1. Who is a Sexologist?
A sexologist is a person who studies human sexuality and sexual behaviour and has a doctoral level degree in the chosen subject. Sexologists can provide sex counselling or sex therapy.
2. How can a Sexologist help?
Sexologists educate people about how to lead satisfying, safe and fulfilling sex lives by specifically addressing the issues which may include psychological or physiological problems.
3. What problems a Sexologist can treat?
A sexologist who is working as a sex therapist provides counselling or assistance related to sexual problems by talking the person.
4. When do you need to see a sex therapist?
When you are facing difficulties in your sex life like, mismatched desires to have sex or disinterest in sex, then the sex therapist will be able to help resolve the issues.
5. Sexologist and sex therapists, are they the same?
A Sexologist is a person who studies human sexual behaviour and sexuality and a sex therapist is a sexologist working in a clinical setup to advise people to overcome sex life related issues.
Medical study of human sexuality and human sexual interests along with functions and behavior is called Sexology. Doctors 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.
A Sexologist can be consulted in the following situations:
Following are few of the medical condition related to sex
Sexologists cannot perform surgeries. Sexologists are specialized in diagnosing and treating male & female sexual problems through medications, counseling, and by suggesting lifestyle modifications. They also provide sex counseling and sex therapy.
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.
Yes, Sexologists can treat arousal disorders. Depending upon the cause of the arousal disorder Sexologists provide treatment that includes medications, hormonal therapy, or a combination of both.
Erectile dysfunction is a type of sexual dysfunction caused by the inability to maintain or develop penis erection during sexual activity. Few of the factors that cause erectile dysfunction: