Common skin conditions that are treated by the podiatrist

  • DS Rehbock Medpharm Publications
Keywords: skin conditions, podiatrist


There are many skin and nail conditions that affect feet. Some are more serious than others and these skin and nail conditions are treated by the podiatrist and other medical professionals. Some of the more common skin conditions are discussed here in part one of a series of foot and podiatry related to pics. Nail conditions will be discussed in the next issue. A short description and treatment protocol is given of each condition. Most of these conditions are best treated by the professionals as self treatment is not always successful and can be dangerous in some cases.

Author Biography

DS Rehbock, Medpharm Publications
ND Pod (SA), BSc Honours (Brighton)