At Falcon Health Center, we work hard to provide comfortable and confidential care for our male patients. We are able to assist in a variety of topics ranging from STI infections to heart risk reduction.
If you have any questions or concerns about medically sensitive information, please discuss these issues with your provider at the time you receive services.
It is important for you to confront these issues so as not to prevent you from receiving the treatment that you need. As with all medical records, men’s health records are confidential.
- Testicular Cancer Screening
- STI screening
- Heart disease risk reduction
MEN’S HEALTH TOPICS
Urinary Tract Infection in Men: a UTI is a bacterial infection that may affect the kidneys, bladder, ureters, and urethra.
|Symptoms:||urinating more often than normal, painful or burning urination, leaking urine, pressure in your lower abdomen.|
|Treatment:||specific antibiotics for a Urinary Tract Infection can be administered and improve the frequency of which you feel the need to urinate, and can also lessen the pain of urinating.|
Erectile Dysfunction: Erectile dysfunction is characterized by not being able to get and keep an erection long enough to engage in sexual intercourse. It is common for there to be a psychological component to erectile dysfunction.
|Symptoms:||problems getting an erection, keeping an erection, and reduced sexual desire.|
|Treatment:||There are many medicinal and psychological options for treating erectile dysfunction. The degree to which you are affected will determine which type of medication a health care provider may suggest.|
Premature Ejaculation: Premature ejaculation is when a man consistently ejaculates before he and his partner would like. Occasional instances of this are not reason for concern, but regular premature ejaculations should be evaluated by a health care professional.
|Symptoms:||ejaculation that usually occurs within one minute of vaginal penetration, being unable to delay ejaculation, consistently having feelings of depression, stress, and inadequacy causing you to avoid sexual activity.|
|Treatment:||Like erectile dysfunction, premature ejaculation often has a psychological component that improves performance when addressed. Certain medications and techniques can also be helpful in improving performance.|
Testicular Self-Exams: A testicular exam is done to examine the appearance and feel of the testicles. When done regularly, they can be used to find abnormalities and identify potential issues.
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If you have additional questions regarding Men’s Health Services at Falcon Health Center, please contact us.
Falcon Health Center is the health center next to the Bowling Green State University (BGSU) campus.
The center serves BGSU students, faculty and staff members, as well as alumni and the community and offers walk-in urgent care, appointments with providers, whole health care, including acupuncture and chiropractic care, lab and radiology services and a full pharmacy with drive through.