Ingrown Toenails

At Whitburn Podiatry, we understand the discomfort and pain that can come with ingrown toenails. Our goal is to educate our patients about the minimally invasive treatment options we offer, and to encourage them to schedule an appointment for relief.

Understanding Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown toenails occur when the nail grows into the surrounding skin, causing pain, redness, and swelling. It's important to address this condition promptly to prevent further complications.

Our Approach to Treatment

At Whitburn Podiatry, we specialise in effective, minimally invasive treatments for ingrown toenails. Our experienced chiropodist and podiatrist will assess your condition and provide tailored treatment options to alleviate your discomfort. This could include antibiotics to treat infection if necessary, our podiatrist is qualified to dispense antibiotic therapy if required.

Minimally Invasive Treatment Options

Conservative Treatment Methods

Our clinic offers conservative treatments to treat acute problematic ingrown toenails, with the aim of preventing future toenail issues this includes cutting and clearing the ingrown toenail, if infection is present our podiatrist is also qualified to dispense antibiotic therapy with no need for GP appointment or referral.

Nail Surgery

For more severe cases, we provide minimally invasive nail surgery to address ingrown toenails, providing long-term relief while minimising discomfort and downtime. Our Podiatrist offers partial and full nail surgery.

Don't Let Ingrown Toenails Hold You Back

If you're experiencing discomfort due to ingrown toenails, don't hesitate to reach out to our experienced chiropodist and Podiatrist at Whitburn Podiatry. Our patient-centred approach ensures that you receive the tailored treatment you deserve for the best outcomes. Call 01501 742200