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Tamara R. Shafer, MD

Medical Director, Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Center


Tamara R. Shafer, MD
Accepting New Patients!

Board Certification

  • American Board of Family Medicine
  • American College of Hyperbaric Medicine

Medical Education

  • 2001 - Ross University School of Medicine, North Brunswick, NJ

Residency

  • 2005 - Western Reserve Care System - Ohio Northside Medical Center, Youngstown, OH

Care Philosophy

"I believe in involving patients in their care and having them help to decide their wound care treatments and goals. I strive to provide each and every patient with the best possible wound care available to them."

Clinical Interests

  • Wound Care
  • Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy

Conditions Treated

  • Diabetic foot ulcers
  • Venous stasis ulcers
  • Pressure ulcers
  • Skin tears
  • Post surgical incisions
  • Radiation wounds
  • Burns
  • Rraumatic injuries
  • Any wound that has not shown signs of improvement in 30 days

Procedures and Treatments Offered / Performed

  • Wound debridement
  • Off-loading and total contact casting
  • Negative pressure wound therapy
  • Cellular and tissue-based application
  • Hyperbaric oxygen therapy

Other Experience

  • Primary Care
  • Urgent Care
  • Locum Tenens
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