Onychomycosis: A maintenance regimen for the prevention of recurring onychomycosis

Let’s Talk About Maintenance Programs. Did you know that the ToeFX Therapy Light can successfully prevent re-infections of onychomycosis?   It is well known by clinicians and researchers that onychomycosis patients are commonly susceptible to re-infection. It is a very stubborn condition to successfully treat permanently.  Statistics vary, but studies show the rates of reinfection […]

Clinics Embrace Scientifically Proven, Portable, and Cost Effective ClearToe Light Therapy

The aging population of Canada needs foot care clinics that provide dedicated services to help the aging population remain mobile. Having healthy feet is of paramount importance to continuing overall mobility. Onychomycosis is a common fungal infection that causes toenail discoloration, thickening, and separation from the nail bed. The condition occurs in 10% of the […]

ToeFX ClearToe Therapy: Good for Patients, Good for Business

Are you struggling to find successful treatments for your patients living with Onychomycosis, commonly referred to as Toenail Fungus? Onychomycosis is a very common and progressive medical condition that negatively affects the lives of many people. It is by far the most common nail infection, representing around 50% of all nail diseases and affecting 10% […]

All toenail fungal infections are not created equal

Introduction to the Onychomycosis Severity Index (OSI) Onychomycosis, a common disease of the nail unit caused by dermatophytes, nondermatophyte molds, and yeasts, has a prevalence of approximately 10-20% worldwide. Currently no standardized system exists to clinically grade the severity of onychomycotic nail disease. Such a scale is necessary for clinical trial inclusion criteria, for critical […]

ToeFX announces new partnership with McMaster University

ToeFX is driven by innovation. The vision of our science team is to create the world’s most effective foot care treatments. As such, we continually conduct research to improve our understanding of one of the world’s most stubborn and prevalent infections – onychomycosis.  In order to treat even the most complex cases of onychomycosis, we […]

How to effectively incorporate ToeFX into your practice

Interview with Dr Joanne Lih, Podiatrist, about the ToeFX ClearToe Therapy System You currently have 17 patients using ToeFX, with 10 more waiting to begin their treatment. How has it been incorporating ToeFX into your busy schedule? As a solo practitioner, I recommend to start slow, space patients as you need, and watch your timing. […]

Cycling and Toenail Fungus

ToeFX co-founder Dr Irit Van-Ham enjoys cycling….here she weighs in on the commonalities between cycling and toenail fungus. According to recent studies, some 6-20% of people worldwide suffer from fungal nail infections or onychomycosis. It’s even more common in seniors: it affects 50% of those over 70. This infection can have serious health implications. When […]

ToeFX selected for the OBIO-CAAP 2021 cohort

We are excited at being selected to be in this year’s cohort of 2021 Capital Access Advisory Program from The Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization. Proud to be recognized as a high potential health science company and looking forward to continuing the momentum with many more innovative solutions. The Ontario Bioscience Innovation Organization (OBIO®) is proud […]

ToeFX wins Ontario’s premier life sciences competition


On March 24, ToeFX took home the grand prize in the Synapse Competition, Ontario’s premier life science pitch competition. The Synapse Competition is dedicated to fostering the commercialization of innovation in the life science sector. Delivered by Innovation Factory, in collaboration with the Synapse Consortium, the competition supports innovators, scientists and researchers to launch their […]