112015Nov
Opening of our new medical practice

Opening of our new medical practice

We are delighted to announce the opening of our new medical practice in Vienna, growing our network to five practices across Europe and Middle East. The vision of IA is to set up centres of excellence that would educate the public about male sexual and reproductive health, apply and promote the latest medical treatments and…

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312015Aug
Dr. Evangelos Zacharakis, surgeon urologist-andrologist, joins International Andrology London

Dr. Evangelos Zacharakis, surgeon urologist-andrologist, joins International Andrology London

We are delighted to announce, that one of the leading uroandrologists, Dr. Evangelos Zacharakis is joining our London practice. http://london-andrology.co.uk/doctors/dr-evangelos-zacharakis/ Dr. Evangelos Zacharakis is Consultant Urological Surgeon at Guys Hospital, King’s College London specializing in Genitourethral Reconstructive Surgery and Andrology and he is offering private practice services through International Andrology London. The andrology NHS practice…

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222015Jul
Peyronie’s Disease: Correlation with Low Testosterone?

Peyronie’s Disease: Correlation with Low Testosterone?

New study tries to link Peyronie’s disease with low testosterone As we have extensively discussed in the Peyronie’s disease (PD) section (link), PD is a wound-scar of the connective tissue of the tunica albuginea of the penis, i.e. the tissue which covers the penis erection mechanism. This wound-scar is caused by the growth of a…

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42015Jul
The four types of premature ejaculation. Aetiology and treatment under discussion.

The four types of premature ejaculation. Aetiology and treatment under discussion.

Pemature ejaculation is probably the most controversial disease in the practice of Andrology. Premature ejaculation (PE) is the most common male sexual disorder, estimated to affect 30% of men and regardless of their age. “The actual percentage though may vary from study to study because of different evaluation modalities and a lack of a consensus…

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42015Jul
Xiaflex treatment for Peyronie’s disease available now in Europe

Xiaflex treatment for Peyronie’s disease available now in Europe

Sobi receives European marketing approval for Xiapex to treat peyronie’s disease BioSpecifics Technologies Corp, a biopharmaceutical company developing first in class collagenase-based products marketed as Xiaflex (collagenase clostridium histolyticum or CCH) in the US and Xiapex in the EU, announced that Swedish Orphan Biovitrum AB (Sobi) has received approval from the EU Commission to market…

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22015Jul
Male fertility – New study confirms that BPA exposure disrupts spermatogenesis

Male fertility – New study confirms that BPA exposure disrupts spermatogenesis

During the last decades, infertility and reproductive abnormalities have evolved to major issues globally. Hundreds of couples worldwide have faced serious difficulties in conceiving naturally due to a number of fertility problems affecting both sexes. It is well known that the percentage of couples conceiving through IVF (in vitro fertilization) is steadily rising. In fact,…

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142015Jun
Uncommon erectile dysfunction treatments – How is sunbathing related to a healthy erection?

Uncommon erectile dysfunction treatments – How is sunbathing related to a healthy erection?

Have you ever wondered why the sun has been worshipped and glorified by many ancient cultures for so long? Among the civilizations who worshipped the Sun were Greeks, Egyptians, Aztecs, the Native Americans and Chinese. Moreover the Greek word expressing the exposure of the skin to sunlight, namely sunbathing is ηλιοθεραπεία (ήλιος=sun, θεραπεία=therapy), meaning that…

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62015Jun
Penile size, does it really matter? Penis enlargement cost and operation facts

Penile size, does it really matter? Penis enlargement cost and operation facts

Penis enlargement cost and other key facts There is no man who hasn’t, at least once, felt the desire of having a bigger penis. The size-matter begins from an early age, more often at teenage hood, and continues to be discussed and problematize men throughout their lives. The matter includes all these questions such as,…

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42015Jun
New study further confirms the connection between metabolic syndrome and erectile dysfunction

New study further confirms the connection between metabolic syndrome and erectile dysfunction

Metabolic syndrome and erectile dysfunction The prevalence of the metabolic syndrome (MetS) exhibits a noticeable increase worldwide during the last years.  The MetS or syndrome X is a complex of interrelated risk factors including obesity, glucose intolerance, dyslipidemia (dyslipidemia is a general disorder of lipid metabolic balance involving disorders of cholesterol, triglycerides and HDL), and…

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