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Foot Warts? Visit a Marietta Podiatrist Near You!

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What is a Plantar Wart?

A plantar wart is caused by a small nick in the skin, which allows viaral particle to enter the skin. Once the viral particles star to proliferate (grow) in your foot, they cause a growth or a lesion. When they are located on the plantar aspect (bottom of the foot), they can coomonly cause pain. Warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV), and can occur anywhere on the body. Podiatrists and Foot Doctors see many plantar warts in their offices.

How Do I Diagnost a Plantar Wart?

It might be difficult to make a proper diagnosis at home, but some common signs are:

What is a Good Treatment for Plantar Warts?

There is almost too much information out there on plantar warts treament. While there are many treatment options that are suggested, not all of them have been studied. Your Podiatrist will help diagnose and treat your plantar wart. It is important to know what your are treating on your foot.

Some Podiatrist treatment options might include:


Please give our Podiatrists (Foot Doctors) a call!

Ryan Goldfine, DPM Dr. Ryan Goldfine is a board certified foot and ankle surgeon. He is a Marietta Podiatrist.

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When Should I See a Podiatrist (Foot Doctor)?

Taking care of your feet may start with proper hygiene and shoes, but foot and ankle pain or discomfort should be closely monitored and treated. If you notice changes or pain in your feet, you may need to see a Podiatrist. It is not normal to have pain or