Dr. Richards has a specific interest in treating localized sweating and accepts direct visits for sweating. Other skin problems require physician referral. OHIP covers office visits. Your sweating problem is assessed and treatment options reviewed.
Excess local sweating is commonly seen in the underarms, palms, soles, upper forehead and scalp, between and under the breasts, pelvic creases, and lower back. The cause is unknown, but it often runs in families, and may begin in children or adults.
This information is derived from a medical literature review;-- and from our sweat treatment experiences during the past decade. Careful reading may save you a visit, as we outline several self treatment methods. There are many advertisements for sweat care products and procedures. Advertiser self interest and experience can influence a presentation. Read critically. Speak to others who have undergone sweat treatment.