Axillary Hyperhidrosis (Underarm Sweating)
Uncontrollable, excessive underarm sweating (also called axillary hyperhidrosis) can negatively impact your life in a variety of ways. Millions of Americans are embarrassed and feel isolated by this problem because they do not think there is not a treatment. However, our medical providers can offer a solution to control, reduce and stop excessive underarm sweating through Botox® injections. In fact, Botox® has been shown to result in an 82-87% decrease in excessive underarm sweating.
Palmar or Plantar Hyperhidrosis (Sweaty palms or feet)
According to the International Hyperhidrosis Society, 3% of the population suffers from hyperhidrosis. Excessive sweating often interferes with everyday life and can make simple tasks such as gripping a doorknob, using a computer or shaking hands much more difficult. Botox injections can offer a temporary solution to this problem and results have been shown to last up to six months. Recent research of this treatment has demonstrated an efficacy of 80-90%. Results typically begin two to four days post-treatment with and full effects can be noted two weeks after the injections are administered.
If you are experiencing excessive sweating in any of these areas and would like to see if you are a candidate for treatment with Botox®, please call us at 215.862.6100 to schedule a complementary consultation with one of our medical providers.