Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care

Referring Physicians: 855-543-0555

UC San Diego Health System is a leader in caring for difficult-to-heal, problem wounds. With advanced wound care services and two hyperbaric chambers, our skilled multidisciplinary team ensures top-level care 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

Benefits of Hyperbaric Medicine

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT):

  • Accelerates wound healing
  • Reduces cell death and infection
  • Eliminates deadly substances
  • Promotes better blood vessel formation
  • Preserves injured tissues
  • Increases the body's resistance and ability to combat infection

More on Hyperbaric Medicine

Encinitas Hyperbaric Chamber

Advanced Wound Care

As a comprehensive wound care center, we provide expert evaluation, individual therapy plans and support for each patient.

Wound Healing Services

Our Hyperbaric Team

Each of our hyperbaric team members have received extensive training. Supervising physicians are board-certified or board-eligible in hyperbaric medicine.

Meet our Hyperbaric Specialists

For Referring Physicians

Our Hyperbaric Medicine and Wound Care program provides cost-effective, evidence-based therapeutic options for patients with a variety of non-healing problem wounds, as well as:

Refer to one of the largest and most sophisticated hyperbaric oxygen therapy systems in California.
Call 855-543-0555

Why Refer to UC San Diego

Appointments & Referrals


Hillcrest: 619-543-5222
Medical Offices North
Lower Level L-504

Encinitas: 760-452-2222

Hours: M – F, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Multi-Specialty Clinic
Suite D-204


Hillcrest: 619-543-5969
Medical Offices North

Encinitas: 760-452-2222
Multi-Specialty Clinic