Did you know that the podiatrist can perform a surgical plantar wart removal in the office under local anaesthesia?
Multiple treatments exist for plantar warts. There is no uniformly effective treatment for warts so therapy can often be difficult. When the wart is resistant to topical treatments, surgical removal may be considered. The excision is generally done by curettage and leaves very few scars.
A hammer toe is a deformity of one or both joints of the 2nd, 3rd, 4th or 5th toe. This deformity can put pressure on the toe when wearing shoes and cause pain.
Did you know that ingrown toe nail surgery can be performed in the podiatrist office and that you can resume normal activity the following day?
Did you know that it is possible to perform a hallux valgus (bunion) surgery without general anaesthesia?