Home > Podiatry > IngrownToenails Get the Flash Player to see this player. Rate: (Click the stars to rate) Published on Feb 03, 2010 by Center For Specialty Care, Views: 4069 Ingrown toenails occur in children and adults. They are a growth of the nail into the skin on the side of the nail. Frequently these will become infected. Antibiotics will help, but frequently surgery will be necessary to remove the part of the nail that has grown into the skin.