Ingrown Toenails

Ingrown toenails can be painful and lead to infection. They occur when the toenail grows into the surrounding skin, causing redness, swelling, and discomfort. We focus on treatment and surgical intervention of infected ingrown toenails in Adelaide, providing specialised care for prompt and lasting relief. Our services are conveniently located in Golden Grove, Fairview Park and Glenelg.


Symptoms include:


– Pain, tenderness, and swelling on the side of the toe

– Redness and inflammation around the affected nail

– Discomfort while wearing shoes or walking

– Pus or discharge from the affected area




  1. Conducting salt water baths and applying topical antiseptic (such as betadine)
  2. Conservative nail care to remove the ingrown nail
  3. Ingrown Toenail surgery to remove the affected toenail may be necessary in severe cases




– Trim toenails straight across, avoiding rounding the edges.

– Wear properly fitting shoes.

– Keep feet clean and dry.

– Avoid cutting or tearing the skin around the toenail.

– Seek treatment for any signs of infection.


Prompt treatment is important to prevent complications. A podiatrist can provide an evaluation and recommend the best treatment for your needs.


1. Book a Consultation

To start the process of living life without pain, simply choose a location and book online or over the phone.

2. Receive a thorough assessment & treatment plan

We will carefully and thoroughly assess you. We can then create a tailored plan to get you feeling better and pain free sooner!

3. Live life without pain

When there is less pain, you can go back living a better life. Get your quality of life back!