Coping With Erectile Dysfunction
If you are currently dealing with erectile dysfunction (ED), you are not alone. Nearly 1 in 4 men over the age of 65 will experience some degree of erectile dysfunction. Younger men can also struggle with erectile dysfunction. By taking the time to educate yourself about ED, you have taken an important first step in finding the right solution for you.
What Is Erectile Dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is the consistent inability to sustain an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse. There are many forms of ED, including the total inability to achieve an erection, difficulty maintaining an erection, or only being able to achieve an erection for a brief period of time. These symptoms can be detrimental to the person’s sexual activity and mental health if not treated properly.
Erectile Dysfunction is Treatable
Fortunately, erectile dysfunction is very common and very treatable. With many options available to our patients, we’ll work diligently to find a treatment option right for you. These options include drug therapy, non-drug treatments, penile implants, and many more. ED treatment options are typically simple to perform and fit easily within your everyday life.
Remember, all decisions regarding erectile dysfunction treatment should be discussed with and approved by your licensed physician.
An option that some individuals may want to consider is a penile implant. A penile implant is a device placed into the man’s body to help him achieve an erection on a consistent basis. 98.3% of patients were satisfied with their choice of using penile implant treatment.