The Priapus Shot® (P-Shot)
Don't just let any one inject your penis. Dr. Gittens is a certified provider of the P-Shot and one of the few in the country that is a urologist with special training in all aspects of erectile dysfunction.
Philadelphia Center for Sexual Medicine and New York Center are leading centers in advanced regenerative therapy for erectile dysfunction using platelet rich plasma. low intensity shock wave, stem cell therapy and traditional treatments.
Restoring Men's Sexual Vitality
Dr. Gittens has many solutions to erectile concerns including the state of the art treatment known as the Priapus Shot or P-Shot®. Concerns about a man’s sexual function can have an enormous (and often detrimental) impact on a man’s health and overall wellbeing, particularly if the problems stem from a chronic ailment. Such difficulties aren’t always easy to talk about, even with a physician.
What is the P-Shot® (Priapus Shot)?
The P-Shot® also known as the Priapus Shot is used for men that have erectile dysfunction and poor erectile health. The Priapus Shot is a trademarked name that describes the use of Platelet Rich Plasma administered to the penis.
What results will I see from the P-Shot®?
The P-Shot® is helps the penis to regenerate and heal and can lead to improved firmness, sensation and quality of the erection. It does this by stimulating a man’s own growth factors in his blood to recruit his body’s stem cells to the penis causing regeneration of tissue and blood vessels.
What is Platelet Rich Plasma?
Blood is composed of many components: red cells, white cells and platelets. Platelets contain proteins called growth factors which stimulate healing by recruiting stem cells and other agents to a particular area of the body. When platelets are concentrated in this manner it’s referred to as platelet rich plasma, or PRP.
What else do I need to know about the P-Shot® and PRP?
The P-Shot® treatment is non-allergenic, meaning you won’t have to worry about side effects — headache, rapid heartbeat, and erection lasting more than 4 hours — that can afflict some men who take other erectile-dysfunction medications.
Every man’s experience is likely to vary depending on the severity of their erectile function. In general men who receive PRP treatment, experience firmer erections, increased in sexual sensitivity.
Other P-Shot® Options
For men that have erectile dysfunction. Dr. Gittens can combine the P Shot® with a patients own stem cells or low intensity shockwave to increase the results of the P-Shot® and lead to further successful erections.
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