New hyperbaric chamber delivered to Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

On April 17, the second largest hyperbaric chamber in the United States was delivered to Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center in Milwaukee, WI. See video of the delivery.

Hyperbaric delivery

With Oklahoma Ave. closed to traffic, the delivery was made.

Hyperbaric Delivery ribbon cutting

Ribbon cutting ceremony. From left to right: Sue Ela, Aurora Health Care Senior Clinical Vice President & Metro Region President; 8th District Alderman Robert G. Donovan; Milwaukee County Executive Scott Walker; State Representative Josh Zepnick; Jack Simanonok, MD, hyperbaric physician; Jeffrey A. Niezgoda, MD, medical director of Aurora's Centers for Comprehensive Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy Program.

Hyperbaric chamber hooked on a crane

The chamber is hooked to the crane.

Hyperbaric chamber in the air

Liftoff!

Hyperbaric chamber is placed

Placement over the chamber's final resting place.

hyperbaric home

The chamber's new home in the basement of Aurora St. Luke's.

Learn more about Aurora's Comprehensive Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy program.