Unmanageable Toenails

Podiatrists treat many people who, for one reason or another, simply cannot manage their own toenails and general foot care. In fact, about 50% of all the people that see a podiatrist require general foot care and toenail management.

Lack of flexibility as a result of arthritis in the hips, knees, back or hands, joint replacement surgery or an increase in weight can all result in someone being unable to manage their own basic foot care.

No one should ever be embarrassed about seeing a podiatrist about management of their foot care. Podiatrist have all the instruments available for them to be able to manage any foot or lower limb condition.


Galleria Podiatry has the correct instruments at his / her disposal to treat all nail conditions including Onychocryptosis (ingrown toenails), Onychauxic (thickened) nails, Onychogryphosis (Deformed nails), Onychomycosis (Fungal infected nails), Onycholysis (separation of the nail from the nail bed), or Onychophosis (inflammation around the nail).

Many people, for a variety of different reasons, are no longer able to bend to reach their feet, making cutting their toenails extremely difficult or even painful. These people comprise about 60% of the patients Galleria Podiatry sees every single day. Therefore, he / she will be more than happy to assist you with this task too.