Ingrown Toenail?

Let's fix it! We understand ingrown toenails are painful and offer same-day appointments in addition to regular clinic hours.

Saturday appointments available to new patients.

Why Us?

Foot & ankle specialists are the only trained physicians qualified to permanently fix the problem. Urgent care facilities and primary physicians can alleviate the symptoms, but they cannot fix the underlying problem. Skip the extra step, come in and see the specialist!

What is an ingrown toenail?

Ingrown toenails can be painful and occurs when the side of the nail curls down and grows into the skin around the nail.

A doctor's intervention can be critical. If the area becomes infected, the infection can spread and infect the underlying bone resulting in amputation. Ingrown toenails should never be ignored, if you notice fluid or pus, call us immediately.

Ingrown Toenail Treatment

Schedule Visit

We work around your schedule. Our no hassle scheduling enables you to pick the time that works best for you


When should I seek professional help for an ingrown toenail?

It's advisable to consult a podiatrist if you experience persistent pain, redness, swelling, or signs of infection around the toenail. Attempting to self-treat severe cases at home may lead to complications, making professional intervention crucial for effective and safe resolution.

What are the common causes of ingrown toenails?

Ingrown toenails often result from improper nail trimming, wearing tight-fitting shoes, injury, or genetic predisposition. Understanding these causes can help individuals take preventive measures to avoid the development of ingrown toenails.

How can I prevent ingrown toenails in the future?

Podiatrists provide guidance on proper nail trimming techniques, suitable footwear choices, and other preventive measures to reduce the risk of ingrown toenails. Regular foot check-ups with a podiatrist can also help identify and address any potential issues before they escalate.

Dr. Emlyn Forsung

Foot & Ankle Surgeon

Metro Foot & Ankle Specialist, P.C.

10040 Regency Cir Suite 345

Omaha, NE 68114

Phone: 402-541-8336

Fax: 402-512-8182