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How long will you have to use crutches after ingrown toenail surgery?

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In brief: Not needed

Most patients can wear a normal shoe the next day.

In brief: Not needed

Most patients can wear a normal shoe the next day.
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
Dr. Jeffrey Bowman
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Dr. Libby Putnam
Podiatry

In brief: You shouldn't.

You shouldn't have to! removing a toenail, or a portion of one, either surgically in the operating room or in the office shouldn't require crutches.
An open-toed, stiff-soled shoe should be all you need.

In brief: You shouldn't.

You shouldn't have to! removing a toenail, or a portion of one, either surgically in the operating room or in the office shouldn't require crutches.
An open-toed, stiff-soled shoe should be all you need.
Dr. Libby Putnam
Dr. Libby Putnam
Thank
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