Perhaps they have become unsightly and embarrassing, difficult to clip and care for.
You could be suffering from a fungal nail infection.
Fungal nail laser treatment for these infections offers an effective, safe and comfortable solution.
Until recently, treatment options have been limited to topical and oral medication, with disappointing results and potential side effects.
Fungal Nail Laser treatment is:
And is carried out by our podiatrists who are degree-qualified, HCPC registered and members of the Royal College of Podiatrists.
Fungal nail infections are often caused by the same fungus that causes athlete’s foot. Whilst they don’t pose a serious health risk, left untreated infections do not clear up and can spread.
Infected nails alter in appearance over time, becoming white or yellow, thickened and crumbly. You may also notice a musty smell. It’s an embarrassing condition that can be uncomfortable, even painful.
In a pre-treatment consultation, we will explain all the options available to you. We also test for the presence of fungi and confirm the diagnosis if appropriate.
A typical treatment plan then involves a course of 3 to 4 sessions, each lasting approximately 30 minutes. We provide straightforward aftercare advice, and you can resume your normal daily activity after each treatment without any discomfort.
Light pulses penetrate the nail and raise the temperature of micro-organisms, reaching reach deeper fungi without damaging any surrounding tissue.
It is completely painless and doesn’t require an anesthetic.
Our degree-qualified podiatrists are registered with The Health & Care Professions Council (HCPC) and members of the Royal College of Podiatry.
Normal footwear can be worn to your appointment which you will be able to put on directly after treatment. Nail polish must be removed and can be re-applied the following day.
You will see a visible improvement as the nail grows out.
We provide straightforward aftercare advice for you to follow at home to avoid fungal recurrence.
Fungal laser treatment is suitable for men and women, and diabetics.
Laser treatment is a completely safe and established treatment option with no side effects.