Toenail Fungus Gone With Lasers?

Lasers seem to be a hot topic for a lot of medical treatments so it should not surprise anyone that nail fungus is now included. It may take as long as traditional methods to eliminate, but there are virtually no side effects. The jury is still out, however, because there is very little evidence on the effectiveness of the treatments. Some studies claim visible clear nail growth in 70 to 80 percent of patients after only one treatment. One to four treatments are required depending on the severity of the case and each treatment can take up to an hour to complete.

You are on your own paying as much as $1,500 depending on the required number of treatments. Insurance companies are not yet sold on the procedure. No laser companies claim treatments are cures for the disease. Once the infection is gone it is up the patient to ensure it does not return.

Conversely, oral medications for nail fungus treatment take a long time to work and can cause high liver enzymes forcing the patients to quit before being c More info: Nail fungus laser treatment

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