You may have heard it said, “If you don’t use it, you’ll lose it.”
That really does apply to the penis in relation to penis length and girth.
Men normally have a number of erections each night, whilst they sleep. These were always scoffed about as being related to “dirty dreams” etc., but urologists have understood in recent years that these night-time erections are a part of the normal body function, to keep the penis healthy.
Welcome to a comprehensive exploration of penile implants, an remarkable solution that has transformed the treatment of erectile dysfunction. As you read this informative blog, written by Dr. Christopher Love, a respected urological surgeon specializing in penile implant surgery, you’ll gain insights into the diverse range of penile implant options available. This blog also sheds light on leading manufacturers, Coloplast, Rigicon, and Boston/AMS, all of which have contributed significantly to this field.
Erectile Dysfunction is defined as the inability to achieve or maintain an erection sufficient for sexual intercourse, and it can have a significant impact on quality of life and relationships.
Erectile dysfunction (ED) is a common problem that affects many men in Australia and around the world.
According to the Australian Institute of Health and Welfare, around one million men in Australia experience ED. In Australia, the prevalence of ED is highest among men aged 60-69 years, with around 70% of men in this age group experiencing some degree of ED.
Dr Christopher Love, urologist and men’s health specialist takes your calls and discusses the risk factors for erectile dysfunction. Listen Now Read more about Erectile Dysfunction Read more Dr Love news…
Dr Love was featured on the Healthy Living Podcast with Dr Ross Walker across 3AW, 2GB, 4BC and 6PR. Read more about Erectile Dysfunction Read more Dr Love news…
Dr Love was fortunate to catch up with the TripleM team to discuss the stigma around ED and the range of treatment options available. Listen Now Read more about Erectile Dysfunction Read more Dr Love news…
This is a great article about one of my patient’s experiences with ED, the mental health and relationship issues it caused, and how erectile restoration surgery with a penile implant has improved their lives. As part of Men’s Health Week, Dr Christopher Love is calling on Australians to stop treating ED as some sort of “boy’s […]
Much more than prescribing a pill… Assessment and treatment of Erectile Dysfunction by the general practitioner
Erectile dysfunction is a common but often neglected condition. Prevalence increases with age, but is not insignificant in younger men. This article will broadly describe the epidemiology, classification and risk factors of erectile dysfunction. It will also discuss assessment and current treatment modalities, with a particular focus on the unique role of the general practitioner […]
Anatomy and Physiology The physiology of erections is a complex interaction between the penile anatomical compartments, vessels and nerves. The penile anatomical compartments involved in erections are principally the corpora cavernosa. These are paired cylinders of smooth muscle encased in the tunica albuginea which function as the erection chambers and are separate from the glans […]
Joy is the wife of Lael and has been extremely supportive of her husband through the process of both the radical prostate surgery and the Penile Implant surgery. Joy is very pleased with the outcome of the Penile Implant. Does your sex life end after prostate cancer? Well it did end for a while until they all found […]