Sweat Solutions: Minimally Invasive Treatment for Hyperhidrosis

By Maryann Mikhail, MD

  Sweating is necessary because it prevents the body from overheating.  People who have hyperhidrosis, however, sweat for no apparent reason, even when the body does not need cooling.  Many people who have hyperhidrosis sweat predominantly from one or two areas of the body, usually the hands, feet, head, or underarms.   This excessive sweating can […]

Goodbye, Stubborn Fat Bulges!

By Genet Finnegan, MHS, PA-C

Around this time of year, we often make resolutions to transition to a healthier diet or to increase our physical activity with the aim of improving our bodies, both inside and out. All around the city, we can find people sipping green smoothies, upping their daily intake of fruits and vegetables, jogging in the early […]

The Real Cause of Your Sensitive Skin

By Maryann Mikhail, MD

People often say, “I have sensitive skin” when they experience patchy redness, bumps, itching, peeling, chapped lips or irritation. The fact is that sensitivity is a symptom and not a diagnosis. This means that there is often a reason for skin reactivity, and in many people, we can identify an underlying condition called Allergic Contact […]