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Northwestern Memorial Hospital Ostomy Care

In Northwestern Memorial Hospital Feinberg Pavilion

Overview

If you have a wound that has not healed in more than 30 days, or a wound that has resisted traditional treatment, Northwestern Medicine wound care specialists can help you heal. Our caring, multidisciplinary team of physicians and nurses are dedicated to healing chronic wounds with specialized treatment plans designed to get you back on your feet as quickly as possible.

Ask your physician about visiting a Northwestern Medicine Wound Center if you have a:

  • Wound that has not healed in more than 30 days (commonly experienced by people with diabetes).
  • Sore with increasing pain, redness and swelling, foul odor or changing color.
  • Surgical wound that has become infected.

Parking and Transportation

Parking is available at discounted rates for patients and visitors of Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Download Parking Map

Parking Rates

Standard Parking

Up to 7 Hours: $12 7 to 24 Hours: $26

Parking Validation

Parking garage tickets must be validated each time a car is parked. Without validation, regular garage rates will apply. You can validate your ticket at the customer service desks on the first and second floors.

Transportation

There are multiple transportation options to serve you. Find convenient transportation to and from Northwestern Memorial Hospital, including taxis, public transit and train transportation.

Accessibility

Northwestern Medicine is committed to providing a hospitable environment for all. We offer the following accessibility resources to accommodate your stay or visit:

  • Accessible parking
  • Accessible restrooms
  • Wheelchairs
  • Patient escorts
  • Language interpreters
  • Resources for the hard of hearing
  • Service animals

Learn more about our accessibility resources.

Patient and Visitor Information

Hours of Operation

Monday
8 am–4 pm
Tuesday
8 am–4 pm
Wednesday
8 am–4 pm
Thursday
8 am–4 pm
Friday
8 am–4 pm
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Northwestern Memorial Hospital offers several amenities, including flower and gift shops, online services, and food and beverage options, for your convenience. Download our Services and Amenities Map.

Services

Our wound care team will work with you to determine the most appropriate therapies for you and recommend a course of treatment, which may include: 

  • Biomedically engineered skin grafts
  • Conservative or compression dressings
  • Growth factor therapy
  • Vacuum-assisted closure devices
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Why Choose Us

Northwestern Medicine facilities offer access to world-class patient care across the greater Chicagoland area and Northern Illinois. Anchored by Northwestern Memorial Hospital, the #1 hospital in Illinois by U.S. News & World Report, our clinical and administrative staff and medical and science faculty come together every day with a shared commitment to superior quality, academic excellence, scientific discovery and patient safety.

With Northwestern Memorial HealthCare, we’re dedicated to consistently providing high-quality, cost-effective, patient-focused care. We seek to improve the health of the communities, individuals, family and friends we serve by delivering a broad range of services with leading medicine and compassion. Because what makes us better, makes you better.