ThermiDry in Louisville, Lexington, Kentucky

Who is a candidate for ThermiDry?

Adults suffering from excessive underarm sweating and odor, otherwise known as hyperhidrosis.

Intended Results

Effective and lasting results from excessive underarm sweating outbreaks, stained clothing, and the embarrassment associated with each.

Procedure Description

ThermiDry is the newest technology available for excessive underarm sweating. It uses a controlled temperature radio frequency device to heat and obliterate sweat- and odor-producing glands in the armpits. It is done using a local anesthetic and is a quick, minimally-invasive procedure done in-office.

Recuperation and Healing

Patients may experience some swelling, soreness, and/or bruising for a few days, which are easily controlled with medication. Most patients can return to work the next day and resume their exercise routines within a week.

Other Options

Other options include over-the-counter antiperspirants, prescription antiperspirants, oral medications, Botox injections, Iontophoresis (electrical current therapy), and surgical removal of the sweat glands.