Foot Corn Treatment
The most important part of treatment for corns or calluses is to reduce pressure on the skin. In most cases, proper-fitting footwear will reduce the risk of worsening corns or calluses. Topical medications and abrasive tools, such as a pumice stone or file, help remove the firm, rough areas of dead skin. Corn or callus pads, and lambs wool, may reduce pressure from footwear. In severe cases, treatment may involve minor surgery to reduce the size of corns or calluses.
Treatment of corns and calluses may include:
Foot Corn Specialist
Physicians from the following specialties evaluate and treat corns and calluses:
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