Sex related Problems
- By Dr Vikas Singh,
M.B.B.S., M.S., M.Ch.
Urologist, Genito Uro Oncologist and Kidney Transplant Surgeon,
Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, Indore.
Dr Vikas Singh provides various forms of treatments for sexual problems related to both male and female partners.
As a urologist, I frequently encounter patients who experience sexual problems. Sexual dysfunction can cause physical, emotional, and psychological issues, and it's essential to address these problems to improve overall quality of life.
There are several common sexual problems that I encounter in my practice. These include:
Erectile Dysfunction (ED) ED is the inability to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse. This condition can be caused by a variety of factors, including psychological issues, hormonal imbalances, and underlying medical conditions. Treatment options include medication, therapy, or surgery.
Premature Ejaculation (PE) PE is the inability to control or delay ejaculation. This condition can be caused by anxiety, stress, or medical conditions. Treatment options include medication, behavioral therapy, or a combination of both.
Low Libido Low libido is a decreased desire for sexual activity. This condition can be caused by hormonal imbalances, medications, or psychological issues. Treatment options include medication, therapy, or lifestyle changes.
Peyronie's Disease Peyronie's disease is a condition where the penis develops a curve or deformity, making it difficult or painful to engage in sexual activity. Treatment options include medication, injections, or surgery.
Testosterone Deficiency Testosterone deficiency is a condition where the body does not produce enough testosterone, which can cause decreased libido, fatigue, and erectile dysfunction. Treatment options include testosterone replacement therapy, lifestyle changes, or medication.
Prostate Cancer Prostate cancer can impact sexual function by affecting the nerves and blood vessels that control erections. Treatment options include surgery, radiation therapy, or hormonal therapy.
Retrograde Ejaculation Retrograde ejaculation occurs when semen flows back into the bladder instead of out through the penis during ejaculation. This condition can be caused by medications, nerve damage, or surgery. Treatment options include medication, surgery, or lifestyle changes.
If you are experiencing any of these sexual problems, it's important to speak with a urologist who can help diagnose the underlying cause and develop a treatment plan that meets your needs. Treatment options may vary depending on the cause and severity of the condition, but many patients find relief through medication, therapy, or lifestyle changes.
Remember, sexual problems are common, and seeking help is the first step to improving your sexual health and overall well-being