Podiatrists diagnose and treat both common and more skin and nail pathologies of the feet. Podiatrists are able to diagnose and treat any complications of the above which affect the lower limb, including skin and nail disorders, corns, calluses, horn and ingrown toenails. Foot injuries and infections are also diagnosed and treated by podiatrists.
A basic area of foot care undertaken by podiatrists is the treatment of various acute and chronic nail conditions, the treatment of which depends on the pathology.
Podiatrists have specific instrumentation for painless and effective treatment of these conditions.
Treatment and prevention of corns, calluses and warts are also common podiatric procedures. Podiatrists are recognized as important members of the health care team in preventing and managing lower limb complications for those living with diabetes.
Treatment and prevention of Nails
Treatment and prevention of corns and calluses