Corns and Calluses

Corns and calluses are common problems seen by Podiatrists. Due to high pressure areas and shearing stresses areas of callus (thickened, hard skin) develop to protect the skin. As the callus builds it can become uncomfortable. Corns (a callus which, due to concentrated pressure on a specific area, develops into a cone-like callus). Corns and calluses can be reduced immediately, giving instant relief. Orthotic devices can be supplied to prevent further development.