burn-treatment

Don’t “Feel the Burn” this Summer

Jeffrey Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center June 29, 2016

Hear “summer” and “burns” in the same sentence and “sunburn” probably comes to mind. But that’s not the burn that…

Why burn scars itch and how to find relief

Jeffrey Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center March 16, 2017

As many as 90 percent of burn patients report itching after their injuries, according to data cited by the Phoenix…

When to seek treatment at a burn center

Jeffrey Shupp, MD, Director, Burn Center April 13, 2017

“Why do I have to drive into the middle of D.C. to a burn center? There’s a hospital right by…