Signs and Symptoms of Low Testosterone
- Weight gain
- Loss of mental clarity and difficulty concentrating
- Loss of libido
- Depression, irritability, or anxiety
- Loss of muscle mass
- Increased hair loss
We offer treatment for low testosterone in Akron. Low testosterone is a medical condition where the male testes produce little to no testosterone. Increasing testosterone can improve sex drive and sexual sensation, reduce fat mass, and increase lean body mass. It can also reduce the risks of developing a number of health conditions.
A decrease in testosterone levels is to be expected as men age. Other factors can also contribute to low T, including chronic health issues such as diabetes or obesity, medications such as corticosteroids or trauma. Our comprehensive health assessment tests for low testosterone levels as well as a multitude of other related issues and can be treated with customized, testosterone replacement therapy treatment plans.
Diagnosing Low Testosterone
A low testosterone consultation involves a discussion with one of our health professionals regarding the signs and symptoms you are currently experiencing. Your complete medical history will be evaluated, and questions will be asked about various lifestyle factors. You will also be asked to take lab tests to measure your testosterone levels.
After the cause of your low testosterone has been determined, your healthcare professional will recommend a course of treatment. In many cases, the best treatment option will be one of our three testosterone replacement therapies.
What is Testosterone? Why is it important?
Testosterone helps with:
Step 1: Book a discovery call with you patient advocate
Book a convenient time to speak with one of our patient advocates. They’ll let you know if testosterone treatment is right for you, and will answer any questions you might have.
Step 2: Receive your at home blood test
We will send you a full hormone profile blood test that you can do from the convenience from your home. Just mail it back with the self addressed stamped envelope and we will call you when the results are in.
Step 3: Review the results of your blood work with the physician
When you blood work is completed we will book a consultation with the physician to review your hormone levels and order your testosterone and supporting supplementation