Erectile dysfunction treatment is usually carried out by eliminating the various factors that may be playing up in the mind and affecting the hormones or blood flow of the patient when it comes to that area of his life. This treatment method will usually revolve around trying to find causes like stress and relationship issues so that the impotence may be dealt with, using minimal medication and the use of therapy where required, instead. This treatment is conducted by the urologist who may even suggest penis implants for very severe cases.
The ideal patients for this kind of treatment includes men who are facing a problem in rearing up and maintaining an effective erection for the entire duration of the sexual intimacy act and sexual intercourse. There may be a problem in achieving the erection, or achieving and then holding one, also. This treatment can also be sought by individuals who are facing relationship problems.
The benefits of this kind of treatment will first and foremost include the restoration of lost self confidence for the male patient. Also, it will bring back a good dose of intimacy, which will be a major factor for those couples going through relationship issues. Further, it can also prevent the problem from coming up again. Also, it can help in pointing at any other chronic complications for the patient like prostate cancer.