Wound Care Specialist

Wound Care Specialist

Certified Wound Care Specialist Physician Lake Wales & Davenport, FL

Who is a wound care specialist?

A wound care specialist physician is a healthcare professional who has been trained in treating all types of wounds, acute and chronic.  The most common treated wounds are an acute injury, surgical wounds, diabetic wounds and pressure sores. A certified wound care specialist not only takes care of open wounds but also educates patients and their families.  He/she offers a wide range of modalities to improve the patient’s wound healing and quality of life.

Internal Medicines & Wound Care Specialist

Dr. Preeti Harchandani, MD is trained and experienced in the management of acute and chronic wounds, including hyperbaric oxygen treatment. She is an internist and certified wound care specialist in Lake Wales & Davenport, FL.  She is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center and Lake Wales Medical Center. She is one of 40 doctors at Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center and one of 9 at Lake Wales Medical Center who specialize in Internal Medicine.  She has been practicing for 16 years. She  is board-certified in Internal Medicine and is also certified in wound care and hyperbaric oxygen treatment by the National Wound Healing Center.

Dr. Harchandani is the vice-chief of the medical staff at Lake Wales Medical Center and is a member of the governing board there. She is a physician at Ridge Medical Associateand sees patients for illness, as well as other common and specialized reasons. She is bilingual in English and Hindi and patients from a variety of backgrounds enjoy having her as their physician.  Dr. Harchandani is an internist and wound care specialist physician who is committed to giving the best care and establishing long-lasting relationships with her patients.

Here is a brief bio on Dr. Harchandani:

Education and training

->Medical School – JLN Memorial Medical College Raipur, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery

->Residency in Internal Medicine: St. Luke’s Hospital, St. Louis, MO, 1999-2002

Practice name:

Ridge Medical Associates, LLC

Experience

More than 16 Years of diverse experience

Specialties

-> Primary Care Doctor

-> Internist

-> Wound care specialist

Certifications & Licensure

-> American Board of Internal Medicine – Certified in Internal Medicine 2002

-> FL State Medical License – Active through 2019

-> Certified in Principles of Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine

Hospital affiliations

-> Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center

-> Lake Wales Medical Center

Awards, Honors & Recognitions

->Merit scholarship in medical school

->Vice chief of medical staff at Lake Wales Medical Center (2016-2018)

-> Member, governing board, Lake Wales Medical Center

Insurance Accepted

Medicare

Medicaid (not accepting new patients)

Aetna

AvMed

Blue Cross and Blue Shield

Care Plus

CIGNA

Coventry

Freedom

Humana HMO and PPO

Molina

Optimum

Tricare

->United Healthcare

Wellcare

Practice Locations

405 S 11th St
Lake Wales, Florida 33853-4202
Map and Directions 

2209 North Blvd, Suite A

Davenport, FL 33837

Phone: (863) 679-8000
Fax: (863) 679-8008

Office Hours:

  • Monday – Friday: 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
  • Saturday –9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Sunday-closed

To make an appointment with one of our physicians, please call us at (863) 679-8000 or visit: http://ridgemedicalassociates.com/appointments/