About Penile Doppler Ultrasound
Penile Doppler ultrasound testing is a useful tool for men experiencing erectile dysfunction (ED) and Peyronie’s Disease. This test is used to measure the blood flow in and out of the penis. This can give our experts a better understanding of the structure and function of the penis, in both the erect and non-erect state.
For Erectile Dysfunction (ED)
Penile Doppler’s can determine if your symptoms of ED are being caused from a blood inflow problem, blood outflow problem, or both.
For Peyronie’s Disease
Penile Doppler’s can help our experts assess the plaque and scar tissue in the penis. Using this test will help us determine which treatment method will work best for each candidate.
How is the test performed?
Medication that vasodilates the penile arteries must be injected into the penis prior to the ultrasound. This is the only part of the test that may cause discomfort. After the injection you will proceed with the ultrasound, and the results will