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How to get rid of corn scars

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Dr. John Feola
Internal Medicine 31 years experience
CHEMICAL BURN: The corn pads cause a chemical burn and in fair skinned individuals can leave hupopigmentation and scars. Try oral and topical VITE as well as cocoa b... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
A podiatrist: Can debride them for you conservatively and discuss with you a more permenant solution.
Dr. Ronald Oberman
Podiatry 31 years experience
Several ways: Depending on cause. Proper fitting shoes may work in some cases. In other cases surgery will be necessary to address the underlying bone as well as an... Read More
Dr. Alan Ettinger
Podiatry 49 years experience
Shoes: Change shoes.Wear sandals, open toe. Corns are usually caused by a bone spur or overgrowth. Surgery can be very successful.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
Podiatry 41 years experience
See below: Often surgery to remove the underlying problem of the corn.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wenjay Sung
Podiatry 14 years experience
Corns: Lifestyle modifications is the first step. Try to start with deodorant to your feet after showers and drying them. This helps prevent sweat in feet... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jay D Helman
Podiatry 48 years experience
Proper fitting shoes: Shoes rubbing on toes cause corns. Shoes with high toe boxes will reduce and/or eliminate pressure.. Soft leather inside and out is also helpful. Shoe... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
Podiatry 28 years experience
Surgery: Because this eliminates the etiology. Though, if you are mindful of shoe selection, this may be helpful. Conservative surgery is always recommended to... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tsu-Yi Chuang
Dermatology 50 years experience
Not good nor bad: When corn starts to make you feel uncomfortable or cause you trouble in walking, it should be taken care of.
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Duggan
Podiatry 37 years experience
Location?: That depends on where they are. The callous layer of skin responds to pressure, friction, and heat and produces the corn/callous. Removing the source ... Read More
A 29-year-old male asked:
Dr. Richard Taddeo
Podiatry 26 years experience
Podiatrist visit: They need to be debridement painlessly. Shoes that are a bit tight may be the cause coupled with imperfect toes which are all too common
A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Niel Venter
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Podiatrist: Corns are a result of Pressure areas. Have an accessment with a Podiatrist and get the pressure areas sorted out. Orthotics may help. Otherwise the... Read More

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