Callus is a thickening of the outermost layer of your skin. While plantar warts often develop callused tissue around them, they have two different causes. Callus is built up by your body to protect areas of skin that receive a lot of stress or rubbing. As warts can be painful areas, your body often builds callus around them, but the wart is its own problem.
Is a plantar wart the same as a callus?
You can call Austin Foot and Ankle Specialists at (512) 328-8900,
and make an appointment at one of our three convienent Austin office locations.
5000 Bee Caves Road, Suite 202, Westlake Hills, 78746
1600 W. 38th Street, Suite 318, Rosedale, 78731
2312 Western Trails Blvd, Suite 103, Westgate, 78745