Tag Archives: plantar warts

Early detection is the best treatment for skin cancer.

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Skin cancer can present in places where you don’t always think to look.  Dr. Campitelli not only encounters cancerous lesions on the foot, but also treats them on the hand as well.  This patient had a skin lesion under his finger nail that was present for over a year and

How to determine if you have a plantar wart. 

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One of the most common questions I’m asked about skin conditions on the foot is, “Is this a wart?”. Here’s a quick way to tell if you have a wart. The lesion will appear as a callus but will have interruption of the skin tension lines – your fingerprints. Or,

Surgery For Plantar Warts

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Here is a short video of a surgical excision of a plantar wart that was located on the back of a patients heel. These typically will not respond to topical acid therapy the way that warts on the sole of the foot do. Surgery is performed in office and the

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Topical Nail Solution to soften and clear discolored toenails.
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