Every woman that reaches the age when she has her period begins going to the gynecologist sooner or later. But what about men? Do they have any special doctor that takes care of their genital and reproductive health?
They do, many of them are just not aware of it, though. No wonder erectile diseases are considered a social stigma: men don’t look for a medical support even when they have the chance and the need for it. Urologists have a specialized knowledge and skill regarding problems of the male and female urinary tract and the male reproductive organs. Because of the variety of clinical problems encountered, other knowledge of internal medicine, pediatrics, gynecology, and other specialties is required of the urologist.
The word Andrology comes from the Greek language, from the genitive andros which means belonging to the “man” and logos, … read more