Testosterone is a hormone made in the testicles that helps to maintain
sperm production, overall sexual function, muscle mass and strength, and
bone strength. Urologists at Alaska Medical Specialties utilize state-of-the-art
therapies to help maintain or re-attain healthy testosterone levels.
Symptoms of “low T” can include decreased energy, sex drive
and / or strength; moodiness or depression; weak erections; and either
drowsiness or poor sleep quality. One popular misconception is that only
older men experience low testosterone, but it can affect men at any age
for a variety of reasons, including injury to the testicles and obesity.
The first step is to accurately diagnose the condition.
We have a number of tests to diagnose testosterone levels and several methods
for treatment, the primary being medicinal.