Nail and Skin Care Library

The Northwest Extremity Specialists are committed to patient education. Fully understanding your foot or ankle condition helps you make confident, informed decisions regarding your treatment and care. Although there is no substitute for an in-person appointment with a specialist, we happily offer our extensive online library of foot and ankle articles as a resource and service to our patients, as well as the general public.

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  • Bunions The Northwest Extremity Specialists offer conservative management and surgical reconstruction for bunion deformities.
  • Ingrown Toenails Northwest Extremity Specialists offers quick and effective care to remove ingrown toenails and relieve your pain.
  • Fungal Toenails Nail fungus can be an embarrassing infection, but it can be cured by the team at Northwest Extremity Specialists.
  • Plantar Warts Never attempt to treat a wart yourself. Head to the Northwest Extremity Specialists for help removing plantar warts on feet.
  • Corns and Calluses The Northwest Extremity Specialists explain the difference between corns and calluses, and whether they need treatment.
  • Athlete’s Foot Although it can usually be treated at home, severe or recurrent athlete’s foot may require professional evaluation and care.
  • Bunions and Hammertoes Bunions and hammertoes are common progressive toe deformities that can cause pain, discomfort, and difficulty walking.