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Dr. Eric Lui, DPM

Podiatrist (Foot and Ankle Specialist)

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Dr. Eric Lui, DPM
  • Hartford, Connecticut
  • Medical School - New York College of Podiatric Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

What happens if I leave my ingrown toenail untreated?

Hello. It may grow its on its own but more likely it will get worse if you leave it

Dr. Lui

How are corns under a toenail removed?

Hello, One doesn't normally see a corn beneath the nail. Is it a growth of some sort? Is it fungus beneath the nail? If it is a growth then the nail will most likely need to READ MORE
Hello,

One doesn't normally see a corn beneath the nail. Is it a growth of some sort? Is it fungus beneath the nail? If it is a growth then the nail will most likely need to be removed to gain access to the lesion.

Dr. Lui

What is the best way to clean your feet when you have diabetes?

Hello,

Regular soap and water. Moisturize except between the toes. Don't walk bare foot or in socks alone.

Dr. Lui

What can I do for my dry and cracked heels?

Use a heavy cream twice a day. If you walk bare foot now I would recommend wearing foam slide sandals at home and well cushioned shoes at all other times.

Should I see a podiatrist for my feet If I have diabetes?

Hello,

If you are diabetic and you have serious foot pain then yes you should be evaluated by a podiatrist.

Dr. Lui

Should I stay away from pedicures?

Hello,

I am not a huge fan of pedicures or nail salons. I have seen too many patients that end up with fungal nails.

Dr. Lui

I have an ingrown toenail. How would it be removed?

Hello, If you have an ingrown nail it can be temporarily removed under local anesthesia in the office. It is a 10 minute procedure where we numb your toe up with a needle and READ MORE
Hello,

If you have an ingrown nail it can be temporarily removed under local anesthesia in the office. It is a 10 minute procedure where we numb your toe up with a needle and some Lidocaine. The ingrown nail is freed from the surrounding skin, cut and removed. Healing time is about 5 days with a dry band aid daily.

Dr. Lui

I have a corn in my foot. Can corn cap remove that?

The corn removers can be used but I would be careful. If they are used too long then can eat a hole in your skin. The callus can be shaved down by a podiatrist. Surgery is READ MORE
The corn removers can be used but I would be careful. If they are used too long then can eat a hole in your skin. The callus can be shaved down by a podiatrist. Surgery is not required.

The skin on my left foot feels raw after standing for a long time. Why?

You could have a condition called tarsal tunnel syndrome. You may wish to try wearing Spenco or Superfeet orthoses to see if this helps. If not, then I would recommend making an READ MORE
You could have a condition called tarsal tunnel syndrome. You may wish to try wearing Spenco or Superfeet orthoses to see if this helps. If not, then I would recommend making an appointment to see a podiatrist.