Kim Holistic Foot & Ankle Center

701 E 28th St. #111, Long Beach, CA 90806

Laser Fungal Treatments FAQ

The laser light causes a temporary increase in clear nails, the laser light passes through the toe nail without causing damage to the nail or the surrounding skin. At the time of the procedure, the toe nail will not become instantly clear, it takes time to grow out.

A consultation with your doctor, the procedure to be performed and any follow-up visits as prescribed by your provider.

Most people feel no pain. Some people feel a warming sensation.

No. Just walk in and walk out.

The laser procedure takes less than 10 minutes.

There is a chance of reinfection because the fungus is present everywhere in the environment. Preventative maintenance treatments are also recommended.

You can apply polish immediately after the treatment. It is important to remove all nail polish and nail decorations the day before your treatment.

Credit cards, cash, money orders are all accepted. You may also use your Medical IRA, Health Savings or Flexible Spending Account.

If you have a Health Savings Account or Medical IRA, 100% of the cost can be covered. However, in most situations, this procedure is considered aesthetic and therefore health insurance plans do not provide coverage.

Yes, it is FDA cleared for the temporary increase of clear nail in patients with Onychomycosis.