October 18, 2018

Peyronies disease and penis extenders

Ask The Doctor > Questions & Answers > Peyronies disease and penis extenders

Patient: I suffer from peyronies disease, the use of an extender to treat the situation, it’s it helpful or does it makes the matter worse? Thanks.

Doctor: Recent scientific studies demonstrate that extender devices are useful int he treatment of Peyroniie Disease. They usual ly have acceptable results, i.e.they may not improve symptoms but will at least prevent progression of the disease.You should also be aware that there are other treatment modalities available for the treatment of this condition. These include oral medications (Vitamin E, PABA), injections (Prosataglandin E1), iontophoresis as well as extracorporeal shockwave therapy. You may discuss these options with your doctor if you are dissatisfied with the results from your extender device.

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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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