It is normal to have many questions and concerns about your life with an ostomy. You are not alone. There are hundreds of thousands of people in the United States living with an ostomy. We recognize your many questions and concerns about care of your ostomy as well fears of returning to a normal, healthy, and happy life. Our goal at Deaconess is to provide you and your loved ones with the education, support, and resources required to meet your ostomy care needs.
Ostomy Clinic Services
• Pre-operative counseling for ostomy management
• Post-operative ostomy management
• Recommendations for pouching issues
• Recommendations for ostomy skin issues
• Hernia belt measurement
• Education and instruction in ostomy care
• Stoma molding
• Assistance with product selection
Services are offered by appointment only.
To schedule an appointment with an Ostomy Nurse call 812-450-7389.
Ostomy Clinic Days*:
Monday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Tuesday 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wednesday 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.
Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
*Call ahead to schedule an appointment.
Deaconess Ostomy Clinic
Columbia Physician Center
350 W. Columbia Street, Suite 350
Evansville, IN 47710
Ostomy Products (barriers, pouches, and related supplies) can be purchased from Freedom Medical. Three convenient locations in the Evansville area (Evansville East, Evansville West, and Boonville) ensure convenience for patients. 24-hour emergency service is also available for added peace of mind.
Deaconess hosts a local support group for ostomy patients. Join us in a friendly, casual environment to learn more about proper ostomy care and management, and to connect with other ostomy patients.
4th Tuesday of Every Odd Month at 6:30 p.m.
(January, March, May, July, September, November)
Support Group Location - Deaconess Johnson Hall
600 Edgar St. Evansville, IN 47710
For more information Call 812-450-7389