Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy FAQs
Certain Conditions May Apply
Q. HOW MUCH DOES EACH TREATMENT COST?
A. The Cost of Treatments is based on the time of each treatment. Please call for individual patient rates
Q. DOES INSURANCE COVER THIS PROCEDURE?
A. Each insurance company has it’s own criteria. Please call our insurance expert for more information regarding your particular insurance coverage.
Q. DOES THE TREATMENT HURT?
Q. WHAT KIND OF CHAMBERS DOES SOUTH FLORIDA CENTER FOR H.O.P.E. HAVE?
A. Large Monoplace Sechrist Model 3200 Chambers
Q. CAN I GO IN THE CHAMBER WITH MY CHILD?
A. Yes. A parent, guardian, or a tender may be in the chamber with the child during treatment.
Q. HOW LONG IS EACH TREATMENT?
A. Typically 60 minutes at a depth for neurological patients and 90 minutes at depth for wound care patients.
Q. IS THERE REGRESSION AFTER THE SERIES OF TREATMENTS ARE COMPLETED?
A. Sometimes – depending on the patient, there may be minimal regression.
Q. DO YOU OFFER PAYMENT PLANS?
A. Providing the patient qualifies, treatments can be financed through several different organizations, however South Florida Center For H.O.P.E. does not offer a payment plan.
Q. HOW FAR IN ADVANCE DO I NEED TO SCHEDULE?
A. Generally 2-4 weeks.
Q. IS THERE A TECHNICIAN MONITORING MY TREATMENT?
A. At all times patients are monitored by highly trained technician(s).
Q. HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO SEE IMPROVEMENTS?
A. It depends on the diagnosis and the severity of the condition.
Q. WHAT IS THE YOUNGEST AGE THAT CAN BE TREATED?
A. 6 weeks.
Q. IS THERE A PHYSICIAN ON STAFF?
Q. IS HBOT SAFE?
A. At South Florida Center For H.O.P.E we take all necessary precautions to ensure patient safety.