Shockwave Therapy for Rejuvenation of Penile Tissue
Shockwave therapy is a non-invasive rejuvenation treatment for penile tissue available at Regenerate Men’s Health Medical Clinic. By administering low-intensity shockwaves to the penis, it can stimulate the creation of new blood vessels while potentially breaking down plaque accumulation in existing vessels. It helps improve penile health and erectile performance. Book an appointment with one of our board-certified specialists, Alexander Isazade, MD. Contact us for more information. We serve patients from Walnut Creek, CA and surrounding areas.
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Does penile shockwave therapy work?
What is the success rate of shockwave therapy for penile tissue rejuvenation?
How long will it typically take for shockwave therapy to work?
How do you strengthen penile tissue?
Penile shockwave therapy is a painless and non-invasive treatment method aimed at enhancing erectile response, sensation, as well as breaking up penile plaques. It can also help with improving the response to oral medications for erectile dysfunction (ED).
Shockwaves are characterized as sudden pressure changes produced by objects moving faster than the speed of sound. While shockwave therapy has been predominantly used in urology to treat kidney stones and in cardiology to revitalize ischemic cardiac tissue, recent discoveries have revealed its positive effects on penile tissues when applied at lower power, frequency, and pulse rate. These lower-intensity shockwaves have been found to enhance blood flow and stimulate vasculogenesis, thereby improving erectile dysfunction.
Penile shockwave therapy utilizes a small handheld device in order to deliver pulsatile shockwaves and pressure forces directly to the penile tissue. This therapy is generally painless, requires no downtime, and has no reported adverse events. Some studies have indicated that results can be experienced within weeks.
Numerous clinical trials and studies have demonstrated the effectiveness of penile shockwave therapy in improving erectile function. Approximately 60% of men undergoing this therapy have achieved successful results, with improved erectile response lasting for more than 12 months and sometimes even longer.
The primary focus of shockwave therapy is to improve penile blood flow, promote vascular growth and renewal, enhance nerve function, and break down fibrotic tissue within the penis, ultimately leading to improved erectile function.
One of the prominent benefits supporting the use of shockwave therapy for treating erectile dysfunction is based on the therapeutic effects of shockwaves in inducing angiogenesis, which is the formation of new blood vessels.
The mechanical vibration generated by shockwaves when in contact with specific cells can stimulate cell proliferation. By utilizing shockwave therapy, these beneficial effects are harnessed to stimulate the rejuvenation and regeneration of penile tissue. This process involves enhancing blood flow, promoting the growth of new blood vessels, improving nerve function, and breaking down fibrotic tissue. These combined effects contribute to the overall success of shockwave therapy in improving erectile function.
The duration of shockwave therapy sessions typically ranges from around 15 to 30 minutes. To achieve optimal outcomes, patients usually undergo 1 to 2 treatments per week for approximately 6 to 8 weeks. It’s important to note that while there is no universally published or standardized shockwave therapy protocol, this timeframe is commonly followed as a general guideline.
The longevity of results can extend over several years. However, the effectiveness of the therapy can be influenced by the underlying cause of erectile dysfunction (ED) as well as the overall health and presence of comorbidities in the patient. Individuals with mild to moderate ED and fewer medical conditions tend to experience more favorable and enduring outcomes.
Making simple lifestyle changes can contribute to strengthening penile tissue naturally. Regular exercise promotes cardiovascular health and improved blood circulation, supporting penile tissue health.
A healthy diet rich in fruits, vegetables, whole grains, lean proteins, and healthy fats provides essential nutrients for overall well-being and optimal blood flow to the penis.
Maintaining a healthy weight is important as excess body fat can negatively impact circulation and erectile function. Managing stress through relaxation techniques and engaging in hobbies can reduce its detrimental effects on sexual health. Prioritizing quality sleep supports hormone regulation and overall sexual function.
Shockwave therapy is a highly effective option to strengthen penile tissue when natural solutions are not enough. This non-invasive therapy uses low-intensity shockwaves to stimulate blood vessel growth, improve blood flow, and enhance the overall health of penile tissue. By promoting angiogenesis and tissue regeneration, shockwave therapy can help improve erectile function and strengthen penile tissue. It is worth discussing with your healthcare provider to determine if shockwave therapy is suitable for your specific needs.
The primary focus of shockwave therapy is to improve penile blood flow, promote vascular growth and renewal, enhance nerve function, and break down fibrotic tissue within the penis, ultimately leading to improved erectile function. Shockwave therapy for rejuvenation of penile tissue is available at Regenerate Men’s Health Medical Clinic. For more information, contact us or schedule an appointment online. We serve patients from Walnut Creek CA, Concord CA, Pleasant Hill CA, Alamo CA, Danville CA, Lafayette CA, Orinda CA, and surrounding areas.
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