Andrology at BM Hospital: Expert Care for Male Reproductive Health


Introduction to Andrology Services

At BM Hospital, located in Nanganallur, we offer specialized and comprehensive andrology services dedicated to the diagnosis, treatment, and management of male reproductive health issues. Our team of experienced andrologists and urologists utilizes advanced technology and techniques to address a wide range of conditions affecting male fertility and sexual health.

Our Andrology Services

  1. Male Infertility Evaluation and Treatment Infertility affects many couples, and male factors are responsible for about 50% of cases. At BM Hospital, we provide thorough evaluations to identify the causes of male infertility, including:

    • Semen Analysis: Assessing sperm count, motility, and morphology.
    • Hormonal Testing: Checking hormone levels that influence sperm production.
    • Genetic Testing: Identifying genetic factors that may affect fertility.
    • Testicular Biopsy: Examining testicular tissue for sperm production issues.
  2. Erectile Dysfunction (ED) Management Erectile dysfunction can significantly impact quality of life. Our approach to ED includes:

    • Pharmacological Treatments: Prescription medications such as phosphodiesterase inhibitors.
    • Penile Injections: Medications directly injected into the penis to induce an erection.
    • Vacuum Erection Devices: Mechanical devices to help achieve an erection.
    • Penile Implants: Surgical options for long-term solutions to ED.
  3. Treatment of Hormonal Disorders Hormonal imbalances can affect various aspects of male health, including libido, energy levels, and mood. We offer:

    • Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT): For men with low testosterone levels.
    • Management of Hypogonadism: Addressing conditions where the body doesn’t produce enough testosterone.
  4. Varicocele Repair Varicoceles, enlarged veins within the scrotum, can affect fertility and cause pain. Our treatments include:

    • Microsurgical Varicocelectomy: Minimally invasive surgery to remove or repair varicoceles.
    • Embolization: A non-surgical procedure to block blood flow to the varicocele.
  5. Evaluation and Treatment of Ejaculatory Disorders Ejaculatory disorders can include premature ejaculation, delayed ejaculation, and retrograde ejaculation. Our services include:

    • Behavioral Therapy: Techniques to control ejaculation.
    • Medications: To manage symptoms and improve ejaculatory function.
    • Surgical Interventions: In cases where structural issues are identified.
  6. Treatment of Peyronie’s Disease Peyronie’s disease causes abnormal curvature of the penis due to fibrous scar tissue. We offer:

    • Medical Therapy: Medications to reduce plaque formation.
    • Surgical Correction: Procedures to correct severe curvature.
  7. Sperm Retrieval Techniques For men with obstructive or non-obstructive azoospermia (absence of sperm in semen), we offer advanced sperm retrieval techniques such as:

    • Testicular Sperm Extraction (TESE)
    • Micro-TESE: Using a microscope to identify and extract sperm from the testes.
    • Percutaneous Epididymal Sperm Aspiration (PESA): Extracting sperm from the epididymis.

Why Choose BM Hospital for Andrology?

  1. Experienced Andrology Specialists Our team of andrologists is highly trained and experienced in addressing complex male reproductive health issues. They offer personalized care based on the latest research and clinical guidelines.

  2. Cutting-Edge Diagnostic and Treatment Facilities BM Hospital is equipped with advanced diagnostic tools and treatment facilities, ensuring accurate diagnosis and effective treatment of andrological conditions.

  3. Multidisciplinary Approach We collaborate closely with other specialists, including endocrinologists, psychologists, and fertility experts, to provide comprehensive care tailored to each patient’s needs.

  4. Confidential and Compassionate Care We understand the sensitive nature of male reproductive health issues and offer confidential, compassionate care in a supportive environment. Your privacy and comfort are our top priorities.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

  1. What is andrology? Andrology is a branch of medicine that focuses on male reproductive health and conditions affecting male fertility and sexual function.

  2. When should I see an andrologist? You should consider seeing an andrologist if you experience symptoms like infertility, erectile dysfunction, hormonal imbalances, or other issues related to male reproductive health.

  3. How is male infertility diagnosed? Diagnosis typically involves a semen analysis, hormonal testing, genetic testing, and sometimes a testicular biopsy to determine the cause of infertility.

  4. What treatments are available for erectile dysfunction? Treatments range from medications and penile injections to vacuum erection devices and surgical options like penile implants.

  5. Is treatment for andrological conditions covered by insurance? Coverage varies by insurance provider. It’s best to consult with your insurance company and our hospital’s billing department to understand your benefits.