Previously, treatment for nail fungus included prescription oral antifungal medication, which increased potential for liver toxicity issues, or else called for ineffective, over-the-counter topical creams.Introducing the Erchonia Lunula Laser®, the revolutionary low level laser therapy bringing new hope to people suffering from onychomycosis. Safe and effective, Lunula Laser® is the first and only non-thermal laser to receive FDA 510(k) Market Clearance for Onychomycosis. Lunula Laser®poses none of the risks and harmful side effects of oral anti-fungal medications and is painless, unlike other laser therapies.
CAFAI is now accepting appointments for Erchonia’s new Fungal Laser Treatment Machine “Lunula Laser®” for the Treatment of Onychomycosis. The FDA-approved, non-invasive Lunula Laser targets the fungus and stimulate an average of 6.1 mm* new clear nail growth at 6 months.California Foot and Ankle Institute, comments, “Onychomycosis is a wide spread condition that affects up to 10% of the world’s population. Erchonia’s Lunula Laser® is ideal treatment because it offers effective, pain-free, non-thermal treatment—without side effects or dangerous smoke plumes as other hot lasers used to treat onychomycosis. Lunula Laser consists of (4) weekly treatments 12 minute treatments on each foot. Clinical trial results demonstrated 46% of new clear nail growth at 6 months.””Erchonia’s Lunula Laser” received FDA-clearance based on a double-blind, randomized, multi-site and placebo-controlled clinical trial. The Lunula Laser clinical trial proved 89% of patients respond to treatment.
Erchonia is the global leader in low level laser healthcare applications. For nearly 2 decades, Erchonia has been conducting research and development with the world’s leading physicians to advance the science of low level lasers. Erchonia created the low level laser category after the company was granted the first low level laser FDA clearance for any indication in 2002. Prior to market introduction, all Erchonia lasers are proven safe and effective through independent clinical trials for the treatment of onychomycotic nail plates (Fungus nails).
Fungal toenails plague the confidence of women and men alike. If you dread exposing your thick, brittle, discolored nails to the world and spend beach trips with your toes buried in the sand like a family of scared ostriches, please know you’re far from alone.It’s not difficult to pick up a fungal nail infection. Unprotected feet just have to be in the wrong place at the wrong time, and conditions such as diabetes, poor circulation, excessive sweating, and trauma to the nails can make the odds all the more likely. Once picked up, fungal nails are much harder to get rid of; especially if not caught early.There is still plenty of hope for people who have lived with a stubborn fungal infection, however. Our FDA-approved laser therapy takes the fight directly to the fungus, providing a safe and effective way to treat infected nails without the potential side effects of oral medications.
Thanks to laser therapy for fungal nails, you can say goodbye to concealing your feet and finally kick off your shoes without worry again. New patients receive a free consultation, so you have nothing to lose by discussing your best options with our experts.No matter how stubborn or long-lasting your fungal toenails have been, we’d love to help you. Contact the doctors at California Foot and Ankle Institute by calling us toll-free at (800)-370-0393.