It was previously thought that 90% of erectile dysfunction was psychogenic, or “all in your head”. This dates back to the seminal work by Masters and Johnson in the 1970’s. As we have learned more and more about the penis and the mechanism of normal erectile function, it has become clear that only about 10% … More Erectile Dysfunction: Is It All In Your Head?
Sex is just one of those things about which we are not supposed to talk. This may explain why only 5% of Urologists offer a solution to this problem. And why is it that medications remain the most popular approach to erectile dysfunction when the data convincingly shows that men and women are not satisfied with … More What’s Up With Erectile Dysfunction?
There is so much misinformation and conflicting views in the media that it can be difficult to get a straight answer. When I counsel my patients, it comes not from opinion or experience, but from published data. Here are some of the things I have heard from patients regarding vasectomy and how I answer: “Vasectomy … More Seedless Grapes, Part III: Medical Problems
Many couples are concerned about the potential for sexual problems after a vasectomy. There are only a few papers documenting sexuality after a vasectomy, but the results are similar. The first paper looked at 1000 men undergoing a vasectomy. 99% of the men and 95% of their wives were happy with the results, with the … More Seedless Grapes, Part II: Sexuality