If you are concerned about the appearance of your surgical scar, pre- or post-abdomi...
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