What are the benefits of hyperbaric oxygen therapy?

Increased concentration of oxygen combined with increased pressure greatly increases the amount of oxygen dissolved in the blood and thereby the amount of oxygen delivered to the tissues.

Hyperbaric oxygen therapy offers distinct therapeutic effects. It:

  • Increases oxygen delivery to injured tissues
  • Stops further tissue damage by reducing swelling
  • Promotes wound healing by;
  • Improving immune system response
  • Improving blood vessel formation
  • Preventing or reducing infection
  • Improves the effect of some antibiotics