Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment – Is This Effective?

 Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment   Is This Effective?

One of the greatest blessings of the medical science is the invention of laser rays. Thanks to the invention it has now become possible to undertake bloodless surgeries. in the past laser has been successfully used for treatment and surgery of the eyes. now the scientists and doctors have changed their aiming point towards the treatment of foot.

New hopes emerging

With the use of laser rays for the treatment of the toenail fungus, many physicians and doctors now believe that it will be possible for the people suffering from this irritating syndrome to take their socks off in the public. This will certainly be a great moral booster for the millions of sufferer across the globe. Perhaps the greatest achievement will be providing peace and solace to 15% of the world population already under influence of the toenail fungus syndrome.

New way of treating toenail fungus

Target of laser treatment now is toenail fungus that has affected nearly 23 million people in United States alone. after conducting small clinical trials the doctors are now certain that the use of laser could open up new vistas in the treatment of toenail fungus and several other such types of concealed diseases. The new way of treatment incidentally aims at removing all types of toe nail and nail infections by selective irradiating the fungi. good news is that unlike other treatments this treatment will keep the nail and surrounding tissues intact while carrying out the laser ray surgeries.

Why laser?

Medical scientists are now turning towards laser treatment in their quest for finding out a real healer and wholesome treatment of the toenail fungus. Hundreds of medications, and home made appliances are used to cure and prevent toenail fungus. The fact remains that despite huge publicities made by such manufacturers, most of the medicines etc manufactured for curing the toenail fungus do not cure the fungus at all. they only provide some small time relief from the affect. Fact remains that right now there is nothing called sure cure for toenail fungus. Moreover while some treatments take fairly longer period like 48 weeks, others are expensive and may cost you $1,500 in the long run. yet the complete cure cases are less than 10% of the total affected people.

New lacquers proving insufficient

Most of the pharmaceutical giants are now developing new lacquers. At the same time they are also improving on their existing pills and ointments in order to fight the fungi. however over the years the people who are suffering from toenail fungus affects are losing their faith on these treatments and are turning towards laser treatments. One of the upcoming laser treatments for toenail fungus is the Noveon developed by the Nomir Medical Technologies that is based in Waltham, Massachusetts.

Proven affects of laser treatment

Noveon type laser is commonly used by the doctors in the treatment of eyes, and also for dental treatments and hair removals. Experiment has revealed that with around four laser treatment sessions more than 40% of the patients no longer had any toenail infections. This has brought up a new ray of hope for the hitherto hopeless minds of those who suffers from toenail fungus affects.

Toenail Fungus Laser Treatment – Is This Effective?

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