Chronic Wound Facts


Chronic wounds affect millions of Americans, with staggering healthcare costs and potentially devastating consequences. Early wound care intervention can prevent amputations and save lives. Seeking treatment does not require a referral and promotes faster healing while reducing infection and scarring.

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Jovive Approach

Our primary goals revolve around promoting optimal healing, reducing scarring, and ensuring long-lasting results. Through the utilization of cutting-edge techniques, we strive to enhance closure rates and provide utmost comfort throughout the healing process. As a practice entirely owned and led by physicians, our facilities in Loma Linda, CA, and Mission Viejo, CA, are dedicated to your overall wellness. Entrust your care to Jovive Wound Care for personalized and specialized treatment tailored to your individual needs.


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26732 Crown Valley Pky, suite 585
Mission Viejo, CA 92691

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Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Most insurance accepted.

I’ve seen first-hand how proper wound treatment makes a tremendous impact on patients’ quality of life. I’m excited to take these successful hospital-based treatments and provide patients with easier access in this new outpatient clinic setting.

Bill Khoury, MD

Medical Director

Loma Linda

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11340 Mountain View Ave. Suite B

Loma Linda, CA 92354
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Mon-Fri: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Most insurance accepted.


Wound care requires a multifactorial approach to achieve success. In the outpatient setting, we focus on initiating innovative treatments and working closely with the rest of your healthcare team to help heal your wounds. Together we want to empower patients on their road to recovery.

Vera Vanderkraan, DO

Medical Director