Fungus Treatment

Dealing with a fungal infection can be a distressing experience. At Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists, Dr. Patrick Burge and his team provide advanced, effective treatments for fungal infections, ensuring patients in the Lakewood area of Dallas, Texas, can maintain their foot health and comfort.

Understanding Fungal Infections

Fungal infections, affecting both skin and nails, are common problems, especially in the foot area. These infections can lead to discomfort, changes in appearance, and if untreated, more serious complications.

Dr. Patrick Burge: Your Trusted Fungus Treatment Expert

Dr. Patrick Burge’s dedication to personalized care and expertise in treating fungal infections have made him a trusted figure in the Dallas podiatric community.

Our Protocol for Fungus Treatment

At Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists, we follow a comprehensive treatment approach:

  • Diagnosis: We perform a thorough examination and may take a sample to identify the specific fungus causing the infection.
  • Treatment: Depending on the type and severity of infection, treatment may include topical antifungal creams, oral antifungal medications, or advanced laser treatments.
  • Follow-up: Regular follow-up visits are scheduled to ensure that the infection is resolving and to prevent recurrence.

Home Care Tips for Fungal Infections

To manage and prevent fungal infections at home, consider:

  1. Hygiene: Regularly clean and dry your feet to create an environment less conducive to fungal growth.
  2. Footwear: Wear breathable shoes and clean socks to prevent moisture buildup.
  3. Avoidance: Avoid walking barefoot in public places like showers and pools where fungus can spread.

For the best fungal treatment in Dallas, rely on Lakewood Foot and Ankle Specialists. Under the care of Dr. Patrick Burge, we provide effective, personalized treatments, prioritizing your foot health and comfort.