Erin O'Sullivan, N.P., C.W.S.
General and Vascular Surgery
Wound Care Specialist
Weight Loss Surgery
May 28, Tuesday 6:00 pm
Where: Courtyard Boston Woburn/Boston North Hotel
We encourage you to attend the live session but the Online Seminar is always open if you don't want to wait until the next live seminar
Support Group Meeting will be
held on June 26, Wednesday at 7:30 pm
following the Information Seminar.
TOPIC: To be announced...
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Did you know?
Laparoscopic Vertical Sleeve Gastrectomy or VSG is now covered by most health insurance plans. The Weight Center at Commonwealth Surgical Associates has been offering Sleeve Gastrectomy since 2008.
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In the December 2012 issue of Boston Magazine Dr. Begos was recognized as a Top Doctor in colorectal surgery. The 2012 list features a total of 645 physicians selected by their peers in 57 specialties.
Erin O’Sullivan, N.P., C.W.S.
Certified Wound Care Specialist
Erin is a dynamic Nurse Practitioner with many years of experience in the
assessment, diagnosis and treatment of diverse patient populations in
various medical settings. She is a graduate of St. Francis Hospital School
of Nursing in Hartford, CT. She received her Masters of Science Degree from
Simmons College in Boston, MA.
She has many years of experience in Critical Care nursing for Adult and
Pediatrics Patients at Boston City Hospital. Erin also has worked as a Nurse
Practitioner in primary care, long term care as well as urgent care
Erin attained the Certified Wound Specialist (CWS) designation by
demonstrating exceptional knowledge in wound care and management.
Erin is available to assess and treat diabetic foot ulcers, arterial and
venous ulcer, pressure ulcers, chronic osteomyelitis, radiation-related
tissue damage and any ulcer or wound that persists for more than 6 weeks
despite medical care. She will perform as indicated vascular, nutritional,
infection and pain assessments. Intervention and prescriptions as needed are
all a part of the protocols. Wound treatment protocols may include advanced
wound care technologies, negative pressure therapies and bioengineered skin
Erin seeks collaboration with home care agencies, physical therapists and podiatrists regarding direct wound care, footwear and application of off-loading techniques as well as edema management. To support the clinical process she provides patient and family educations regarding acute wound care and long-term preventative interventions.