The term impotence (ED) refers to the inability to achieve or maintain an erection suitable for sexual intercourse. The main causes of erectile dysfunction include diabetes, cardiovascular conditions, hormonal imbalance and neurological problems (for example, stemming from a prostatectomy). It is important to note that organic ED is not a disease by itself but rather a symptom of another existing condition. More rarely, they symptoms are psychogenic. Manor Medical Group's erectile dysfunction treatment in Israel program can restore sexual function. Treatment consists of three lines, and includes, if needed, a penile implant surgery.
Listed below is the erectile dysfunction work-up, which will help specialists determine the optimal treatment.
Patients experiencing ED symptoms will be referred for the following investigations:
Depending on the results, you may be referred to one or more of the following additional tests:
Following the aforementioned investigations your treating urologist may (if indicated) refer you to a sexopathology expert, neurologist, cardiologist and/or a psychologist.
The work-up program will take 4 business days to complete.
In case surgical intervention is indicated, the cost of the program will include:
Erectile dysfunction treatment will take place at the state-of-the-art Assuta Medical Center in Tel Aviv, which is considered to be one of the foremost medical facilities worldwide. Please note that, at present, most penile implantation surgeries involve a three-piece inflatable prosthesis with innovative non-palpable pump mechanism.