Bioengineered Skin


A key part of making sure that a wound heals properly is ensuring there is healthy skin covering the wound. The new generation of cell–based, bioengineered skin substitutes used at Houston Methodist aid healing in the following ways: 

  • Replaces missing skin 
  • Helps your own skin to grow properly 
  • Accelerates wound repair 
  • Reduces complications during the healing process


When used as part of our comprehensive wound care treatment approach, this technology allows you to speed up your progress and to focus on returning to your regular activities.


Houston Methodist provides bioengineered skin substitution at the following convenient locations.