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Our highly trained, multidisciplinary team of podiatrists, vascular surgeons, wound care specialty physicians and certified wound-care nurses provide comprehensive, personalized care for wounds.
Center for Advanced Wound Care & Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Medical Directors
Dr. Brian Smeal MD FACS, Medical Director - Washington Township
Dr. Smeal received his master’s degree in biology from Bucknell University in Lewisburg, Pa. and his medical degree from Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia, Pa. Board certified by the American Board of Surgery, he is a Certified Wound Specialist through the American Board of Wound Management. Dr. Smeal has been treating chronic wounds for more than 11 years, most recently serving as Medical Director at the Center for Wound Healing & Hyperbaric Medicine at Trinitas Regional Medical Center in Elizabeth, NJ. A Fellow of the College of Certified Wound Specialists and the American College of Surgeons, Dr. Smeal is also a member of the American College of Hyperbaric Medicine, the Undersea & Hyperbaric Medicine Society and the American Society of Breast Cancer Surgeons. Dr. Smeal is a 23-year resident of Mullica Hill, NJ, where he resides with his family.
Dr. Lisa Derr, Medical Director - Cherry Hill
Dr. Lisa Derr has been named medical director of the Jefferson Health Center for Advanced Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen in Cherry Hill. In her new role, Dr. Derr provides clinical leadership and care, along with a team of wound care specialists at the center, which offers leading-edge treatments for non-healing wounds, including: hyperbaric oxygen therapy, negative pressure therapies, bioengineered tissues, and biosynthetics. Once a patient’s chronic wound is healed, they are returned to their primary care physician to continue non-wound-related care. Dr. Derr joins the Jefferson Cherry Hill Wound Center, which opened in Spring 2018, from the Center for Wound Healing and Hyperbaric Medicine at Trinitas Regional Medical Center in Elizabeth, NJ.