Prevention Point's Wound Care Clinic offers free, specialized wound care for all people

Prevention Point’s Wound Care Clinic (WCC) operates out of our main building at 2913-15 Kensington Avenue and offers free, specialized wound care for all people, particularly for those with injection-related wounds. Our experienced nurses run the clinic with the support of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.

Patient care is completely free. No insurance? No problem; we can help you apply while getting care. The WCC treats all types of wounds, including but not limited to: abscesses, venous ulcers, chronic wounds, injection-related wounds, and more. 

Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday: 11 am – 3 pm

Want to refer someone to the WCC? Have general questions/concerns? Contact us: 

Kristi Petrillo Straub, Wound Care Coordinator:

Read the WCC team's commentary published in the Journal of Addiction Medicine: "Xylazine-associated Wounds: Clinical Experience From a Low-barrier Wound Care Clinic in Philadelphia"

The WCC team along with current and former patients were featured in a front-page piece in The New York Times on January 7, 2023. Read it here.