HBOT has been shown to be successful both pre- and post-surgery in helping heal wounds; decrease inflammation, pain and swelling; reduce scars; shorten the recovery period; enhance lymphatic function; decrease bruising; and strengthen the immune system for quicker recovery.
Benefits of HBOT after surgery include
Greater healing and faster recovery
Resolving unexpected complications post-surgery
Dramatically reduced post-surgical bruising, swelling and inflammation
Oxygen’s role in wound healing
HBOT improves post-operative cognitive dysfunction by reducing oxidant stress and inflammation
Improving recovery from a plastic-surgery procedure