Skin & Nail Care

A Podiatrist deals with skin and nail  complaints such as;

  • Toenail Disorders
  • Thick & Disfigured Toenails
  • Fungal Toenails
  • Ingrown Toenails
  • Painful Corns
  • Callous & other pressure lesions
  • Cracked Heels
  • Skin Infections
  • Wounds & Ulcers
  • Blisters
  • Plantar Warts
  • Tinea

 

 

Podiatrist Nail Care

Regular Podiatrist Care is beneficial to:

  • Monitor your foot & lower limb health
  • Identify and treat any problems you may be experiencing
  • If you have trouble maintaining your own footcare
  • Reduce risk associated with diabetes, infections, skin lesions

 

 

Our Podiatrist Services Explained:

 

 

Corns & Callus Removal 

 

Corns & Calluses are oftten due to abnormally high pressure in certain areas. A podiatrist can safely and painlessly remove these issues with painless lesion debridement. We also aim to look at the causes resulting in these types of lesions and addressing them to offer a permanent solution to these annoying complaints. Generally, the root cause of these complaints is due to abnormally high-pressure in certain areas of the foot, by reducing stress and offloading regions with certain devices and appliances we can significantly reduce the burden of painful corns & callous.

 

Podiatrist Skin Debridement

 

 

 

 

Routine Nail Care can be performed by our Podiatrists

 

We offer a professional and efficient nail reduction service to patients who have difficulty maintaining there general foot care needs. We aim to assist people with there routine nail care in a painless and comfortable manner whilst offering a comprehensive foot assessment during the process.

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Nail Care Performed by Podiatrist

 

 

Ingrown Toenails

 

Ingrowing nails can be a major cause of pain and distress for people. Podiatrists are the best-placed professionals to effectively resolve your symptoms. Usually, one consultation is needed to address an ingrowing nail. We also offer minor nail surgery procedures to permanently resolve longstanding nail issues.

 

Podiatrist Ingrown Toenail

 

It’s easy to underestimate the role our feet play in our health and daily lives but when people start to realise just how much we use them. It is estimated they will carry us over 130,000 Kilometres over our lifetime. It’s not hard to see why they are one of the most important parts of the body.

 

 

Call our friendly receptionist on 6249 11 55 to make an appointment or answer any further questions you may have. 

 

Claremont Podiatry, With you every step of the way

 

53 Main Road, Claremont, Tasmania