The first practice in San Francisco to offer Cutera's GenesisPlus Laser!

treatment for toenail fungus, eliminating the infection and restoring healthy, clear nails

The Foot and Ankle Institute of San Francisco is proud to be the first in San Francisco to offer Cutera’s GenesisPlus Laser technology to treat toenail fungus, eliminating the infection and restoring healthy, clear nails.

Toenail fungus, also known as onychomycosis, is a condition in which the toenails become yellow or discolored, thick, and brittle as a result of a fungal infection. Studies have shown a prevalence of this condition as high as 10-25%.

Cutera GenesisPlus laser treatment can safely eliminate toenail fungus infection using modern laser technology, and is FDA approved to treat toenail fungus, or onychomycosis.

How it Works

Studies have shown the laser to be up to 85% effective in reducing the presence of the fungal infection that causes onychomycosis.

Before & After

Frequently Asked Questions

What causes toennail fungus?
Nail infections are caused by fungi that thrive in moist and dark environments. Often caused by fungi called dermatophytes, these infections feed off the keratin found in the toenails and the skin around the toes.

Because fungus is so prevalent, anyone can develop fungal toenail infections.Studies have shown a prevalence of this condition as high as 10-25%.

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