It is the inability to sustain sexual intercourse for more than 60 seconds prior to ejaculation. About 30 percent of men suffer from this condition. If premature ejactulation is affecting your quality of life, Dr. Khan can help you understand the cause of your condition and recommend an effective treatment.
After reviewing your history and your medical records, Dr. Khan may conduct a basic examination to determine which factors play a role in your condition.
Dr. Khan provides three primary treatments for premature ejaculation:
Dr. Khan will help you determine which treatment or combination of treatments is best for your needs.
The causes can be:
Biological: Systemic diseases like hyperthyroidism, can lead to premature ejaculation.
Neurobiological: Brain chemistry can result in rapid ejaculation. In particular, irregularities with the neurotransmitter serotonin.
Genetic: Some patient’s bodies may simply be more sensitive to sexual stimulation.
There are also potential psychological causes for premature ejaculation. Relationship issues, depression, anxiety, or low self-esteem can interfere with your sexual performance.