Chiropody

Rod calluses are hard keratinized skin areas which cuniformly go deep into soft tissues.

Appearance causes: produced by prolonged pressure on the same foot area. Cause severe pain, discomfort when walking.

The way of eliminating the problem:

By means of special borer the corn is being drilled, the rod and the root are removed. In case of dysmorphology of the structure of foot arch the Podiatry specialist selects individual inserts in shoes, orthopedic insoles, gel pads and rings that prevent the formation of new calluses in future.

Hyperkeratosis (clavus)

Hyperkeratosis (clavus) is an excessive formation of rough, keratinized skin, often accompanied by the appearance of deep painful cracks.

Causes:

Disorders of the endocrine system, chronic diseases of the gastrointestinal tract, vascular insufficiency, as well as wrong foot care.

The way of eliminating the problem:

It is easy to solve the problem with hardware pedicure. The feet are treated with special grinding cup, dead skin layers are removed, the edges of cracks are polished, and then, according to indications, therapeutic balm or ointment for cracks is applied, effective means for home care are selected. In order to correct the causes of hyperkeratosis one should consult a dermatologist.

Ingrow nail

A common fact, when the edge of the nail plate grows in the deep edge of the nail ridges, causing a painful reaction of soft tissue.

Causes:

Incorrectly matched shoes, the constant wearing ofhigh heels, flat feet, injuries of the nail fold.

The way of eliminating the problem:

Тimely visiing a podiatry solves this problem  successfully without surgical treatment.

Fungous diseases:

Signs:

Common, when the edge of the nail plate grows in the deep edge of the nail ridges, causing a painful reaction of soft tissue.

Causes:

Redness, foot skin peeling, the appearance of cracks, including toes to toes, skin itching. Affected nails are thickened, they become quaggy, change their color and are destroyed. It must be remembered that fungal diseases are contagious. A person with this problem is a constant source of infection to others. Furthermore, the risk of fungal infections is that they often cause allergic reactions. That is why this problem should be solved by a qualified dermatologist.

The way of eliminating the problem:

In addition to the prescription of effective antifungal agents prosthetic care with gel is carried out on the damaged nail plate for achieving aesthetic result.

Plantar warts is a virus disease

Causes:

Human papilloma virus

The way of eliminating the problem:

The treatment is carried out jointly by podiatry specialist and dermatologist. After removing the keratinized   surface of warts laser therapy is carried out.  The technique is painless, does not lead to a disturbance of an active lifestyle. Such comprehensive treatment allows completely to get rid of the problem.