MEN’S HEALTH

PENILE IMPLANT IN BOCA RATON, FL

OVER 30 YEARS OF EXPERIENCE HELPING THOUSANDS OF MEN REGAIN THEIR SEX LIFE

Are you near Palm Beach County and tired of erectile dysfunction treatments that just don’t work? Put the spontaneity back into your love life with a penile implant. Talk to board-certified urologist and men’s health specialist David Schwartzwald, MD, about getting your sex life back after ED. Dr. Schwartzwald performs several penile implant surgeries each year. Call (561) 939-0700 to schedule a visit at our urology clinic in Boca Raton, FL, or request an appointment online using our secure form.

While there are many ways to manage erectile dysfunction, there is only one cure. Around since the 1970s, penile implant surgery is the surgical implantation of a penile prosthesis that will allow a man to get an erection. Since then, however, medical technology has advanced significantly.

IS A PENILE IMPLANT RIGHT FOR YOU?

A penile implant is a device that is placed into a man’s body and is designed to help him get an erection.  This device is prescribed by a physician for men who are suffering from impotence.

REASONS TO CONSIDER A PENILE IMPLANT:

  • Patient satisfaction rates: 93.8% of patients were moderately or completely satisfied with their penile implant choice, far outpacing satisfaction levels for Viagra (51.6%) or injection therapy (40.9%).1
  • A Discrete Solution: Designed to emulate the look and performance of a natural erection
  • Minimal Recovery Time: Following the routine outpatient procedure, a four to six-week recovery period is necessary before the implant is used.
  • Insurance Coverage: Most insurance, including Medicare, cover the implant.

THERE ARE TWO BASIC TYPES OF PENILE IMPLANTS THAT COLOPLAST OFFERS:

THE TITAN TOUCH® INFLATABLE PENILE IMPLANT & THE GENESIS™ FLEXIBLE ROD PENILE IMPLANT

Both types of implants enable men with erectile dysfunction to have a satisfactory erection for sexual intercourse and to experience the joys of sex again. You should be able to have an orgasm with a penile implant if you were able to have one before your surgery, unless you have another medical problem that affects it. Consult your physician about this. The primary difference between the two implant types is that flexible rod implants (the Genesis) produce a permanently firm penis, while the inflatable implants (the Titan) produce a controlled, more natural erection.

THE TITAN TOUCH INFLATABLE PENILE IMPLANT OFFERS A DEPENDABLE METHOD OF RESTORING SEXUAL FUNCTION.

  • It is the result of advanced engineering and medical research designed with your needs in mind
  • It offers hope to many men with E.D.
  • It provides an option where other treatments are not appropriate or have failed

TITAN TOUCH UNIQUE FEATURES

  • Mechanical reliability rates: Recent studies show the Coloplast Alpha 1 and Titan to have mechanical reliability rates of 97.5% after five years on first time implants.2
  • Concealable: When implanted, the Coloplast Titan penile implant is not visibly noticeable. The penis appears relaxed and normal in the flaccid state, and it is not obvious by looking at a man that he has an implant.
  • Lifetime replacement policy: Coloplast provides a lifetime replacement policy with all of its penile implants. Coloplast will replace the inflatable implant, or any component, for any reason during the lifetime of the patient.

TITAN TOUCH INFLATE/DEFLATE ANIMATION

Frequently Asked Questions

Each penile implant is custom fitted to your anatomy. Discuss this in greater detail with your physician.

No. In order to place the implant in the body, the corpora containing the spongy tissue is removed to make room for the cylinders. If you are still able to have erections on your own, which are satisfactory for intercourse, you should consider very carefully whether or not an implant is the right fix for you. However, if you cannot have erections or if they are not satisfactory for intercourse, then an implant will be able to provide you with a more “instant” erection when compared to pills, or vacuum devices.

Each individual is different and therefore their recovery will be different as well. Typical recovery is between 4-6 weeks. Your physician will determine what you can and cannot do during this time. It is important to follow the recommendations that your physician gives to you to ensure the best outcome.

A penile implant is prescribed by your physician. Most insurance, including Medicare, cover the implant. Check with your physician’s office to determine your actual cost.

Both implants provide you with the capability of having an erection satisfactory for intercourse. The main difference is that the Genesis penile implant is a malleable implant consisting of 2 rods that are placed in the penis. There are no further parts to this implant. To have an erection, you only need to hold the penis and move it into the desired position. When you are finished you return the penis to the previous position. With the Titan Touch penile implant, you inflate the cylinders by pressing the pump bulb in the scrotum. You can control the firmness by pumping until you are satisfied with the erection. The best thing is to discuss each implant with your physician to make sure that you are getting the implant that is appropriate for you.

Penile implants are surgical solutions requiring a healing period that have risks associated with surgery such as pain, anesthesia reactions, repeat surgery due to infections, or mechanical problems with the device. The implant eliminates the possibility of a natural erection. Considerations in choosing a penile implant may include your medical condition, lifestyle, personal preference and cost.

This treatment is prescribed by your physician. Although many patients benefit from the use of this device, results may vary. Discuss the treatment options with your physician to understand the risks and benefits of the various options to determine if a penile implant is right for you.

Since the implant is completely placed inside your body, no one will see the implant. In fact, no one will know unless you tell them.

You should be able to have an orgasm with a penile implant if you were able to have one before your procedure. Consult your physician about your expected outcome.

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