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The Problem – Nail Fungus

Toenail Fungus Sandpoint, ID

Onychomycosis (also known as “dermatophytic onychomycosis,” and “ringworm of the nail,” is a fungal infection of the nail. It is the most common disease of the nails and constitutes about 50% of all nail abnormalities.

This condition is not only painful and embarrassing; it can also lead to a dangerous complications especially with diabetes or a suppressed immune system.

Toenail fungus is the cause of this
painful, unsightly and sometimes dangerous
foot condition called Onychomycosis.
Subungal onychomycosis



Fungi, including yeasts and molds, are the typical cause of nail infections, and most of these infections are caused by a group of fungi called dermatophytes. These fungi can live in the layer of dead skin around your nails, in the space under your nail, and in the nail itself.

Schedule an appointment for these symptoms

Yellow nail beds caused by fungal growth

Nail Fungus


Fungus eating toward the base of the nail

Toenail fungus


Thickening and chipping of the nail

Thick, yellow nails