Nail Laser | FAQ | Before & After
One Stop Medical Center is the pioneer and the leading provider of a brand new laser treatment for nail fungus in the Minnesota. We offer a new laser treatment that cures the fungal infection that causes ugly, discolored nails. New generation Sciton laser and LightPod Neo laser provide painless treatment with a high success rate in eliminating nail fungus. Research results suggested that the laser treatment is a better option for people who don’t want the side effects and lower efficacy of oral medications. Oral medications carry a risk of liver damage.
Laser is able to treat the existing nail and the nail matrix. Laser treatments in Minneapolis require 3 treatments to get the best results. It could take up to 12 months for the new healthy nail to grow.
Almost all cosmetic lasers for skin rejuvenation can be used to treat nail fungus. The fast pulse laser causes less pain. We are not sure how the lasers work on nail fungus in all cases. It could be either laser kills fungus or inhibits fungal growth, paving the way for the body’s own defenses to clear fungus. Recent clinical studies showed about 87% effective rate with laser treatment of the nail fungus.
Treatments typically take 15 to 30 minutes for up to 10 toes. Depending on the severity of the problem and the laser used, most patients usually need three treatments. There is no down time, the patients can go back to work or normal activities right away. The cost of zapping nail fungus with a laser in Minnesota is about $1000 for a treatment course. It isn’t generally covered by insurance.
The nail fungus is a contagious disease and that reoccurrence is a possibility unless you take proper preventative measures and maintain good hygiene.
Treatments typically take 15-30 minutes for up to 10 toes. Depending on the severity of the problem and the laser used, patients may need two to three treatments.