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Metroplitan LA
1832 W. 7th Street
Los Angeles, CA 90057
Tel. (213) 484-0040

West LA
11540 Santa Monica Blvd.
Second Floor - Suite #203
Los Angeles, CA 90025
Tel. (310) 477-9210
 
treatment ingrown toenails

Surgical treatments of ingrown toe nails include a number of different options. If conservative treatment of a minor ingrown toenail does not succeed or if the ingrown toenail is severe surgical management is recommended.

The initial surgical approach is typically a partial avulsion of the lateral nail plate known as a wedge resection or a complete removal of the toenail. If the ingrown toenail reoccurs despite this treatment destruction of the germinal matrix with phenol is recommended.

Ingrown Toenails


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