Ingrown Toenails in Taylors Lakes

Ingrown Toenails in Taylors Lakes

An ingrown toenail is when your nail grows into the skin surrounding the nail. You should consult Ingrown Toenails in Taylors Lakes, as it can be very painful and can often become infected. Most people suffer from ingrown toenails on their big toes, but sometimes if you can affect the smaller ones too.

Ingrown toenails can be caused from incorrect cutting of the nail, trauma, picking, tight footwear, poor foot hygiene or increased moisture around the toes, genetics and abnormal curvature of the nails.

Our Ingrown Toenail Specialist Taylors Lakes will assess the area and provide the appropriate management. While you are waiting to see your podiatrist, keep the area clean with the use of saline or salty water and appropriate antiseptic. Don’t try to treat the area yourself. This often leads to the condition being much worse.

Some ingrown toenails can be persistent, even with professional Ingrown Toenails Treatment Taylors Lakes. Podiatrists at Taylors Lakes Podiatry Clinic are trained to conduct ingrown toenail surgery. The problematic nail edge is removed under local anesthetic. A chemical is used to burn the cells where the nail edge grows from so it doesn’t grow back. For further information about this procedure speak to your podiatrist at Ingrown Toenails in Taylors Hill. If your Children has foot problem you can consult at Children Podiatry Clinic Taylors Lakes.


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