Low Intensity shock wave therapy: A new treatment for erectile disfunction

Andromedi Clinic: in professional hands Shock wave therapy is effective in treating erectile dysfunction. A new application of devices generating shock waves makes it possible for impotence to be cured. Renova is a device that generates a low intensity shock wave which is not focused on one point, but rather focuses along a 60 mm […]

Laser prostate surgery

Within the surgical techniques to treat enlarged prostate, the laser is a fairly accurate and safe therapeutic option. Traditionally, prostate surgeries had been performed with conventional methods but in recent decades has emerged a boom in more modern techniques such as laparoscopic interventions and the use of laser. The latter has been a great ally […]

Erection problems and sexual desire related to the consumption of pornography

Pornography as an addiction Like any other addiction, pornography can exceed healthy limits in human behavior, and can seriously affect the perception and emotional stability of the person who uses it. According to statistics provided by the popular adult content website PornHub, visitor traffic not only exceeds billions of visits per year but also increases […]

Priapism: definition, causes and treatment

What is priapism? Priapism is a rare pathology of the male reproductive system, characterized by a prolonged and painful erection not associated with sexual desire. In normal situations, the male erection originates in a favorable hemodynamic condition in which there is vasodilation of the arteries of the cavernous body of the penis (anatomical responsible for […]

Impotence, incontinence and other problems after prostate surgery

The after-effects of a prostatectomy are often severe. When a patient receives the news at the specialist’s office that he must undergo TUR (trans-urethral resection), he is often unaware that it is a medical condition that will affect him in the medium and long term in his daily life. We are talking about the so-called […]

The 4 surgical techniques most demanded to urologists

Curvature of the penis A moderately curved (bent or crooked) penis is very normal in males. The problem begins when this curvature affects or makes sexual intercourse difficult, or when urination is difficult or causes pain to the patient. The curved penis has two possible clinical forms: Incurvature from birth (congenital curve of the penis) […]