North Carolina Hyperbaric
In the event of a decompression injury the emergency number to dial is '911' based on the where you are you will be assigned to the nearest hyperbaric facility.
For reference and information, the chambers in this state are listed below, in alphabetical order.
Mission & St. Joseph Hospital
Medical Director: David Humphrey, MD
Carolinas Medical Center
St. Luke's Hyperbaric & Wound Care
85 B Hospital Drive
Phone 24 hour:828-894-3311
North East Medical Center
Medical Director: John Wassell, MD
Duke University Medical Center
Ph: (919) 684-3305 / 6726
Moses Cone Memorial Hospital
Park Ridge Hospital
FirstHealth Moore Regional Medical Center
Duke Raleigh Hospital
FirstHealth Richmond Memorial Hospital
Johnston Memorial Hospital
Columbia Davis Medical Center
Center for Comprehensive Wound Care
Diving Medicine Lore
Monoplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for only one person lying down. These are also known as 'coffin-chambers'
Multiplace - A recompression chamber that has a capacity for more than one person and usually permits a physician/medic to be in attendance from within.
*The chambers and physicians listed have no relationship with this web site and no guarantees of quality are offered or implied. The listings are for information only. This is a listing that I have developed for my personal use. Please be aware that these references are under no obligation at all to respond. It may be that not all of these physicians treat patients, but it is probable that they all may refer you to the appropriate service.