FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Farron C. Hunt, MD, FAAFP, joins the Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas Wound Healing Center® as Medical Director
Beaumont, Texas (December 9, 2014) – Farron C. Hunt, MD, FAAFP, has joined Healogics, Inc. as Medical Director at the Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas Wound Healing Center.
Dr. Hunt will lead a team of wound care specialists at the Center, which offers leading-edge treatments including hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure therapies, bioengineered tissues, and biosynthetics to reintroduce the body's innate ability to heal.
Dr. Hunt received her medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch, completed an internship at Duke University, and completed her Residency at Baylor College.
In joining Baptist Hospitals of Southeast Texas Wound Healing Center, a member of the Healogics™ network, Dr. Hunt will collaborate with a network of academic medical centers, hospitals and thousands of professionals committed to advancing wound healing by creating, sharing, and activating wound prevention and care expertise.
Dr. Hunt is a member of the American Academy of Family Physicians, Texas Academy of Family Physicians and American Society of Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology. She is Board Certified in Family Medicine.
Chronic wounds affect more than 8 million people in the U.S. and the incidence is rising fueled by an aging population and increasing rates of diseases and conditions such as diabetes, obesity and the late effects of radiation therapy.
About Healogics, Inc
Headquartered in Jacksonville, FL., Healogics is the nation’s largest provider of advanced wound care services. Healogics and its affiliated companies manage nearly 600 Wound Care Centers®
in the nation and see nearly 200,000 patients per year through a connected network of centers, partner hospitals, academic medical centers, patients and families. Leveraging its scale and experience, Healogics utilizes an evidence-based systematic approach to chronic wound healing in treating an underserved and growing patient population. For more information, please visit www.healogics.com
or to find a Wound Care Center near you, please call 1-800-373-HEAL (4325).