Hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating of the axilla, hands, or feet that causes discomfort and anxiety for people who suffer with it. When the sweat glands overacts to stimuli such as hormones, emotions, and exercise this causing excessive sweating that can be uncomfortable and humiliating. People with hyperhidrosis sometimes sweat four to five times more than normal. Hyperhidrosis affects over 200 million Americans a year and only recently have treatments become readily available to the population. People report excessive sweating of the axilla or armpits which Botox treats extremely well in most patients. People may also suffer from palmar hyperhidrosis or sweaty hands and plantar hyperhidrosis or sweaty feet. Iontophoresis has been proven to be highly successful in treating the hands and feet. Both procedures are done in the office, with little discomfort, and no downtime. Treatments are covered by most Insurance plans. Schedule an appointment with Christina Amoroso, A.R.N.P. at 561.740.4696 to see if these treatments could be right for you.