While sex can be a wonderful experience, it can also cause someone a lot of stress. There are a number of psychological and biological factors that may cause a sexual experience to be unsatisfying. For men, a very common issue tends to be premature ejaculation (PE).
Premature ejaculation is described as an uncontrolled orgasm that occurs too quickly after arousal. This is a very common form of sexual dysfunction; some surveys report that 1 in 3 respondents experienced PE at some time.
At the Grand Rapids Men's Clinic, our goal is to help you maintain an erection and delay climax for as long as you desire. Schedule your appointment today to discuss PE treatment options. Call (616) 426-6163 or contact us online!
There are two main types of premature ejaculation:
While the exact cause of premature ejaculation is unknown, both psychological and biological factors are responsible.
Psychological causes can include:
Physiological causes can include:
Premature ejaculation can lead to stress and relationship problems. If the couple is trying to conceive a child, the condition might also make that difficult. This is why treatment for the condition is so important.
To help us diagnose premature ejaculation, it's important for you to be open and honest with our physicians. We will ask you about any emotional stressors or psychological factors that may be causing the problem, as well as questions about your sex life. We will also use a blood test to check for any hormonal imbalances, such as low testosterone.
While infrequent PE is not cause for concern, you may be diagnosed with the condition if you:
Many cases of premature ejaculation improve over time, and may not require treatment. However, if your condition does not improve, there are many premature ejaculation treatment options available.
There are several exercises that can be used to help control ejaculations, such as:
There are also several medications that may be able to help you stop premature ejaculation, such as:
Other treatment methods that may be useful include:
Our physicians will help you determine which treatment is best for you.
There are many different treatments available to treat premature ejaculation, such as exercises, counseling, and medication.
Typically, you may suffer from premature ejaculation if you orgasm within one minute of penetration. However, ejaculations can be premature if they occur sooner than you want them to.
Premature ejaculation is a complex condition caused by a combination of several different mental and physical factors.
Premature ejaculation can be an embarrassing and frustrating condition. That is why our staff at Grand Rapids Men's Clinic is dedicated to finding the right PE treatment for you. To schedule your appointment today, call (616) 226-9699 or contact us online today!