miraDry in Utah
We Are Pleased To Announce That We Are Now Offering MiraDry To Our Nonsurgical Treatment Options!
What is MiraDry?
MiraDry is an FDA cleared, permanent solution to underarm sweating. Most patients experience complete or near complete removal of all underarm sweat glands with a single treatment with Dr. York Yates serving Layton and Salt Lake City, Utah. No more sweating, odor, sweat stains or deodorant stains EVER AGAIN.
What is hyperhidrosis?
Hyperhidrosis is a medical condition in which there is excessive sweating, most commonly from the palms and underarms. Although Miradry does not currently have an indication for sweating of the palm it is FDA cleared for excessive underarm sweating.
How can miraDry help with excessive sweating?
Miradry uses a proprietary energy based technique for the destruction of sweat glands they call MiraWave energy. It is a microwave energy that targets sweat glands for permanent removal and has the additional benefit of hair reduction.
What is the miraDry procedure?
- The procedure involves numbing the underarms followed by treatment with the MiraDry hand-piece which is performed by the technician.
- This takes approximately an hour and although there is a mild pain with the initial anesthesia, the procedure is comfortable.
Hyperhidrosis Treatment FAQs
The best candidates are those with excessive, or embarrassing, sweat and odor from the underarms. Although even a patient with a normal amount of underarm sweat is a candidate.
Typically one treatment is all that is needed although there are situations that may require more than one treatment.
MiraDry is a one time treatment for permanent removal of sweat glands. Botoone-timeemporary treatment that only slows the function of the sweat glands without removal. The effect of Botox wears off within months and over time the cost of Botox can be much greater than that of MiraDry.
There are some discomfort and swelling following the procedure but patients generally report no downtime and can be back to normal activities right away.
There is a great side effect of underarm hair reduction following the MiraDry procedure.