Ingrown toenails are one of the most common reasons to see a podiatrist. Ingrown toenails are caused either by wearing shoes that are too tight or trimming your toenails too short.
You may be able to treat an ingrown toenail at home if it’s not infected and you don’t have any underlying medical conditions. You can take the following steps, but if your toenail doesn’t improve in 2-3 days, see a doctor:
Every patient is unique and so are treatments. The information on this website is for educational purposes and each individual
patient care model may differ.