Toenail & Foot Fungus

What is foot & Toenail Fungus?

Nail fungus is also called onychomycosis (on-ih-koh-my-KOH-sis)

Toenail Fungus is various fungal organisms (fungi), type of mold called dermatophyte which causes tinea unguium. It frequently targets your toenails, but it can also affect your fingernails.

Fungal infections can cause nails to become discolored, thick, fragile, or cracked. Nail's can become separated from nail beds.

Treatment Options

Laser Treatments

Cutera Xeo method toenail treatment works by using laser light that passes through the nail and the surrounding tissue. The laser light is absorbed by pigment in the fungi, which causes the pigment to heat up, & this heat kills & damages the fungal organism.

Oral Medications

Medication every day for several months & in some cases longer. These medications can affect your liver and interact with other medications, so oral antifungals aren’t for all patients.

Topical Medication

Consistent or regularly applied topical medication right onto your nail(s). Topical medication treats the fungus over time. Topical medications are most effective when paired with oral medications.

Treatment Plans & Home Care Routines Are Different For Every Patient.

Call our medical team if you experience signs of increased pain,
swelling, warm, or redness to infected area.

Free Consultation
A personalized, one-on-one skin examination
by our medical professionals.
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