Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital
New Brunswick • Somerset

Our Location

48 French Street

48 French Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
(732) 418-8084

Hours of Operation
8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Monday - Friday
(Evening hours coming soon)

Parking
Free valet parking available


Co-Medical Directors

Hesham Ahmed, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

• Acute Care Surgeon
• Robert Wood Johnson
• University Hospital
• Hyperbaric and
• Undersea Medicine Certified

Richard Schachter, DPM
Podiatric Surgeon
Robert Wood Johnson
University Hospital

• Hyperbaric and
• Undersea Medicine Certified

About the Center for Wound Healing at at New Brunswick Campus

The Center for Wound Healing at RWJ provides a multi-disciplinary physician panel that utilizes the most advanced technologies and treatments for the care and management of chronic, non-healing wounds. Our Center provides:

  • State-of-the-art Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Individualized treatment plans
  • Case management for complex patients
  • Inpatient consultation services

Medicare Approved Indications For Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

The Center for Wound Healing at RWJ also provides access to Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy (HBOT), a simple, non-invasive, painless treatment that enhances the body's natural healing and strengthens the immune system, resulting in more rapid and complete healing for patients. Hyperbaric oxygen may be used as an important adjunctive therapy for a number of approved indications, including but not limited to the following:

  • Diabetic wound of the lower extremity, non healing wagner grade III wound or higher
  • Chronic refractory osteomyelitis
  • Osteoradionecrosis
  • Soft tissue radionecrosis
  • Comprised skin grafts and flaps
  • Acute peripheral arterial insufficiency
  • Progressive necrotizing infections
  • Gas embolism