Staten Island, NY Sexual Disorder Treatments

Sexual Disorder Treatments in Staten Island, New York 

Have you’ve been experiencing sexual difficulty for a very long time? Whether you are a man not able to get erections or a woman with low sexual desire, pain during sex or issues after menopause, it is far too common to be in this unsavory predicament. In fact, it’s been reported that an estimated 31 percent of men and 43 percent of women have had sexual dysfunction or disorder, which can occur during foreplay, arousal or orgasm.

These alarming statistics affect men and women who live in the least populated towns to heavily populated boroughs like Staten Island. As the southernmost of New York City's 5 boroughs, it is connected to Lower Manhattan by way of the Staten Island Ferry. This busy borough includes places like Staten Island Zoo, The Snug Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden as well as the Staten Island Children’s Museum. And while there is plenty to do for leisure outside of the home, it may not help fire up the engines of one’s sex life.

Causes of Sexual Disorder for Men and Women:

Physical causes — Several physical or medical conditions can cause problems with sexual function including diabetes, heart and vascular (blood vessel) disease, neurological disorders, hormonal imbalances, chronic diseases such as kidney or liver failure, and alcoholism and drug abuse. The side effects of certain medications including some antidepressant drugs can also affect sexual function.

Psychological causes — These include work-related stress and anxiety, concern about sexual performance, marital or relationship problems, depression, feelings of guilt, and the effects of a past sexual trauma.

Types of Sexual Disorders for Men and Women:

  • Desire disorders —lack of sexual desire or interest in sex
  • Arousal disorders —inability to become physically aroused or excited during sexual activity
  • Orgasm disorders —delay or absence of orgasm (climax)
  • Pain disorders — pain during intercourse

Erectile Dysfunction in Men

Also known as ED or impotence, erectile dysfunction is the inability to attain or keep an erection of the penis necessary for the sexual satisfaction of both partners. About 30 million American men are affected and nearly all those who seek treatment can find some measure of relief. ED can be caused by prostate cancer, the after-effects of surgery, hormonal problems, drug side effects and conditions such as diabetes, high blood pressure, and high cholesterol.

Corewave Therapy™ is the most advanced treatment for erectile dysfunction utilizing low intensity shockwave therapy or acoustic waves. Fortunately, our Corewave certified physician in New York is ready to help patients in Queens, NY restore their sex lives utilizing safe and natural methods. What makes Corewave different is its propriety protocols and certified physicians which allow for natural erections, without surgery, medications or pain.

Have you experienced some type of sexual disorder? Call our medical staff at (917) 924-4445 to inquire about our Corewave Therapy™ treatment.

Low Testosterone in Men

Testosterone is a hormone found in men and women although men have much higher levels of testosterone than women. Production of testosterone increases during puberty but starts to decrease after 30 years of age. The level of testosterone in men begins to decline at about 1 percent each year, which is a natural result of aging. Testosterone in women decrease by half from the age of 21- 40 years old.

Testosterone helps maintain several important bodily functions in men, including:

  • Sex drive
  • Erectile function
  • muscle mass/strength
  • bone density
  • red blood cell production

P-Shot for Men 

The Priapus Shot® (P-Shot) uses Platelet rich plasma (PRP) and is an office procedure developed to deliver long-term improvements in sexual performance to men, especially those who suffer from erectile dysfunction. This is often used alone or be used alongside Corewave Therapy™, Stem cells or a number of other medications for erectile dysfunction.

The P-Shot is a modern medical procedure that can effectively treat erectile dysfunction that cannot be achieved with pills, creams, or other male enhancement procedures. It is a non-surgical, pain-free treatment for ED.

O Shot for Women 

The O Shot is an all-natural, pain-free non-surgical procedure that can rejuvenate vaginal and clitoral function, which could improve sensitivity and enhance a women’s sex life and orgasms.

The O Shot also helps with urinary incontinence. Many women lose urine while coughing, laughing, sneezing, the O Shot is a procedure that does not involve invasive surgery and patients may be able to avoid a urinary sling, allowing for dryness and vaginal comfort.

 

Ideal candidates for the O shot procedure are women seeking:

  • Stronger Orgasms
  • Increased Sexual Desire
  • Increased Natural Lubrication
  • Decreased Urinary Incontinence
  • More Vaginal or clitoral sensation

The O Shot® is an in-office procedure that uses a special method that isolates platelet rich plasma (PRP) from your own blood. The PRP is placed back into the clitoris and upper vagina.

Low Sexual Desire for Women

According to the Mayo Clinic, women's sexual desires naturally vary throughout the years. Female sexual arousal disorders usually overlap with the end of a relationship or with major life changes, such as pregnancy, or an illness. Menopause is another very common reason that women have low libido. Some medications used for mood disorders can also cause low sex drive in women.

You may have a condition called hypoactive sexual desire disorder (HSDD) if your lack of interest in sex continues or returns and causes personal distress. If you're concerned with your low sex drive, there are lifestyle changes, sexual techniques and some medications that can get you in the mood more often.

Signs of low libido

  • Having no interest in any type of sexual activity, including masturbation
  • Never or only seldom having sexual fantasies or thoughts
  • Being concerned by your lack of sexual activity or fantasies

Female Sexual Dysfunction Symptoms

When it comes to menopause, which ends for a year and comes with major hormonal changes, it can be the most uncomfortable stage of a woman’s life. Unfortunately, these changes cause hot flashes, low desire, vaginal dryness and painful intercourse, just to name a few.

There are fortunately ways to solve this problem by using bio-identical hormones via the Mona Lisa touch laser and medication. These solutions have helped increase desire and lowered side effects to make menopause as comfortable an experience as possible.

If you are experiencing sexual dysfunction symptoms, we can offer recommendations and resources that can help you. Contact us at (917) 924-4445

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