Men’s Sexual Health

Have you experienced the following? Reduced sex drive, difficulty getting or maintain an erection, lack of energy, decreased motivation, loss of muscle mass and reduced ability to exercise, forgetfulness, poor concentration, insomnia, mood swings and irritability

 

  • During adolescent years male sex hormones fluctuate. At about 19-20 our hormones peak then level out towards 30 and begin to decrease at age 40.
  • As your body prepares for menopause hormonal changes occur in the body. All hormones start decreasing about 1% each year. Any change in your hormones can produce symptoms.
  • Andropausal Symptoms
    • Reduced sex drive, difficulty getting or maintain an erection, lack of energy, decreased motivation, loss of muscle mass and reduced ability to exercise, forgetfulness, poor concentration, insomnia, mood swings and irritability

Treatment Highlights

Benefits of Testosterone Hormone Restoration Therapy

  • Alertness, Concentration
  • Mood, Motivation, Confidence
  • Sleep quality
  • Increased energy
  • Feels and physically looks younger
  • Muscle mass
  • Joint health
  • Strength
  • Enhances weight loss and boy fat around waist
  • Sperm production
  • Improves love life
  • Erectile function
  • Red blood cell production
  • Bone mass density

    Our Process

    • Request consult
    • Diagnostic blood & allergy testing
    • Provider review & physical
    • Meds shipped directly to you or called into the pharmacy

    Hormonal FAQ

    What is Bio-Identical Hormone Replacement Therapy (BHRT)?

    BHRT Otherwise known as, natural hormone therapy, is the use of hormones that are identical on a molecular level with endogenous hormones in hormone replacement therapy.

    During Andropause, testosterone levels fall causing the male symptoms above. 

     

    How long will it take to start my Hormone Replacement Therapy program?

    From initial complimentary consult to provider consultation, it usually takes about 2-3 weeks, but can be sooner if the labs process all blood diagnostics tests sooner. 

    Do I need to stay on BHRT forever?

    As we age (male & female), our hormones decline progressively at about 1% each year. We are replacing your hormones to stay balanced, but your body continues to age and lose 1% production each year. When you stop BHRT your body will return to its normal aging process. Any change in hormones will produce symptoms. Your body may for how it felt prior to therapy, and you may experience the change in hormones.

    How often do I need blood work?

    2 – 4 times a year

    Which is better pellet therapy or injectables?

    It depends on your preferences. Both Pellets and injectables give a consistent form of delivery of medication. Pellets are dissolvable medications and are slightly more invasive. They are placed every 90 days by a small incision in the buttocks. The weekly injectable option is easier to alter the dose and are self-injectables or you may come to the office for an AIH provider to give one to you.

    Do I need to donate blood if I am on testosterone?

    If you experience testosterone induced polycythemia HCT >50 then you may be asked to donate blood.

    What happens if I miss a dose?
    • DO NOT DOUBLE UP ON DOSING
    • Resume medications as normal
    • > 1 week contact the office
    What do I do if I have surgery planned?
    • Speak to AlH provider
    • May be asked to stop HRT 4-6 weeks prior to surgery and post-surgery until mobilization to prevent clots
    How to get HRT

    Hormones, such as testosterone, is available by prescription only. Schedule your complimentary consultation today to begin your journey towards a happier and healthier life!

    FAQ

    How are office visits handled?
    • Simple – once you are registered you can request a visit through our online client portal, text, or phone call our main office line.
    • You will need to see the provider in person for the first time then you may schedule telemedicine visit for a quick checkup or at your convenience.
    Do you provide telemedicine visits?
    • Yes, you will need to see the provider in person for the first time then you may schedule telemedicine visit for a quick checkup or at your convenience.
    What's included with the concierge membership?
      • Unlimited minor prescriptions & treatments like
        • Common colds – Upper Respiratory Infections
          • Typically caused by viruses
        • Upper Respiratory bacterial Infections
        • Conjunctivitis “Pink Eye”
        • UTI
        • Acute otitis media (middle ear infection)
        • Minor thyroid cases or adrenal fatigue cases
      • Call or text a provider, 10 hours a day, 5 days a week
      • Prioritized appointments and telemedicine appointments for concierge members
      • No copays, no insurance hassles, transparent pricing
      • Ongoing preventative and wellness visits
      • LabCorp testing: Urinalysis, urine pregnancy, strep throat, flu, mono, etc
      • Minor procedures: Laceration repair, etc
    Are doctor visits included with concierge membership?

    Yes, you will get an annual physical/ wellness visit (45 minutes – 1 hour) and One – 30 minute semiannual visit OR Two – 15 minute reviews. Beyond that, please contact our office for pricing.

    How long is an average doctor visit?
    • An annual physical/ wellness visit is 1 hour)
    • Semiannual visit – 30 minutes
    • Quick check up – 15 minutes
    What about bloodwork, medications, specialists, and imaging?
    • We are contracted with LabCorp, Quest Diagnostics, and Allermetrix to provide in-depth lab work and allergy testing.
    • Medications are shipped directly to your or prescribed to your local pharmacy.
    • We work with various specialists to get you the right provider for your needs for specialty cases and/ or imaging.
    Will you see me without a concierge membership?
    • We suggest concierge memberships as it provides comprehensive and ongoing customized treatment plans.
    • If a concierge membership is not for you then we can discuss A La Carte options.
    Do you accept insurance?
    • Currently, we do not accept insurance for treatment plans. We do accept insurance for labs and allergy testing.
    • We accept CareCredit as a financing option and HSA/ FSA
    How do I pay for services?
    • We accept all major forms of Credit and Debit cards. For your convenience, we keep a card on file make it easier for you to make monthly, quarterly, biannual or annual payments.
    What happens if I don’t want to continue services?
    • Memberships are paid monthly. If you are unhappy with the services OR for any reason wish to cancel your membership, a 30-day notice is required. Any services already performed (i.e. preventive exams) will be itemized for payment.
    Contact us for more information or to schedule your confidential consultation
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