Patient Education

Our team of specialists and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you. Or, for a more comprehensive search of our entire Web site, enter your term(s) in the search bar provided.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

 

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Can Ingrown Toenails Be Prevented?
... Nail Conditions: Some nail disorders, such as fungal nails can also increase the likelihood of an ingrown toenail...

Treating Fungal Toenail Infections
... If you have a fungal toenail, make an appointment by calling: (781) 944-4044 and stop fungal nails before they become a serious medical issue...

4 Gifts for Happy Feet
...If you go for professional pedicures at a salon and have your own tools, you’ll be assured that they have not come in contact with any bacteria or fungus which can lead to athlete’s foot or fungal nails...

Treating Fungal Nails with Laser Therapy
...This can occur in a number of different ways: Going barefoot in a gym, communal shower, public pool Getting a pedicure at a salon that does not follow proper sanitizing procedures Sharing socks or shoes with others Injury Too much time in tight, closed in footwear and/or sweaty socks Diagnosis and Treatment Although fungal nails may not initially be painful, they can worsen to the point where the nail becomes separated from the bed and a bacterial infection may occur then as well...

P.A.D. (Peripheral Arterial Disease)
...and Foot Problems Simple foot deformities (hammertoes, bunions, bony prominences) or dermatologic conditions such as ingrown or thickened fungal nails often become more serious concerns when P...

Peripheral Arterial Disease (P.A.D.)
...and Foot Problems Simple foot deformities (hammertoes, bunions, bony prominences) or dermatologic conditions such as ingrown or thickened fungal nails often become more serious concerns when P...

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