MTP 81: Addressing Erectile Dysfunction Following Prostatectomy

Dr. Paul PeritoMeet the Penis

In this episode, Dr. Perito answers a viewer question about addressing erectile dysfunction and other complications following the removal of the prostate.

While the recovery period following a prostatectomy can pose difficulties, many men are unaware of other complications, including the retraction of the penis into the abdomen and the inevitable loss of penile length due to the tying of the urethra to accommodate the absence of the gland itself.