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Andropause – Hormone Replacement Therapy for Men

Androgen Insufficiency (Low Testosterone and DHEA)

  • Male menopause or “MANopause”

  • 20% of males over 50 have low testosterone

  • Common in men with diabetes, high BP, sleep apnea & other chronic disease

  • Linked to early heart disease

  • Underdiagnosed

  • Men age 30-70 will lose 1-3% production per year

Testosterone and DHEA are released from the testes or ovaries and the adrenal glands. Both hormones help to regulate the sexual response, define muscle mass and are important in brain function, breast and cardiovascular system in both MEN and women.

Symptoms of low Testosterone or DHEA are: Decreased libido, depression, osteoporosis, BPH, Prostatitis, increased aging, Andropause in men, memory loss, increase in coronary artery disease risk and Myocardial infarction risk.

Hormone replacement, herbal and nutritional supportive therapies may be just what you need to feel like you did when you were in your 20’s!

Andropause – Male Hormone Replacement Therapy

With pellet therapy, you get an individualized solution to your hormonal shifts. The treatment is specifically tailored to your body’s unique needs. By starting with a blood test to measure your unique hormone levels, Dr. Kovalik creates a custom pellet with the exact balance of hormones that you need. The hormones we use come from natural plant sources, which closely mimic the hormones your body makes. Then in a comfortable procedure, we insert the pellet under your skin where it gradually and steadily releases hormones to get you back to the right levels for you.

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