Below is a link to my practice website which contains a video of an in office surgery for removal of an ingrown toenail. Runners commonly present to my office with these and are terrified that they will have to stop running. Typically one only needs a day or two if rest after having this minor surgical procedure. In fact, the relief is so great that as soon as the anesthesia wears off the pain is gone.
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Suffering from an infected ingrown toenail? There are two possible solutions for your problem. If this is the first time you are experiencing an ingrown toenail, then a nail avulsion would be indic…
Source: Surgical removal of ingrown toenail. | Akron Podiatrist
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Dr. Nick Campitelli
Dr. Campitelli is a podiatrist in Akron, OH specializing in foot and ankle surgery with an interest and enthusiasm for running as well as helping runners with injuries. For the past several years he has been treating running injuries in patients by fixing their form and transitioning them to minimalist shoes. Having treated runners with all types of injuries through conservative measures with orthotics and shoe gear changes to reconstructive foot and ankle surgery, Dr. Campitelli has brought what works best and is most current to his practice as well as the Akron and Cleveland running communities.