Men's Health

Welcome to your home for all things related to men’s health at Mayo Clinic. Men’s health is a frequently discussed topic in the media and in popular culture. It can be a challenge to distinguish between truth and error. This page can help guide you to select evidence-based treatments and avoid the scams.

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Jan 31, 2019

Vasectomy Reversal - Overview

By Tiffany Rindels @tiffanyrindels
Dr. Landon Trost, specialist in male infertility and andrology, provides a general overview on vasectomy reversal. Vasectomy reversal is surgery to undo a vasectomy. It reconnects each tube (vas deferens) that carries sperm from a testicle into the semen. After a successful vasectomy reversal, sperm are again present in the semen [...]
Vasectomy Reversal - Overview
Jan 24, 2019

Peyronie's Disease Therapies

By Tiffany Rindels @tiffanyrindels
Landon Trost, M.D., Assistant Professor of Urology and specialist in andrology and male infertility, discusses Peyronie's Disease therapies. Peyronie's (pay-roe-NEEZ) disease is the development of fibrous scar tissue inside the penis that causes curved, painful erections. He provides an overview of each treatment with the most recent evidence-based research findings. Treatments: [...]
Peyronie's Disease Therapies
Jan 17, 2019

Penile Traction Device for Peyronie's Disease

By Tiffany Rindels @tiffanyrindels
Peyronie's (pay-roe-NEEZ) disease is the development of fibrous scar tissue inside the penis that causes curved, painful erections.  This can prevent you from having sex or might make it difficult to get or maintain an erection (erectile dysfunction). For many men, Peyronie's disease also causes stress and anxiety. [...]
Penile Traction Device for Peyronie's Disease
Jan 10, 2019

Testosterone Therapy

By Tiffany Rindels @tiffanyrindels
Urologist Dr. Landon Trost shares the latest research on testosterone therapy for older men.  For most men, testosterone peaks during adolescence and early adulthood. Then, as men get older, testosterone levels gradually fall.  If testosterone drops below a certain level, it can cause symptoms. In adult males, hypogonadism [...]
Testosterone Therapy
Jan 3, 2019

Overview of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

By Tiffany Rindels @tiffanyrindels
Dr. Tobias Kohler, urologist at Mayo, discusses an overview of benign prostatic hyperplasia. Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) — also called prostate gland enlargement — is a common condition as men get older. The overview includes diagnosis, symptoms, quality of life, and treatment options. An enlarged prostate gland can [...]
Overview of Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia (BPH)

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