Cosmetic Foot Surgery Corn Removal

Cosmetic Foot Surgery Corn Removal

Cosmetic Foot Surgery Corn Removal

Corn removal surgery is a quick outpatient procedure that is generally completed in less than 30 minutes. Prior to surgery, a local anesthetic will be applied to numb the treatment area. Using a sterile scalpel, your surgeon will carefully shave off the dead layers of skin, all the way down to the root of your corn.
The surgical procedure to remove a corn is called a “resection arthoplasty” which removes the corn, the “bursa”, and a small portion of offending underlying bone.
Depending on the location or severity, the skin lesion or corn itself is removed during the procedure or it will naturally fall off 3 to 4 weeks after the surgery. The incision is minimal (1.5cm to 3/4 inch) on the top or side of the toe.
Corn removal surgery usually involves correction of the underlying problem such as hammertoe or mallet toe deformities, which is why non-surgical corn …
Sep 5, 2017 – When the time comes to take care of foot bunions and toe corns through. hammertoes and cosmetic foot surgery procedures per week results …
Nov 25, 2013 – Corn removal surgery is not usually needed for corns but is done in. If the corn is caused by a foot or toe abnormality – like a hammer toe …
Dr. Larry Keyes is a podiatrist foot surgeon in Oak Park, Illinois specializing in functional and cosmetic correction of corns, hammertoes, and long toes.
Corns and calluses are among the most common problems that we treat at our practice. They can occur on any part of the foot and vary in symptoms from a mild …