Skylands Urology Group
Skylands Urology Group
Skylands Urology Group
Skylands Urology Group
Skylands Urology Group
Skylands Urology Group

What is a penile prosthesis?

For patients failing conservative treatment options, the last option is a penile prosthesis. The prosthesis is a device that is implanted inside the chambers of the penis. This is done in an outpatient setting.-

How does the Vacuum Erection Device work?

Vacuum Erection device (VED) is a non-invasive treatment option for patients with ED. A clear plastic cylinder is placed over the penis.  Negative pressure is created via battery powered or manual pump. This draws blood into the penis allowing for erection. The erection is maintained by placing a constriction ring around the base of the penis. This can be kept on the penis…
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I’m having difficulty maintaining an erection, what options do I have?

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There are numerous options currently for erectile dysfunction or ED. We usually start our patients on oral medications. Currently there are 4 medications on the market: Cialis, Levitra, Stendra and Viagra. They are usually taken at least an hour after meals and an hour before sex. Common side effects include dizziness and vision changes. They are contraindicated in people with recent cardiac…
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Tell me about injection therapy for erectile dysfunction?

Usually for people whom have failed oral therapy, a trial of Intracavernosal Injection (ICI) is initiated. The first injection is done in the office. If successful, Injection training by the physician allows patients to administer future injections at home.