Ingrown Toe Nail Removal

Ingrown Toe Nail Removal

Recurring toenail fungus and ingrown toenails are very common medical problems.
Fungus
Toenail fungus occurs when fungus enters a break or cut in the toenail itself. When this happens, infections can and do occur – especially for individuals over the age of 60. The possibility of infections is further increased for people who have diabetes or a weakened immune system. Infected toenails can present a serious health risk and should be monitored. If your toenails are thick or discolored, you may want to have your doctor take a look to determine if you are at risk of an infection.
Here are some key steps you can take to reduce your chances of getting an infection:
Avoid walking barefoot in public areas, such as locker rooms or bathrooms.
Apply antifungal powder to your feet.
Change your socks frequently.
Wear shoes that have a wide toe area and do not press against your toes.
Ingrown toenail
Ingrown toenails occur when the corner or side of the toenail grows into the skin located on the side of the toe. Usually this occurs with the big toe. When it does, it can cause redness, irritation and can lead to infection. Some common causes of ingrown toenails are cutting the nail too short, or not cutting the toenail straight across, or by wearing shoes that press against your big toe.
Medical treatment for fungal growth and ingrown toenails
Surgical toenail removal can be done in one of our clinics. Toenail removal is absolutely necessary if you are showing signs of infections. This might include symptoms such as swelling, pus, redness, significant pain, or a fever. A medical assistant or physician will give you an injection to reduce the pain and loosen the skin around the toenail. At that point, they will remove any part of the skin or toenail that is infected or causing irritation.
After the minor procedure, ointment will be applied to the wound and then covered with a gauze and tape.
A physician will give you instruction on how to care for your wound following your appointment. It is important you follow your physician’s orders. She or he may suggest some of the following:
For the next day or two, keep your toe clean by washing the toe with clean water at least 2 times a day.
Use vaseline type products to help keep the wound moist. A dry cell is a dead cell.
Continue until the wound heals.
The wound normally heals within two weeks and it takes around 12-18 months for the toenail to grow back.
Risks
Although toenail deformity or subsequent ingrown toenails are possible complications following the procedure, the toenail procedure has relatively few risks.
Conclusion.
Ingrown toenails or toenails infected with a fungus can be painful. But with proper medical treatment, they are rarely serious. If you are noticing any of the symptoms described within this document, you need to consult with a skilled medical physician before your situation escalates.

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Jose Portillo
October 3, 2023

Very professional people

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June 13, 2023

El tratamiento médico es excelente, el trato del personal te hace sentir mucho mejor es hasta terapéutico.

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June 5, 2023

Exelente lugar es una de las mejores clínicas que e estado en especial su personal, de mucha confianza y la mejor doctora ANGELICA

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April 21, 2023

Me parece lo mejor en atencion al paciente, estoy muy contenta y agradecida con todo el personal!!!! la recomiendo!!

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Johan Cervantes
April 21, 2023

This is a GREAT clinic, I had bad elbow pain after a injury in a soccer game, my mom took me to my pediatrician and she said it was fine, the pain was still there for a few days and my mom decided to take me to this clinic, the doctor there then took a look at it and sent me to get a MRI and X-Rays and I had a hyper extension on my elbow tendon, the doctor then sent me the required medication. This isn’t the first time I go since I always go there when I get hurt/sick. Definitely recommend this place.

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April 18, 2023

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Darasus Torres
April 15, 2023

Amazing clinic, very friendly and amazing prices! always helped me when i needed them the most.o

La familia asistimos desde hace 9 años a la clínica Angel con la Provedora de Salud Angélica y nos gusta su trato tanto en la salud como en el trato personal y les agradecemos su atención

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Jose Bravo
April 14, 2023

Mi familia y yo asistimos a la clínica Angel desde hace 9 años con la proveedora de salud Angélica y siempre nos a dado una buena atención en la salud como un buen trato a nuestra persona, seguiremos asistiendo para tener una una buena salud, gracias por su atención

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Ericka Rojas
August 11, 2022

Muy amables las recepcionistas y te atienden súper rápido y los Doctores que no se diga son los mejores 👍🏽😉

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Freddy Morales
August 11, 2022

Excellent Medical Service. Yuli at front desk was extremely helpful with all medical information. I will definitely use this clinic again.

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HeRo Yami
June 8, 2022

English/ Español I went there 2 weeks ago. Took my son there because his pediatrician (Texas Children) was not able to pinpoint the cause of my sons abdominal pain. When I explained the doctor the situation, she immediately said it could be either his intestine or muscle related. Sure enough, it was muscle related.. She prescribed him medicine and rest time (he plays soccer) .. He is doing so much better. I always go there when I feel my primary pcps are not doing a great job. I trust the providers at Ángels Medical clinic./ Lleve a mi hijo hace como 2 semanas, su pediatra (Texas Children) no descubría la causa del dolor en el abdomen de mi hijo, y ordenó exámenes que yo sentia no tenían nada que ver con su dolor. Lo lleve a la clínica Ángel por que los doctores allí son confiables, y la doctora me dijo que podria ser una de dos cosas, el intestino o el músculo. Justo como lo había sospechado era el músculo, la doctora le mando medicamento y ahora mi hijo está mucho mejor… Siempre que mis doctores primarios no están haciendo bien su trabajo, yo voy a la clínica del Ángel y siguiendo sus ordenes mi familia y yo nos hemos sentido mucho mejor. Muy agradecida.

Yo le doi gracias a Dios que la doctora atendió a mi hijo a pesar de que su agenda del día ya estaba llena, le agradezco a la Dra Angelica por aver echo el tiempo de ver a mi hijo con mucha amabilidad y paciencia a pesar de que ya eran las 8 pm y el día avía sido muy largo, gracias por todo y Dios les bendiga en el poderoso nombre de Jesús de Nazaret!

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Ana Gibson
April 2, 2021

Excellent service! I would like to thank all the staff for their very kind service and specially to Miss. Alejandra for her very professional work on me and my family, she is really professional and compassionate and you can see a lot of kindness on the way she treats people, Thank you!

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February 25, 2021

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October 12, 2020

Yuliana

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October 12, 2020

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October 11, 2020

Excelente servicio. Angelica fue muy amable y servicial.

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