Ingrown toenails occur when your toenail starts growing into the surrounding skin. The condition can be very painful, especially as the nail continues to grow. Don’t put up with an ingrown toenail any longer than you have to. Connect with Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates, and we’ll get you an appointment within days so you can get relief.
Ingrown toenails can develop for many reasons, including:
The podiatrist will evaluate your condition and make a decision on the correct treatment plan. Our podiatrists work very hard to learn all the latest techniques and non-invasive ways to take care of any foot problems you may have, so you can rest assure that they will only do surgery if it is necessary.
If you are having foot pain and need to see a podiatrist then give us a call. One of our four Podiatrists will assess your pain and diagnose your problem and try to find a nonsurgical approach if it is possible. Podiatry surgery will only be recommended if it is the only option or the best option to give you your mobility back.
Common signs of an ingrown toenail include:
If you think you have an ingrown toenail, do not try to cut it yourself. Some at-home treatment options include:
If the pain becomes unbearable and your ingrown toenail starts interfering with your daily life, it may be time to visit a professional. Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates has a team of experts who would be happy to take a look at your feet and determine a better treatment option for you.
Foot & Ankle Surgical Associates is here to get you back on your feet. Explore our local clinics today and call us at 360-754-3338 to schedule your appointment. In many cases, we can get you a same- or next-day appointment, and we accept all forms of insurance. Reach out to get started