Erectile dysfunction


Find erectile dysfunction facts and read our frequently asked questions about causes, symptoms and treatments.

The hard facts about erectile dysfunction

If erectile dysfunction is ruining your sex life, don’t let it get you down. The following life-changing facts will help you keep the flag flying – at full mast

FAQs on erectile dysfunction

Many men suffer from erectile dysfunction. But only 10% ever seek treatment. Here are the answers to some frequently asked questions on erectile dysfunction (ED).

What is erectile dysfunction (ED)?

Erectile dysfunction (previously called impotence) is the inability to get or maintain an erection that is sufficient to ensure satisfactory sex for both partners

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Erectile Dysfunction Expert

Dr Kenny du Toit is a urologist practicing in Rondebosch, Cape Town. He is also consultant at Tygerberg hospital, where he is a senior lecturer at Stellenbosch University. He is a member of the South African Urological Association, Colleges of Medicine South Africa and Société Internationale d’Urologie. Board registered with both the HPCSA (Health professions council of South Africa) and GMC (General medical council UK). He has a keen interest in oncology, kidney stones and erectile dysfunction.

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