820 East Hillsboro Blvd.
Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

East Ocean Podiatry, Dean B Dorfman, DPM, P.A. & Dominick Sansone, DPM

Articles Categorized as: Laser Treatment/Fungus Toenails

Toenail Fungus Treatment

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Florida-based East Ocean Podiatry is dedicated to providing superior care for ailments of the feet and ankles. Toenail fungus is a very common condition that can affect people of all ages and ethnic backgrounds.  Because it is difficult to avoid contact with microscopic organisms like fungi, the toenails are especially vulnerable around damp areas where… Read more »

How Laser Nail Treatments Work

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Podiatrists at East Ocean Podiatry utilize laser nail treatments for various ailments that affect the healthy growth of nails. Laser nail treatments involve lasers at a near infrared wavelength that will kill micro-organisms, such as fungus and bacteria, as well as render them unable to reproduce. The laser energy can cross the nail plate and… Read more »

East Ocean Podiatry Welcomes International Patients

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At East Ocean Podiatry, we’re proud to welcome international patients to our office! At our Deerfield Beach location, we treat a variety of foot conditions that are unavailable in many healthcare systems outside of the United States. Both of our expert podiatrists, Dr. Dorfman and Dr. Sansone, are also on staff at multiple surgical centers… Read more »

Know the Signs and Causes of Toenail Fungus

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What is Toenail Fungus? Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a common foot complaint for both men and women. This condition often starts out as a small, innocuous white or yellow spot under the tip of your toenail. As the toenail fungus develops, the affected nail may start to look discolored, flaky, or thick and… Read more »

Cutting Edge Laser Treatment for Fungal Toenails

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On a recent episode of his television show, Dr. Oz demonstrated why toenail fungus, a common problem, is extremely difficult to kill using topical ointments. When most people begin to notice that they have a fungal infection, the infection has already penetrated the nail bed and is living beneath the nail, and over-the-counter ointments are… Read more »