Wound Care Instructions

Wound Care – General

This describes how to care for your wounds following routine procedures such as biopsies or incision and drainage of boils and infected cysts.

Wound Care Instructions for Sutured Wounds

See the above for the post-operative care of sutured wounds including those following excisions and Mohs surgery.

Wound Care Instructions for Granulating Wounds

Granulating wounds are those which are left to heal on their own without the use of stitches.

Wound Care for Skin Grafts

When a skin graft has been placed follow the above instructions.