Experienced ED Specialists offer Confidential Care for Erection Problems in Younger and Older Men.
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When it comes to treatment of erectile dysfunction – New York Urology Specialists are a step ahead. Better Science Means Better Care. The causes of erectile dysfunction or impotence are complex. Problems with obtaining or maintaining an erection that is sufficiently hard for sex can affect men of all ages.
What is Erectile Dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction (impotence or ED) is the inability to obtain an adequate erection or maintain an erection that is hard enough for a satisfying sexual intercourse. More than 30 million men of all ages suffer from this disorder in the United States.
Who Suffers from Erectile Dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is not a natural part of aging. In fact many healthy men who are 80-90 years old enjoy good erections and are sexually active.
ED becomes more common as men get older because of higher prevalence of medical problems that cause ED including high blood pressure, diabetes and vascular disease. Yet many men as young as 20-30 years old suffer from ED.
ED may be the first sign of serious medical problems in many men. If you experienced problems with erections, it is important to get a prompt medical evaluation.
We provide comprehensive evaluation for men with ED including screening for high blood pressure, diabetes and other common conditions that cause ED.
There are many causes for erectile dysfunction. Some of the causes are environmental and situational such as anxiety, stress or relationship problems. These are commonly classified as psychological causes of ED.
We understand that obtaining and maintaining a hard erection is crucial for sexual satisfaction.
ED can be a Sign of Serious Medical Problems
In majority of men, underlying medical problems manifest can manifest as a difficulty with obtaining or maintaining hard erections. Many men develop ED as a result of underlying medical problems such as high blood pressure, diabetes, peripheral vascular disease, cholesterol, renal failure, neurological problems such as MS (Multiple Sclerosis). Certain medications (including antihypertensive and anti-depression medications such as SSRI) can also cause ED. Men with impotence can also suffer from low libido or lack of sexual interest.
Having occasional erection trouble is not necessarily a cause for concern. Most men experience an occasional difficulty with getting an erection. But if erectile dysfunction is a persistent and ongoing problem, medical evaluation is warranted. ED can cause severe distress, often leads to relationship problems and can affect your self-confidence. It can lead to depression and affect work performance.
Doctors at New York Urology Specialists are experienced in discussing ED. You can be comfortable with the knowledge that your needs will be taken seriously. ED can be a sign of serious health problems
What is the Difference between Erectile Dysfunction and Premature Ejaculation?
Premature ejaculation is a common problem in men. Sometimes premature ejaculation is the only problem; other times premature ejaculation and erectile dysfunction can coexist together.
Premature ejaculation occurs when a man loses erection after ejaculation, which occurs too soon – often men ejaculate within 1-3 minutes of getting an erection. Erectile dysfunction typically results in loss of erection before ejaculation.
At New York Urology Specialists, we offer treatment for both erectile dysfunction (ED) and premature ejaculation (PE).
There are Several Treatment Options Available for Men with ED.
A thorough medical evaluation is necessary for men with ED to elucidate underlying causes of ED. It is not uncommon to diagnose another significant medical problem in what otherwise appear healthy men who present to the urologist with ED as their only symptom.
The urologists at New York Urology Specialists offer innovative evidence-based treatment options for erectile dysfunction. We take a holistic approach to care. Prevention of ED should be the cornerstone of treatment for ED. Exercise has been shown to help with erections. Similarly, in overweight men, weight loss is important component in treatment of erectile dysfunction.
Medical treatment for erectile dysfunction as well as surgical options can be used when necessary to achieve optimal erections and sexual function.
We offer Latest Treatment Options for Men with Erectile Dysfunction:
- Medical Treatment: Viagra (sildenafil), Cialis as needed and daily Cialis (tadalafil), Levitra (vardenafil), Staxyn, Stendra (avanafil)
- Intracorporeal (Penile) Injection Treatment for ED: Trimix, Bimix, Alprostadil
- Intraurethral alprostadil: MUSE
- Penile Implant: Inflatable 3-piece penile prosthesis and malleable penile prosthesis (semi-rigid).
- Vacuum therapy for ED
ED is Treatable in Nearly Every Man
At New York Urology Specialists, our urologists are specially trained in evaluation and treatment of erectile dysfunction. We understand the challenges that ED creates for our patients, their relationships and their self-esteem. We help you find a treatment for erectile dysfunction that fits your needs, your lifestyle and your preferences.
Urologists are doctors specializing in treatment of men with erectile dysfunction. By the virtue of our experience and skill, we are able to offer an effective treatment option for nearly every man who desires an effective treatment for ED. We offer medical and surgical treatment for erectile dysfunction.
We treat some of the most complex ED problems including:
- erectile dysfunction in men with prostate cancer after radical prostatectomy
- ED in men with multiple sclerosis
- impotence in men with diabetes.
- Priapism in men and other emergency penis problems.
- Erectile dysfunction in men with Peyronie’s disease
- Erectile dysfunction in men for whom Viagra and Cialis do not work.
- Erection problems in men with low testosterone.
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- Penis Facts
- how testosterone can affect erectile dysfunction.
- Myths and Facts about enlarged prostate and ED.
- Penile fracture: injury to penis during sex
- Shockwave for ED
Contact us to learn how we can help you regain your sexual health.
What You Need to Know
There are many clinics promoting various treatments for ED online, on the radio and TV. When you are choosing where to go for treatment for ED, make sure you choose a board certified urologist. Most certainly, you should know the name and qualifications of the physician who is treating your ED.
We offer treatment for erectile dysfunction to men in New York City. We also provide care to international patients and out-of-area patients in our offices.
We offer affordable, highest-quality urology care with or without insurance. Find out our office hours or directions to our office. We offer weekday, weekend and evening office hours.
Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is a board certified urologist, who specializes in all aspects of care for sexual problems in men including ED, premature ejaculation and other sexual concerns. He has successfully treated hundreds of men with sexual problems including ED and poor libido.
We see patients from all parts of New York City (Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, Staten Island), Long Island, Westchester and New Jersey as well as other parts in the USA, Canada, South America and the Caribbean and other international patients. We also offer emergency care for men with urological problems.
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Dr. Alex Shteynshlyuger is a fellowship trained board certified urologist with expertise in evaluation and treatment of urological problems in men and women using modern effective and proven treatment methods. He is highly recommended by top primary care physicians in New York area. If you or someone you know has been experiencing urological symptoms, make an appointment to take advantage of Dr. Shteynshlyuger’s expert advice. Please feel free to Contact Us with any questions.
Why Choosing New York Urology Specialists for Your Urology Care is a Smart Choice.
- Board Certified Urologist
- Evidence Based Medicine based on Cutting-Edge Medical Research
- Fellowship Trained Urologist
- Highly acclaimed and internationally recognized urologists
- Top Erectile Dysfunction Specialist in New York Region
- High patient satisfaction and reviews.