Erectile dysfunction (ED), also known as impotence, affects half the men in the ages of 40 – 70 years. It is defined as the inability to achieve or maintain an erection long enough to have sex, and most men experience this at some point in their lives. However, if you have been facing this for a while, you can consider shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction in Thailand.
It is an affordable solution with no side-effects.
Most men are reluctant to discuss it with their doctors, even though they are concerned about the condition. If you can relate with this situation, just take a short trip to Thailand, see our expert doctor, and return all rejuvenated.
Unlike medications, shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction provides results that last over a long term and has consequently become the popular choice for men.
This therapy restores the natural pathophysiology of penile region and consequently improves the sexual function significantly.
What is impotence?
Impotence is the inability to:
- Achieve an erection
- Keep an erection
- Achieve orgasm
- Ejaculate well and in time
- Enjoy sex
What causes erectile dysfunction?
Advanced age is often associated with erectile dysfunction; it could be caused due to stress, fatigue, depression, diabetes, kidney disease, blood vessel disorders, neurological problems, or even alcohol and drug abuse.
Other causes of impotence are:
- Hormonal problems
- Tobacco use
- Some prescription medications
- Enlargement of prostate gland
- Very high or low BMI
Affordable treatment for ED
Erectile dysfunction shock wave therapy (EDSWT) is an extremely affordable and effective solution for impotence, which provides a long term effect with around 75 percent average improvement in male sexual function.
Shockwave therapy for erectile dysfunction is becoming very popular as it has several benefits:
- Non invasive
- No medication
- No anesthesia
- No side-effects
- Natural restoration of erectile mechanism
- Highly effective
- Only one-hour sessions
A study examining twelve month-efficacy of shock wave for ED, found that almost 92 percent of patients were happy with the results and none of them reported any complications.
What happens in erectile dysfunction shock wave therapy?
It is a comfortable, safe procedure in which high frequency, low-intensity sound waves are given to the area by the doctor.
These work by repairing old blood vessels and stimulating the growth of new ones.
This technology was actually developed for cardiac conditions and it proved highly beneficial in patients of ischemic heart disease.
Now that it is being used for ED, shock wave therapy has proven successful for the revascularization of penal area.
Cost of ED treatment in Thailand
Erectile dysfunction shock wave therapy cost in Thailand starts from about $225 per session.
Usually six sessions are recommended; if the doctor determines you need fewer sessions the cost will be adjusted accordingly.
There is no down-time for this treatment, although if you are going to Thailand for ED shock wave therapy, it is recommended that you stay for a couple of days to discuss any issues with the doctor.