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Wound Care
Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine

Our providers

The board-certified physicians at Novant Health Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine are committed to helping patients with hard-to-heal wounds not only to heal, but to investigate and treat the underlying causes of those chronic wounds. The doctors, along with our devoted support staff, have years of training and experience in the latest wound care techniques including hyperbaric oxygen therapy.

Wassel, John Joseph, MD

Affiliated with Novant Health
Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine
Novant Health Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine - Charlotte
(704) 384-4098


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Practice locations
Novant Health Wound Care & Hyperbaric Medicine - Charlotte
(704) 384-4098
Novant Health Wound Care - Matthews
(704) 316-5166

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Medical School:
Georgetown University School of Medicine

University of Minnesota Hospitals and Clinics 1975

Georgetown University Hospital 1981

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John Wassel, MD, has been helping patients resolve their medical issues for over four decades. He entered private practice after a successful career in the United States Marine Corps. A recreational SCUBA instructor, Dr. Wassel has incorporated his love of SCUBA diving into his medical practice. He is specially trained to recognize and treat dive-related injuries. Diving is something he truly enjoys and is happy to help others involved in this activity. When he is not working, Dr. Wassel enjoys spending time with his family. He and his wife and have three sons and a daughter who enjoy diving together whenever they can.

Gender: Male



Monday to Friday
8 a.m. to noon,
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.