Patient Information

For which wounds can it be used?

Geistlich Derma-Gide® is intended to be used for the management of wounds including:

  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Pressure and chronic ­vascular ulcers
  • Partial and full thickness wounds
  • Surgical wounds (donor sites/grafts, post Mohs surgery, post laser surgery, wound dehiscence)
  • Trauma skin wounds (abrasions, ­lacerations, second-degree burns and skin tears)

 

Illustration of the ­Healed Wound

Your health care provider may perform basic ­allergy testing to ­ensure that you have no allergic ­reaction to the material. Allergic ­reactions to porcine material are a very rare occurrence.