Erectile Dysfunction Specialist

Improving Your Health

Robert Rubin, MD

Functional Medicine located in Naples, FL & Tampa, FL

Robert Rubin, MD, specializes in erectile dysfunction treatments at Improving Your Health, with offices located in both Naples and Tampa, Florida. Erectile dysfunction is the inability to get and maintain an erection that is firm enough to participate in sexual intercourse. Through treatments such as PRP therapy, BHRT, and shockwave therapy, Dr. Rubin successfully improves the lives of his patients. To inquire about the variety of erectile dysfunction treatments offered at Improving Your Health, call the office or use the online booking tool today.

Erectile Dysfunction Q & A

What is erectile dysfunction?

Erectile dysfunction (ED) is the inability to get and maintain an erection firm enough to participate in sexual intercourse. Negative side-effects of erectile dysfunction include:

  • Decreased sex drive
  • Decreased self-esteem
  • Stress
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Complications developing romantic relationships 
  • Inability to get a partner pregnant.  

The condition becomes more common as men age. The Massachusetts Male Aging Study found that an estimated 50% of men aged 40-70 experience erectile dysfunction. However, researchers believe that the actual number may be even higher than reported due to the stigma surrounding ED.  

What causes erectile dysfunction?

A variety of health conditions cause Erectile dysfunction. Common causes of erectile dysfunction include:

  • Aging
  • Tobacco use
  • Medications
  • Obesity 
  • Injuries
  • Anxiety and depression
  • Scar tissue around the penis
  • Alcohol use
  • Hormone imbalance
  • Sleep disorders

Some more serious underlying causes of erectile dysfunction include:

  • Diabetes
  • Parkinson’s Disease
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Enlarged prostate
  • High cholesterol or blood pressure
  • Metabolic syndrome

Functional medicine enables Dr. Rubin to locate the underlying cause of your erectile dysfunction. He aims to treat the root cause of the condition and not only the symptoms. Dr. Rubin ensures that all of his clients experience long-term success.

What can I expect in an erectile dysfunction consultation?

Dr. Rubin ensures that all of his clients feel comfortable and safe when they visit his offices and consult him regarding their erectile dysfunction. He examines his patients in-depth by administering blood tests and asking questions regarding personal and family medical history, lifestyle choices, and quality of life changes.

Dr. Rubin aims to provide every client with an individualized treatment plan designed to fit their own erectile dysfunction needs. He understands that every patient is unique in their health journey. 

What are some treatments for erectile dysfunction?

Dr. Rubin offers a variety of treatments at Improving Your Health to assist all of his clients experiencing persistent difficulties with erectile dysfunction. These treatments include:

  • Shockwave therapy
  • PRP therapy
  • BHRT
  • Functional medicine
  • Weight loss
  • Amino acid supplement powder
  • Rapid dissolve tablets to increase blood flow

To inquire about the variety of erectile dysfunction treatments offered at Improving Your Health, call the office or book online today.