Sexual Dysfunction

Sexual dysfunction covers many issues that affect your ability to enjoy a healthy sex life, including:
  • Low sexual desire
  • Difficulty being sexually aroused
  • Inability to achieve orgasm
  • Pain during sexual intercourse

Sexual Dysfunction Causes

  • Life changes:
    • Pregnancy
    • Menopause
  • Alcohol or drug abuse
  • Physical and medical conditions:
    • Obesity
    • Hypertension
    • Diabetes
    • High cholesterol 
    • Aging
    • Pelvic pain
    • Endocrine dysfunction
  • Antidepressants
  • Relationship conflicts
  • Psychological factors:
    • Depression
    • Stress
    • Anxiety
    • Poor self-image or low self-esteem
    • Sexual abuse history

Treating Sexual Dysfunction 



At Houston Methodist, we specialize in restorative pelvic medicine at our convenient treatment locations:

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