Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is an inability to achieve and sustain an erection firm enough for sexual intercourse. It is the most common problem faced by men in their sex life. It is not uncommon for men to experience decreased erections at some point in their life. However if the decrease in the strength of erections is progressive and if it happens most of the times on initiation of sexual intimacy then it must be treated. Because of advances in medical science, an advanced erectile dysfunction treatment can assist in resolving this issue.

Dr. Niren Rao, the finest doctor for erectile dysfunction treatment in Saket, South Delhi, Delhi, can offer complete early ejaculation therapy at his modern facility, Delhi Urology Hospital. 

The expert erectile dysfunction doctor in Saket, South Delhi, Delhi explains that ED can lead to low self-esteem, frustration, and avoidance of intimacy. Most men are too embarrassed to seek treatment. However ED can also be a major warning sign of poor cardiovascular health and should be taken as seriously as any other disease.

Causes of Erectile Dysfunction

ED can be because of health problems, psychogenic issues or a mix of both. Some known risk factors are:

  • Diabetes mellitus
  • High blood pressure
  • High cholesterol levels
  • Smoking
  • Sedentary lifestyle
  • Obesity
  • Use of medications such as diuretics, alpha blockers, ACE inhibitors, calcium channel blockers etc. These are all medicines used to treat high blood pressure.
Causes of Erectile Dysfunction-
Psychological Factors leading to ED are:
  • Stress at work
  • Relationship/spousal conflicts
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Performance anxiety

In order to provide the best treatment for erectile dysfunction in Delhi, Dr. Niren, will take a detailed history of the duration and frequency of your ED. Whether or not you are suffering from any chronic ailments such as diabetes or high blood pressure. How active your lifestyle is. Few blood investigations will also be recommended to find out the cause. At times specialized investigations such as a penile doppler study are also ordered to see the status of blood flows into the penis. Along with this a counselling session is also suggested if possible along with a partner to identify any stress factors at work or in interpersonal life.

Erectile Dysfunction Treatment

Based on evaluation, treatment of ED is a multi pronged approach. 

  • Patients are advised to control their blood sugar levels and blood pressures. 
  • Any medications contributing to ED are changed to alternative ones. 
  • A healthy active lifestyle is recommended along with loss of weight in case of obese patients. Along with this medicines to improve erections are started and response evaluated. 
  • In special circumstances where the cause of ED is due to venous run-off, trauma or recurrent priapism penile implant surgeries are also performed to cure erectile dysfunction.

To learn in detail about erectile dysfunction treatment, visit Delhi Urology Hospital to consult the best urologist in Saket, South Delhi, Delhi. The doctor specializes in providing comprehensive treatment by performing a thorough analysis. Consult now. 

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