Depending on the degree of a patient's ED, they will need to see a urologist. A urologist will perform a physical exam of the penis, a doppler evaluation, and blood test for male hormones, diabetes, and cholesterol. If a patient does not respond to oral medications in the treatment of erectile dysfunction, then a penile implant may be considered.
New York urologist, J. Francois Eid discusses erectile dysfunction. Dr. Eid explains the symptoms of Ed, along with the causes of erectile dysfunction. ED can be prevented by avoiding unhealthy behaviors like eating fatty foods and not exercising. Erectile dysfunction is a condition that will get worse with age.
Dr. Eid discusses how erectile dysfunction effects the daily lives of those that experience the condition. To prevent ED, Dr. Eid suggests a healthy lifestyle including a balanced, healthy diet and regular exercise. He also reminds men that ED is a treatable condition.
The IPP device that Dr. Eid uses in his “no-touch” penile implantation procedure is made of elastomer. The procedure is safe and efffectively treats advanced erectile dysfunction that has not been responsive to other treatments.
Dr. Eid reaffirms the effectiveness of the penile implant for the treatment of erectile dysfunction by citing that there are hundreds of peer-reviewed studies confirming patient and partner satisfaction.
There are no lifestyle changes to make after the implantation of the penile device. As with any surgery, there is risk of infection, but Dr. Eid's procedure has an infection rate of 0.38%.
Well-known journalist, Benno Schimdt, discusses the myths about penile implants. Schmidt, who tried a variety of ED treatments, from oral medications, to penile injections, finally arrived at having a penile implant. If you are contemplating the penile implant procedure or searching for information on ED treatment options, watch this video!
For the treatment of advanced erectile dysfunction, there are a variety of treatments including oral medications, vacuum devices, penile injections, and penile implant devices. Dr. Eid highlights oral medications, penile injections and penile implants as the most effective treat of ED.
Undergoing an implantation of an IPP device is the most effective way treat advanced erectile dysfunction. For men that suffer from organically or physically induced ED, the implantation is far more effective than oral ED medications.
There are certain preparations to be made before the procedure of your penile device. For the “No Touch” technique, Dr. Eid will provide you with instruction on washing the area before your procedure along with beginning medications. According to the penile implant surgeon, you should always follow the instructions of your surgeon.
Dr J. Francois Eid Narrates No-Touch Technique Penile Implant Procedure.
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Dr. J. Francois Eid innovator of the No-Touch Technique discusses recent outcomes with his technique & it's important role within prosthetic urology.
Irwin Goldstein hosts an open panel with surgeons Irwin Goldstein, MD, J. Francois Eid, MD, Paul Perito, MD, and Andrew Kramer, MD discussing penile implantation technique and patient outcomes.
Dr. Eid answers questions about penile implant surgery. Many penile prosthesis candidates ask about the size of the penis after implantation, as well as questions about ejaculation and urination with a penile implant.
Dr. Eid addresses patient concern questions related to urination, ejaculation and orgasm after penile implant surgery.
Dr. Eid explains that after penile implant surgery penis should stay exactly the same as before surgery and in some cases even longer and wider. If procedure is done properly, penis should not be smaller than before surgery.
Dr. Eid explains that you should not feel the penile implant prosthesis that is hidden inside your body and it is not noticeable for anyone else.
Dr. Eid advises patients on recovery after penile implantation procedure. For those that have undergone the procedure, there will be a timeline for you returning to normal activities as you recover.
Dr. Eid demonstrates inflation and deflation of penis pump on patients.
Dr. Eid advises patients on what to expect before a penile implantation procedure. Before surgery, penile prosthesis candidates will visit the office for a consultation, doppler exam, measurements, and cardiac test. Dr. Eid also gives advice on what to bring to the surgery center the day of your penile implantation procedure.
Before a penile implanatation procedure, Dr. Eid will perform a duplex ultrasonography of the penis. An injection-induced erection will be measured and recorded to guarantee results to the patient. Many patients worry about size of penis after penile prosthesis, recording measurements helps to guarantee results when patients is aware of and prepared for the outcomes of the surgery.
Dr. Eid advises patients on precautions they should take before penile implant surgery. The night before your surgery you must start to fast at midnight. Dr. Eid recommends to always follow the direction of your doctor, and to discuss any medications that you are prescribed and any flu-like symptoms that you experience before the procedure.
As you will need to recover after penile implant surgery, Dr. Eid prepares family or caregivers for what to expect the day of the surgery. For those patients that are from out of town, he recommends making overnight accommodations.
J. Francois Eid, MD is a board-certified urologist focused on the treatment of advanced erectile dysfunction, specializing in penile implant surgery. One of New York's leading penile prosthesis surgeons, Dr. Eid is a graduate of Brown University and Cornell University. Currently, Dr. Eid is the director of Advanced Urological Care in NYC. As a urologist, Dr. Eid also treats urinary incontinence after prostate cancer.