If you suffer from embarrassing under arm sweating, ThermiDry offers toxin-free minimally invasive treatment. If you are looking for a way to treat excessive sweating? Consider ThermiDry.
ThermiDry uses radiofrequency energy from under the skin to directly target axillary sweat glands in people with hyperhidrosis. Hyperhidrosis is a condition characterized by abnormally increased sweat production by sweat glands. This condition affects 2.8% of Americans, some 7.8 million people, and half of these suffer from axillary hyperhidrosis.
ThermiDry, a micro-Invasive temperature-controlled radio frequency solutions delivers radiofrequency energy from under the skin to directly target the area of treatment. ThermiRF is FDA approved for nerve ablation and other cosmetic concerns. Our ThermiRF training center is the first in Georgia, where Dr Okoro trains other doctor on how to safely use ThermiRF applications such as ThermiTight, ThermiLift, ThermiDry, ThermiVA, etc.
HOW DOES THERMIDRY WORK
During treatment, a tiny probe in inserted under the skin through a needle hole. The probe has an electrode at the tip that emits tiny burst of radiofrequency energy. The probe also has a temperature gauge for monitoring the exact temperature at the treatment site under the skin. There is also a high tech surface camera which continuously monitors the outside skin temperature. By knowing the exact temperature of the skin both inside and outside, Dr. Okoro can safely deliver the exact energy level for the best outcome.
AM I A CANDIDATE FOR THERMIDRY?
You may be a candidate for ThermiDry if you have any of the following
You do not want to wear anti-perspirant / deodorant
You spend a lot of time dealing with underarm sweat
You are tired of stains in your shirts
You change clothes constantly
You place pads or napkins under your arms
You are looking for a natural & Toxin free solution for sweating
You have uncontrollable underarm sweating
WHAT TO EXPECT DURING TREATMENT
Dr Okoro will numb the area of treatment. The majority of our patients experience a gentle warm feeling during the treatment . The length of treatment depends on the number and size of the treatment area. The average treatment time is about an hour in our office. Our patients return to their normal activities. Some patients experience mild swelling
BENEFITS OF THERMIDRY
- No surgery
- Relief of excessive underarm sweating
- Possibly avoid the use of deodorants
- Minimal discomfort
- Little to no downtime
- Safe for all skin types
HOW ABOUT RESULTS
The results of ThermiDry has been shown to last 2 – 5 years on many patients. Some patients will require a repeat treatment for long term result. Individual results vary.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST
The average TOTAL cost of ThermiDry is $1,700-$25000. Fees quoted include the physician’s fee, and all post operative office visits.
WHAT IS RECOVERY LIKE ?
Mild swelling and discomfort are often experienced after this procedure, which are easily controlled with medication that will be prescribed to you. Most patients return to work the following day after the procedure. You will have a followup appointment scheduled at 1 week, 1 month, 3 months, 6 months, and 1 year.
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