Colitis Patient Experiences a Life-Changing Journey in the HBOT Chamber

As first seen on BEATING BACK COLITIS A DOCTOR’S JOURNEY The plan…. Dr. Gelly explained my treatment plan. The published research studies showed that the optimal treatment pressure would be 2.8 ATM (a depth of 60 feet) for a total of 60 minutes. To minimize the risk of any oxygen toxicity, every 20 minutes I would use a provided mask inside the chamber and breath normal air, instead of 100% oxygen, for 5 minutes (aka an “air break”). Altogether, I would have a total of three 20-minute sessions at depth.

By | 2020-02-21T16:54:16-05:00 February 21st, 2020|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

Traumatic Brain Injuries Increasingly Treated with HBOT

Thousands of people around the country sustain traumatic brain injuries, mild traumatic brain injuries, and concussions each year. Emergency departments, on average, see more than 7,500 such patients each day. An individual concussion may appear with no symptoms; when a person sustains multiple concussions from sports or other activities, however, they tend to add up to turn traumatic. One in five people who suffer from these serious concussions experience troublesome symptoms that last months or years.

By | 2020-02-18T13:42:41-05:00 February 18th, 2020|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

Medical Conditions Being Treated with Hyperbaric Oxygen

Oxygen therapy finds applications in the treatment of a number of medical conditions. In most cases, oxygen therapy is normobaric, which means that it involves the supply of oxygen at normal pressure levels. A specialized form of oxygen treatment, hyperbaric therapy, however, involves placing patients in an environment of high-pressure oxygen in a special enclosure called a hyperbaric chamber.

By | 2020-02-18T13:26:10-05:00 February 12th, 2020|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

The Health Economic Impact of Living Cell Tissue Products in the Treatment of Chronic Wounds

Are you in need of well-managed oxygen therapy? This article teaches you everything you need to know about how hyperbaric oxygen works and some of its benefits.

By | 2020-01-26T11:01:36-05:00 January 21st, 2020|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

HBOT Treatment for Veterans with Traumatic Brain Injury and PTSD

The Veterans Traumatic Brain Injury and Post Traumatic Stress Disorder Treatment and Recovery Act came into effect in 2019. It gives authority to certain medical professionals to administer or prescribe hyperbaric oxygen therapy to veterans suffering

By | 2020-02-12T15:55:34-05:00 January 9th, 2020|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

Athletes Are Using Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy to Accelerate Healing

If you're an athlete - or you live a highly active life - chances are extremely good that you have developed (or will develop) some type of sports injury that could put your career and your lifestyle in serious jeopardy.

By | 2020-01-08T09:20:43-05:00 December 30th, 2019|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

Treating Concussions with Hyperbaric Oxygen Treatment

If you have been referred for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) by your primary care physician, you may be wondering whether they will have any involvement in your HBOT treatment and care.

By | 2019-12-16T16:21:10-05:00 November 21st, 2019|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

Primary Care Physician’s Involvement in Hyperbaric Care

If you have been referred for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT) by your primary care physician, you may be wondering whether they will have any involvement in your HBOT treatment and care.

By | 2019-11-04T13:31:43-05:00 October 17th, 2019|Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy|0 Comments

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