Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction is the inability to generate or maintain an erection firm enough for intercourse.

Common symptoms include:

  • Inability to generate an erection
  • Difficulty maintaining an erection
  • Embarrassment/shame

Treatment of Erectile Dysfunction

Fortunately, there is treatment for erectile dysfunction. Stress is an important contributor to erectile dysfunction, but if it becomes an ongoing issue, it’s important to seek care from a healthcare provider to determine if there’s an alternative underlying cause.

There are many causes of erectile dysfunction, including cardiovascular disease, diabetes, obesity, low testosterone, age, alcohol, depression, anxiety, stress, and certain prescription medications. During your assessment, we will make a thorough assessment of your condition and help determine the cause of your symptoms. In some cases, prescription medication can be used to treat erectile dysfunction.