Excessive Sweating Montreal Ottawa Quebec
MiraDry ® For The Treatment Of Excessive Sweating (HYPERHYDROSIS) in Montreal Quebec Ottawa
What is MiraDry ®?
MiraDry was produced by Miramar Lab of Sunnyvale, California and was FDA Cleared in 2011 to treat axillary hyperhidrosis or excessive underarm sweating. It is now available in North America, Asia Pacific, and Europe. This non-invasive treatment eliminates underarm sweat with minimal to no downtime and with irreversible results. miraDry uses electromagnetic energy which is proven to be the ideal method for diminishing and getting rid of sweat and the odor glands. This treatment can help the individual boost their confidence by maintaining their underarms dry in any kind of situation.
Throughout the human body, there are roughly 2 million sweat glands. However, your underarms only carry 2% of those glands. After your miraDry procedure, you will experience the advantages of having dry underarms, and you will continue to perspire in a normal manner elsewhere on your body.
What is the Treatment of MiraDry for Excessive Sweating Like?
The patient undergoing this procedure will lie back in a relaxed position for about one hour. Prior the procedure, patient’s underarms will be numbed by renown plastic surgeon, Dr Gaby Doumit, in order to not feel any pain. Following the treatment, patients might experience swelling, soreness, tingling and numbness in the treated regions. After a few days to a few weeks, these sensations normally disappear. Most patients are able to return to normal activities or work right after the procedure, and can typically resume exercise within several days.
How Does MiraDry Work to treat Excessive Sweating in Montreal Quebec Ottawa?
Through the use of miraWave energy, the miraDry system aims at destroying sweat and odor glands in your underarms. When glands are eliminated, they do not grow back again. Thus, the excessive sweating will not recur.
What are the expected outcomes & How many treatments are necessary for MiraDry to Significantly Decrease Sweating?
Patients undergoing this procedure can expect to have an instantaneous decrease in their sweat. Since the sweat glands do now grow back, patients should experience long-lasting results. It is advised that the patient discusses the amount of sweat reduction he or she desires with their miraDry treatment provider. In that way, the treatment provider will determine the most suitable treatment plan for each patient. As with any kind of treatment, the results might differ from one patient to the other. Typically, significant results can be seen in as little as one treatment. Some patients may only require one treatment but, for optimal results, two procedures spaced three months apart might be advised.
Is MiraDry safe for the Treatment of Hyperhydrosis (excessive sweating)?
miraDry, has been proven as a safe procedure. It has been utilized in over 55, 000 treatments all over the world with outstanding safety records.
Are there side effects for MiraDry in the Treatment of Excessive Sweating?
Following the treatment, patient might experience temporary swelling, tingling, soreness and numbness in the treated regions. However, these sensations do not last more than a few days to a few weeks. Nevertheless, they have been no accounts of permanent side effects. Yet, a few patients experience short-term modification in the sensation of the skin underarms or upper arms, which slowly disappears.
Before & After Photos
* Disclaimer: Those pictures represent real patients operated by Dr. Doumit. However, Patients results undergoing plastic surgery can vary from one to the other depending on multiple factors.
Benefits of miraDry®
- Dramatic reduction of underarm sweat
- Immediate and lasting results
- Minimal to no downtime
- Quick in-office procedure
What is the cost of the procedure?
The price for the treatment of MiraDry for excessive sweating is 2500$ plus taxes.