As a leader in dermatological care, we provide several treatment options for hyperhidrosis (including Botox and miraDry).
Botulinum toxin type A (BOTOX) was approved by the FDA for the treatment of severe underarm sweating (primary axillary hyperhidrosis.) Our medical staff will inject small amounts of botulinum toxin into the underarm to temporarily block the nerves that stimulate sweating. Results with BOTOX® may last for six months or longer.
MiraDry – an FDA cleared procedure – in many cases permanently eliminates excessive sweat from as little as one treatment up to two. We are proud to perform the MiraDry procedure to help relieve the discomfort, embarrassment, and nuisance of excessive underarm sweating.
Axillary Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition that causes excessive sweating beyond what is necessary for the body to regulate temperature. People who have this condition may sweat even in cool temperatures is or when they are resting. Hyperhidrosis is the result of increased secretion of eccrine sweat, and usually occurs on the palms, soles of the feet, forehead, and underarms and it can have a significant impact on quality of life for many men and women. According to the American Academy of Dermatology 3% (Three percent) of the US population suffers from this medical condition.
Typically our patients seeking miraDry or Botox are looking for relief from excess sweating, but we also treat individuals who:
To find out if the BOTOX or miraDry is right for you, schedule a consultation with MIAMI DERMATOLOGY AND LASER INSTITUTE (MDLI) in Miami today.