What is a Testis Prosthesis – Prosthetic Testicle or Testicular Implant?
The testicular implant is a solution for many males that were born without a testicle or had them surgically removed. The implants are available in a variety of sizes and males of almost any age can receive implants – including children.
The testicular implant has demonstrated a high level of satisfaction and has been shown to provide a significant improvement in self-esteem and self- image. The implant does not function as a normal testicle, thus it will not make sperm or testosterone.
Dr. Gittens is one of a select few urologists specially trained in the surgical implantation of testicular implants. If you feel you’re a candidate for this procedure: