Toenail Fungus Laser Treatments Questions

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How laser toenail fungus treatment works

Before the laser is applied, the nail will be thoroughly cleaned (debrided) from most of the fungal material. The ice pack will then applied in order to minimize the warmth from the laser application. During the actual procedure, the energy in a form of light will be applied to the toenail and adjacent skin in order to kill fungal spores.

Is toenail fungus laser treatment safe?

The fungus laser is safe. According to clinical studies there have been no adverse reactions, injuries, disabilities or other side effects.

How much does toenail fungus laser treatment cost?

It starts from $49. Most insurances accepted. See Toenail fungal infections laser therapy payments options.

Is there a recovery period?

No, there is no a recovery period.  Toenail fungus laser treatment is painless with virtually no discomfort.

How long does the treatment take?

It depends on how many nails need to be treated. The actual laser application is quick and takes less than a minute. Few passes are usually performed in each toe.

How soon can I see improvement?

Toenails grow about 1 mm per month, and it may take up to 6-8 months to be completely replaced. We recommend 2 laser procedures with 2 months interval in between. It's possible that you will need a 3rd of 4th visit for nail cleaning after the initial laser application.

Can I walk after the treatment?

Yes, you will be able to walk, just as well as you walked in.

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