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Posts for: January, 2015

By Active Podiatry
January 27, 2015
Category: Foot Care
Tags: Podiatry   Podiatrist   Foot Doctor   Corns  

Correcting Corns Involves Expert Foot CareProtecting your feet and keeping them in good shape gives you the confidence you need to walk happily and healthily all the days of your life. But finding the right foot doctor can be difficult, while treating a foot issue on your own can lead to even fewer answers.

Corns

One of the most common foot conditions today are corns. Characterized by protective layers of thick, dead skin cells, corns start from constant skin-rubbing against an irregularity in your shoe. Usually, they're seen on toes, but regardless of their location, overcoming corns oftentimes means finding a trusted foot doctor.
 
At Active Podiatry in Indianapolis, IN, you'll find out why corns don't have to bother you for the foreseeable future. That's because the trusted podiatrists on site have all the answers you need for total toe treatment! After all, the friction and pressure caused by unruly corns can be quite painful, and typical solutions such as moleskin or padding applied to the affected area(s) aren't always completely satisfying.
Many people with corns incorrectly think that dealing with their discomfort is as easy as one, two, cut - but trying to slice off corns with any type of sharp device is far more dangerous than you might think. Doing so could lead to foot infections and other pain maladies, leaving you with a personal foot problem greater than the one you started with!

Also, don't try your own personal home remedies unless told to do so from an expert podiatrist. Even the most simple home remedies might have ingredients leading to unwanted side effects, so make sure any topical treatment you use to rid your skin of unsightly corns is foot-doctor approved.

Call Active Podiatry Today!

If you're ready to tackle your corns once and for all, give the trusted podiatrists at Active Podiatry a call today at our Indianapolis, IN office at (317) 328-6622 and experience the full foot relief your skin has been dying for!

Are you a patient of Active Podiatry? If so, we would love to hear about your experiences below!