Off-Label and Medically Approved Indications

Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy may be ordered by a physician for "off-label" indications.

We make no claims as to the efficacy for any indications other than the fourteen approved by FDA. Below is a list of some common "off-label" indications.

  • Acute Acoustic Trauma
  • Acute and Chronic Anemia
  • Acute and Chronic Arterial Insufficiency
  • AIDS
  • ALS "Lou Gehrig's Disease"
  • Alzheimer's Disease
  • Autism
  • Brain Injury
  • Bells Palsy
  • Cancer
  • Candidas and Fungal Infections
  • Cerebral edema
  • Cerebral Palsy
  • Chemical Poisoning
  • Chronic Fatigue
  • Closed head injury
  • Colitis
  • Crohn's Disease
  • Compartmental Syndrome
  • Cosmetic Surgery (before and after)
  • Diabetes
  • Fibromyalgia
  • Flesh Eating Bacteria
  • Fracture Repair
  • Gastric and Doudenal Ulcers
  • Headaches, Cluster
  • Heart Attack
  • Hypoxic Birth Disorders
  • Inflammatory Arthritis
  • Infections
  • Lupus
  • Lyme Disease
  • Macular Degeneration
  • Migraine
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Musculoskeletal injuries
  • Muycoplasma
  • Near drowning
  • Near hanging
  • Nerve injuries
  • Neurovascular compression
  • Oral disease
  • Osteoporosis
  • Parkinson's disease
  • Peripheral nerve injury
  • Peripheral Vascular Disorders
  • Post Traumatic StressĀ 
  • Rehabilitative Care
  • Retinitis Pigmentosa
  • Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Sacroiliac Syndrome
  • Scelodrema
  • Shingles
  • Silcone Induced Disorders
  • Spinal Cord injury
  • Spider Bite
  • Sports Injury
  • Stroke
  • Sudden deafness
  • Surgery recovery
  • Tendon injuries
  • Venomous Snake Bites
  • Wound Healing

Hosptital Treated Indications

Hosptital Treated Indications

The following indications are approved by the FDA:

Insurance will normally cover them when HBOT is delivered in a hospital setting.

  • Air or Gas Embolism
  • Carbon Monoxide Poisoning
  • Compromised Skin Grafts or Flaps
  • Crush Injury, Compartment Syndrome
  • Decompression Sickness (Bends)
  • Diabetic & Other Non-healing Wounds
  • Enhancement of Healing in Selected Problem Wounds
  • Exceptional Anemia: Resulting of Bleeding
  • Gas Gangrene
  • Intracranial Abscess
  • Osteomyelitis
  • Radiation Injury
  • Refractory Osteomyelitis
  • Thermal Burns