Wound Care

Bon Secours Mercy Health is seeking a Wound Care physician in Petersburg, Virginia.

Bon Secours Mercy Health

Petersburg, Virginia

Wound Care

Bon Secours Mercy Health is seeking a full time Board Certified Wound Care specialist. This position includes responsibilities as Medical Director as well.

Duties include overseeing clinical functions at all four Bon Secours Wound Care Facilities, patient care and Medical Directorship (.2 FTE Medical Directorship). Successful candidate will see patients for scheduled appointments which include sick visits, routine follow-ups, hospital follow-ups and pre-op medical clearance. In addition to refilling medications, follow-up with patients on labs/imaging studies with assistance of LPN/CMA, document encounter, billing in EMR and close encounter same day. Sign home health orders and other patient correspondence as needed.

Our care team includes certified wound care physicians, general surgeons, wound care nurses and physical therapists with certification in advanced wound care.

We treat all types of wounds, including:
  • Slow or non-healing wounds
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Post-surgical wounds
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Wounds caused by venous and arterial disease
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Burns
  • Cellulitis

Services offered:
  • Comprehensive outpatient wound assessments
  • Wound debridement
  • Diabetic wound management
  • Use of bioengineered skin substitutes to promote faster healing
  • Negative pressure wound therapy
  • Use of advanced dressing technology
  • Lower extremity compression therapy
  • Transcutaneous oxygen monitoring

Southside Regional Medical Center

Bon Secours - Southside Medical Center is a 300-bed hospital in Petersburg, Virginia, located in the Tri-Cities area. The hospital was opened in 1948 and relocated in 2003. The hospital is designated as a Level III Trauma Center by the Virginia Department of Health.

The following awards, accreditations and associations endorse SRMC as a quality health care provider. We are proud to offer the level of service they represent.
  • Accredited Cancer Center with Gold Commendation and Outstanding Achievement Award: American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer, 2011-2014, 2014-2017
  • Accredited Comprehensive Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery Center: Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Accreditation and Quality Improvement Program, 2015-2018
  • Accredited Chest Pain Center with Percutaneous Coronary Intervention: Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care, 2014-2017
  • Certified Primary Stroke Center: The Joint Commission/American Heart Association, 2014-2016
  • Gold Seal of Approval® for Hip and Knee Joint Replacement: The Joint Commission, 2015-2017
  • Accredited Facility (Breast Ultrasound, CT, Mammography, MRI & Ultrasound): American College of Radiology