FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Alexandra Lukianoff, RN, BSN, MD, joins the Eastern Connecticut Health Network Center for Wound Healing® as Medical Director
Manchester, Conn. (December 9, 2014) – Alexandra Lukianoff, RN, BSN, MD, has joined Healogics, Inc. as the Medical Director at the Eastern Connecticut Health Network Center for Wound Healing.
Dr. Lukianoff 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. Lukianoff received her medical degree from the Universty of Connecticut School of Medicine.
In joining the Eastern Connecticut Health Network Center for Wound Healing, a member of the Healogics network, Dr. Lukianoff 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. Lukianoff is a member of the American Medical Association and a Resident member of the American College of Surgeons.
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).