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Don't Sweat It: Treating Hyperhidrosis

The good news is that you sweat. After all, perspiration is a great way to regulate body temperature. The bad news may be that you sweat a little too much. It is estimated that 2-3 percent of the American population suffers from some form of hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating). While some have a problem with excessive underarm sweating, others sweat from other part of their bodies, such as their palms or feet. Experts aren’t sure if the cause is neurologic, metabolic, or systemic, but the outcome is the same. Excessive sweating can be embarrassing, complicate social interactions, hinder your confidence, and cause you to shy away from public gatherings.

At Laser Cliniqúe in San Diego, hyperhidrosis – excessive sweating is treated with BOTOX, a medication injected into the skin. Botox works by temporarily blocking neurotransmitters that stimulate the production of sweat. It can be used wherever excessive sweating is a problem, and it simply feels like a pinprick. Although repeat treatments are needed every three to six months, this revolutionary technique can squash your fear of sweating through that new outfit, or embarrassing yourself at a meeting.

You can rest assured that you’re in good hands when treated by P. Alexander Ataii, Medical Director of Laser Cliniqúe. He has been featured in various magazines and on national television for his contributions to the field of aesthetics. In addition, P. Alexander Ataii M.D. is a trainer for Allergan, the company that makes Botox. He has achieved the much coveted “Black Diamond Status” with the company, placing him in the top .001% of Botox providers nationwide. Why not trust your hyperhidrosis problem to a proven expert?

Meet Dr. Ataii

Medical Director of Laser Cliniqúe

P. Alexander Ataii M.D. is the Medical Director and Founder of Laser Cliniqúe in San Diego. He is a skilled skin care specialist who focuses on all aspects of the skin both diagnostic and cosmetic.

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Practice Policy Update Regarding COVID-19 View Update Virtual Consultation

PRACTICE POLICY UPDATE REGARDING COVID-19

Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update

Updated March 17th, 2020

After serious consideration and in line with the recommendations of our State and Centers for Disease Control (CDC), we are closing the practice until April 13th, 2020.

Your health and well-being is our primary concern and we want to do our part to make sure that you are protected.

Effective immediately the following will occur:

  • All procedures and in-person consultations will be suspended until March 30th.
  • The office will be closed but we will see our urgent follow-ups.
  • We are instituting Virtual Consultations for all potential patients.
  • No patient will ever have any financial recourse for rescheduling their procedures.

We are constantly updating our services and staffing according to the local and national recommendations and will always place your health and well-being as our top priority.

We continue to exercise all the latest recommendations that are handed down by the CDC. These include:

  • Staff have been fully informed and trained to understand the disease process and its modes of transmission.
  • All staff, vendors and ancillary personnel are being asked to refrain from coming to this office if they have any signs or symptoms of a cold or an upper respiratory tract infection.
  • Every patient is also being asked to refrain from coming to the office if they have any symptoms.
  • We are asking our patients about any pertinent travel history.
  • Hand-washing continues to be the most important mode of prevention. Although it is a part of what we constantly do, now we are doing so with heightened vigilance and attention.
  • We have instituted a “no handshakes no hug” policy for now.
  • We have asked all vendors that any unnecessary meetings are canceled until further notice.
  • Any exit and entrance from our office are followed by a protocol of changing shoes, scrubs and sanitization.
  • As we are an accredited medical facility, we are constantly sanitizing all surfaces. We have now vamped that up and our routine, multiple times a day, wiping down all surfaces, desks, door handles, keyboards and restroom facilities. We have assigned a person that does so on a constant basis.

Although Covid-19 is a serious issue, we strongly believe that it will pass and hopefully make our infrastructure and our ability to deal with pandemics in this Country even better than it currently is. We are monitoring this situation on a real-time basis and will not sit back until we know that we have done everything possible to avoid unnecessary exposure.

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