Frequently Asked Questions
Warts on your feet are unsightly and can cause pain and discomfort and make you feel self-conscious.
If you are suffering from plantar warts on the bottom of your foot, don’t fret.
Podiatrists Dr. Darren Silvester and Dr. Gregory Larsen at Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic, located in Universal City and Pleasanton, Texas, treat plantar warts in the greater San Antonio and area.
Take the next step toward happy feet and contact us today!
Can conservative care help treat my plantar warts?
If you have diabetes, are experiencing pain, feel that the warts are spreading, or the lesion changing color, you need to seek medical attention. The expert team at Next Step Foot & Ankle Clinic provides corrective treatment measures that clear your body of the virus.
Plantar warts often go away on their own, but that might take as long as a year or two.
Simple home remedies and over-the-counter drugs can treat plantar warts in a shorter time. However, these only work 50% of the time.
WHAT CONSERVATIVE TREATMENT works best
for treating plantar warts?
TOPICAL ACIDS & TAPE
Frequently, we like to use a painless topical, VerruStat, that has been very effective at helping our patients get rid of their warts pretty much on their own.
ADVANCED minimally invasive
TREATMENTS & SURGERIES
for severe forms of warts
Generally, conservative care works for getting rid of 50% of our patients warts. Unfortunately, those with severe forms of warts such as, Mosaic Wart (multiple lesions), need a more advanced approach.
Dr. Silvester and Dr. Larsen specialize in many advanced minimally and non-invasive treatments, and if necessary, advanced minimally invasive and traditional surgical techniques with patient proven success stories.
Some of those are used to treat severe forms of plantar warts, such as:
In severe cases of warts, we may use topical treatments such as, Bleomycin (anti-cancer medication).
There's also oral & topical medications used to boost the bodies immune system to help fight off the wart.
HOW TO get rid of plantar warts!
Say GOODBYE to that unsightly wart!
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