CMA Primary Care & MedSpa offer the best laser treatments for helping patients to deal with their extremely severe fungal infectios. Unfortunately, toenail fungus is much more common than hand nail fungus because fungi like to live in the dark, warm places – and your feet give it that opportunity while being trapped inside your shoes all day. The high rate of toe nail fungus should reassure anyone suffering from this problem. While nail fungus is often unsightly and can be painful, it is very common and highly treatable.
Laser nail treatment is rapidly becoming in use for treating nail infections. Once the treatment area begins to heal, you’ll notice an immediate difference in the surface of your nails. The effects can last for years.
Nails of your hands and toes need extra care when infected by some fungal issues. You can have desired results for treating the unusual, yellowish appearance of nails.
It does not have side effects as that of oral medication. It helps you treat fungal infections in your toe nails without causing much harm or pain. But you need to take extra protective measures to avoid reappearance of fungus in your nails. There is no visible downtime after the procedure and normal activity can be resumed once the nail starts recovering.
Onychomycosis is an infection of the bed and plate underlying the surface of the nail. It is caused by various types of fungi, which are present all around us in the environment.
The treatment is followed by complete detailed physical examination. If a patient is diagnosed with a nail fungus then treatment, then dependign on the severity of that fungus treatment is prescribed accordingly.
If a laser procedure is necessary, then the surgeon will guide the patient accordingly. The toenail will not become instantly clear. On average, toenails will replace itself in 6-9 month. However, healthy, new growth will be visible within the first three months.
Thick or severely infected nails may require more than one treatment to clear up.
Experts at CMA Primary Care & MedSpa suggest removing all the nail polish and nail decorations the day before your treatment.
Most people feel no pain. Some people feel a warming sensation, and very few feel a pinprick.
No. You can walkout just as you walked in.
It takes about 30 minutes
The fungus is killed after one treatment since there is a chance of reinfection just like everything else due to environmental factors.
Medical insurance does not cover this procedure. However, if you have a Health Saving Account or Medical IRA, most of the cost may be covered.