August 22, 2023 3:01 pm

Erectile dysfunction affects countless men globally. When seeking a solution, the journey often starts with finding the right medical clinic. But how do you discern the best from the rest?

In this podcast episode, I’ll discuss the 10 crucial factors to consider when selecting a sexual health clinic for ED treatment.

Episode Video

Dealing with erectile dysfunction can be an emotionally challenging journey. If you're contemplating seeking medical guidance, there are certain factors to consider when selecting a sexual health clinic. Here are the thins that you should look out for.

Board-Certified Physicians

Ensure the clinic is run by a board-certified medical doctor with an MD or DO degree. Although urologists commonly manage sexual medicine, not all specialize in it. Other specialists, like pain management doctors, might also focus on sexual health.

Also, make sure the physician will personally handle your initial evaluation. Although treatments may be administered by assistants.

Comprehensive Erectile Dysfunction Assessment

Check if the clinic uses standardized assessments like the IIEF ED Questionnaire and ADAM Test. Also, make sure they do standardized testosterone level tests and the prostate evaluation test.

These tests help evaluate the severity of your erectile dysfunction. The tests will also help in monitoring your progress throughout treatment.

Comprehensive Bloodwork for Erectile Dysfunction

Comprehensive Bloodwork for Erectile Dysfunction
Photographer: Hush Naidoo Jade Photography | Source: Unsplash

Comprehensive blood tests provide insights into internal hormonal imbalances. The tests will also provide insights on possible inflammatory factors contributing to your erectile dysfunction.

Also, a dedicated physician will examine you thoroughly. They will ensure that no underlying health condition exacerbates your erectile dysfunction.

Multi-modality Approach for Treating Erectile Dysfunction

Is the clinic limited to a single treatment modality, or does it offer a range? Clinics that offer shockwave therapy, hormone treatments, platelet-rich plasma, and supplements are often more equipped to tailor treatments to your unique needs.

Penile Doppler Ultrasound

A Penile Doppler Ultrasound is crucial for assessing blood flow to the penis. Thus, ensure your chosen clinic offers this diagnostic tool.

Adequate Platelet-Rich Plasma Volume

platelet-rich plasma for erectile dysfunction

If the clinic offers platelet-rich plasma treatments, ensure they extract at least 60 cc (or 60 milliliters) of whole blood. This volume guarantees an ample concentration of platelets to improve blood flow and cell growth.

Lifestyle Recommendations

A holistic approach to erectile dysfunction treatment also involves diet and exercise recommendations. Clinics that offer tools or apps to help track sleep, hydration, and diet are often more committed to treating ED from a comprehensive perspective.

Hormone Replacement Therapy Options

If your testosterone levels are low, does the clinic offer hormone replacement therapy? Options like pellets are often more bio-identical. Also, this will result in fewer side effects and consistent testosterone levels.

Regular Bloodwork Follow-up

Post-treatment, it's essential to monitor bloodwork every six months. This ensures no complications arise from treatments, and hormonal levels remain balanced.

Erectile Dysfunction Testimonials and Experience

Lastly, consider the clinic's reputation and experience. Testimonials can provide insights into the effectiveness of their treatments and the number of patients they've successfully treated.

Final Thoughts

Selecting the right clinic for your ED treatment is crucial. It's not just about the treatments but a comprehensive approach that considers the whole individual.

By following these guidelines, you'll be better equipped to find a clinic that not only addresses your immediate concerns but also supports your journey to long-term sexual health.

Remember, while treatments can jump-start your recovery, maintaining good health practices ensures that you don't backtrack. So, embark on this journey, and soon, you'll live your best life—full of happiness, love, and confidence.

Additional Resources

Want to regain control of your sex life? I'm going to give you this book and a 30 day trial on the Modern Man Club for FREE!

The book is the 5 Common Costly Mistake Men Make When Facing ED. This is how you can have a rock hard erection, enjoy more sex, be confident in demand, and improve your intimacy without ED medication.

Uncover it all in my FREE eBook available to download now: The 5 Common Costly Mistakes Men Make When Facing Erectile Dysfunction.

{"email":"Email address invalid","url":"Website address invalid","required":"Required field missing"}