There are a couple of reasons why we see many patients for ingrown toenail treatment. One is that the condition does not discriminate when it comes to age, gender, or other factors: anyone with toenails could have a nail that becomes ingrown. Beyond that simple fact, there are several ingrown toenail causes, which gives everyone multiple opportunities to develop the problem. Fortunately, knowing what causes them can enable you to take measures to reduce your risk of sustaining one in the first place!
The following often contribute to ingrowing nails:
Watch for these symptoms of ingrown toenails:
If you notice any of these symptoms, there are measures you can take at home which might be able to effectively address the condition. For cases that are severe or recurring, or if you simply would prefer to have a professional handle it for you, give Dallas Podiatry Works a call and set up an appointment at one of our offices and we will be glad to help.
You can reach our Dallas, TX office at (972) 566-7474, our Plano office at (972) 943-3323. Of course, you can also request your appointment online right on our website.