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Conditions

Covered by Insurance

For purposes of coverage under Medicare, hyperbaric oxygen (HBO) therapy is a modality in which the entire body is exposed to oxygen under increased atmospheric pressure. The following conditions are most commonly approved by Insurance companies when prescribed under a physician’s care. Please contact your provider for further details. These are limited to that which is administered in a chamber (including the one-man unit) and is limited to the following conditions:

  • Osteoradionecrosis

  • Cyanide Poisoning

  • Acute Traumatic Ischemia

  • Acute peripheral arterial insufficiency (ie; wounds pertaining to this condition)

  • Gas Embolism

  • Acute carbon monoxide intoxication

  • Compromised Skin Flaps

  • Diabetic ulcers of the lower extremities

  • Decompression Illness

  • Gas Gangrene

  • Progressive necrotizing infections

  • Soft tissue radionecrosis

  • Some Cases of Osteomyelitis

  • Preparation and preservation of compromised skin grafts (not for primary management of wounds)

  • Thermal Burns

  • Crushing Injury of Lower and Upper Extremities