What are some of the symptoms of black toenails and what should be done about them? If this is a question that has come across your mind, you can look to Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic for black toenails treatment and surgery in Kirkland.
As professionals in the field, the staff at Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic are very familiar with all sorts of issues of the feet and toes. If you are experiencing black toenails or discoloration that is reddish, brownish or purple, there is cause for concern. Additionally, if you find any sort of foul odor, a discharge from under the nail or pain, you need to contact our offices as soon as possible for an examination and treatment.
There can be a number of these symptoms or there may be no symptoms present besides the discoloration. Our staff will be able to work with you to determine what is going on with your toes and help you to get the best treatment possible. If it looks as if surgery is necessary to remove the toenail, we will be able to discuss the procedure and go over the healing time with you.
Any sort of injury to the toe, such as dropping something heavy on it, can cause blackness to develop. There can also be the wearing of ill-fitting shoes or excessive rubbing during athletic activity. For example, a lot of runners will often present with black toenails that will have to be treated in order to relieve the pressure and pain that develops.
Are you looking for black toenails treatment and surgery in Kirkland? Call Mill Creek Foot and Ankle Clinic at (425)482-6663 to schedule your consultation.