Who are Sexologists?
Medical study of human sexuality and human sexual interests along with functions and behavior is called Sexology. Doctors or physicians who are specialized in diagnosing and treating medical conditions related to sex organs and sexual activity are Sexologists. They also provide sex counseling and sex therapy.
How often should I visit a Sexologist?
Based on the health condition of sexual organs and sexual activity, one should visit a Sexologist on a yearly basis. It is recommended to visit or consult a Sexologist once in a year.
Why should an individual consult a Sexologist?
One should visit or consult a Sexologist if an individual suffers from any of the following conditions:
- Pain and discomfort during or after sex or intercourse
- Erectile dysfunction [impotence]
- Men who are not happy with the size of the penis
- Lack of sexual desire or interest in sex
- Absence or delay in orgasm
- Arousal disorders
Can Sexologists cure erectile dysfunction?
Erectile dysfunction is a type of sexual dysfunction which is characterized by an inability to maintain or develop penis erection during sexual activity. This can lead to a psychological imbalance in men. Sexologists are the ones who are specially trained in treating such medical conditions related to sexual activity and sex organs. So, a Sexologist can treat erectile dysfunction by prescribing a few medications or drugs and lifestyle modifications.
Can Sexologists treat male & female orgasmic disorders?
Orgasmic disorder is the medical condition that is characterized by inability or difficulty to reach orgasm during sexual stimulation or intercourse or sexual activity. This can happen in both males and females. However, this condition can lead to psychological imbalances and may damage an individual’s relationship. So, Sexologists can diagnose and treat orgasmic disorders with the help of medications and lifestyle modifications.
Should I pre-book the appointment with Sexologist?
If the Sexologist provides a pre-booking option, a patient can book an appointment with him/her to have a consultation. However, depending on the availability of Sexologists and patient convenience, one can pre-book an appointment to have a consultation.
What surgeries can be performed by a Sexologist?
Sexologists will not perform any kind of surgeries as they are specialized in diagnosing and treating male & female sexual problems through medications, counseling, and by suggesting lifestyle modifications.
Do Sexologists treat STDs [Sexually Transmitted Diseases]?
Sexually Transmitted Diseases [STDs] are the medical conditions or infections caused by having unprotected sex or sexual intercourse. Both men and women are equally prone to contracting STDs through either vaginal, anal, or oral sexual intercourse. STDs can transmit from one person to another through any kind of sexual contact. Sexologists can diagnose and treat STDs with the help of medications and lifestyle modifications. Having multiple sex partners will increase the chances of getting an STD.