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Is There a Procedure to Permanently Remove an Ingrown Toenail?

Yes, there is a procedue to permanently remove your ingrown toenail (onychocryptosis).

The procedure is called a Matrixectomy, it is a safe and effective way to permanently stop an ingrown toenail from coming back. In most cases only a slight portion of  the nail has to be removed. Consult with your podiatrist to find out what treatment option is right for you.

When you have an ingrown toenail, it's best to seek treatment from a podiatrist (foot doctor), who is specifically trained to diagnose and treat foot conditions.

Call 562-433-0478 to schedule an appointment with an experienced podiatrist, or request an appointment online.


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