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 Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy in Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy- Available as Duolith Ultra Focus SD 1


 Each client meets with our consultant Physician, Dr. John Aquino, to discuss the therapy, and assess suitability.



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Note: Once you have read this, CLICK HERE to Read about how to book a Consultation Regarding Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy.  Or, you can enter our OMH Program for a comprehensive assessment of your Erectile Dysfunction with Wellness Counselling. 


***Watch Our Video with Dr. Aquino Introducing Shock Wave Therapy as a New Treatment for Erectile Dysfunction.  Click Here!


***For Pricing Click Here (Reduced for 2017 to make therapy more accessible)



For Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy, Ontario Men's Health guarantees the most personalized care.  Our physician, Dr. John Aquino, asesses each client carefully, and answers all questions. There will be no pressure. We believe this is about your health, not about sales. If the doctor feels other treatments are better for you, he will say so without question.  
Dr. Aquino has much experience with applying the treatments effectively, and our technicians are trained and work under his guidance. Where suitable, under the guidance of our physician, we enhance the usual protocol of energy applied.


July 2017: Study shows Shock Wave improves ED symptoms and blood flow studies. Click Here

November 2017:  Article

2017: Here is a recent summary of studies showing effectiveness of ShockWave (Acoustic wave). Click Here

Update 2016: Our experience  is similar to the reported data, with the majority of men reporting improvement after the therapy. The degree of improvement varies, so we ask men to set expectations. We have treated men from severe to milder ED.

UPdate 2: Newer data indicates that of men who don't respond well to a first treatment protocol with Shock Wave, 33% of them responded to a second series of treatments. We understand this is a leap of faith. If requested, we offer a second series, or customized series, within a year, at a discounted rate. See PRICING options above.

Update 3: A newer study indicates that Shock Wave, if administered early enough after prostate removal surgery, can help minimize ED. We have seen postive results as well.

With an aging population, Canada, including Toronto, is seeing more and more men identifying erectile dysfunction as a more prominent health concern. People are living longer and healthier, so intimacy is desired even further into the life cycle than in previous generations.  Men in Toronto have been utilizing shock wave therapy for years for various medical ailments.  How do Shock wave therapy and erectile dysfunction relate to each other?

Extracorporeal Shock Wave Therapy (ESWT) has been used medically to promote healing of bones, and other orthopedic strains.  Shock Wave Therapy has also been used to treat kidney stones.  At low intensity, Shock Wave Therapy can promote the generation of new blood vessels.  This Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy (LISWT) has been used to treat heart conditions, chronic wounds, and peripheral nerve problems, because of this property.  


The idea that Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy could help treat Erectile Dysfunction (ED) came from this idea of promoting the growth of new blood vessels in the penis.  The logic being, that the subsequent improvement of blood flow to the erectile tissues from shock wave therapy should improve erection quality.   Studies have shown that this theory as it pertains to Erectile Dysfunction and Shock Wave Therapy is true.


Men with erectile dysfunction who underwent a series of treatments with Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy significantly improved their erections and their ability to have intercourse.  And the blood flow measurements in the penis were much improved as well.  Shock wave therapy is more effective in men who have a Vascular cause for Erectile Dsyfunction as opposed to Neurogenic Erectile Dysfunction (prostate surgery etc.).  Vascular causes of ED are often high blood pressure, diabetes, vascular disease, high cholesterol, or just lazy dysfunctional vessels.  Vascular and Neurogenic ED often co-exist though. 


When used to treat Erectile Dysfunction, Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy has been referred to as Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy 

( EDSWT ).


With the Duolith Ultra Focus SD1 device, shock waves can be delivered at varying depths and intensity.  These waves trigger the body's natural repair mechanism.  This leads to the generation of a new blood supply. A very exciting new way to treat erectile dysfunction.


Shock wave therapy as a treatment for Erectile Dysfunction is approved in over 20 countries worldwide, including Canada. The European Association of Urology has listed shock wave therapy as a first line therapy for ED.  We are very excited to be able to bring this treatment to men in Toronto and other parts of Ontario.

From the Journal Therapeutic Advances in Urology:

 "LI-ESWT is a revolutionary treatment of ED, and probably possesses unprecedented qualities that can rehabilitate erectile tissue. The clinical improvement in subjective erectile function together with the significant improvement in penile hemodynamics following LI-ESWT confirm that LI-ESWT has unique properties that may create a new standard of care for men with ED. LI-ESWT is both feasible and tolerable and without any adverse or unwanted effects. Its main advantage is its ability to improve and potentially restore erectile function in men with ED without additional pharmacotherapy.”
 (Gruenwald et al, Therapeutic  Advances in  Urology . 2013 Apr; 5(2): 95–99. )


Shock Wave Therapy can also be used to treat Peyronie's Disease, and Chronic Pelvic Pain relating to Prostatitis.

Studies have shown that as up to 80% of men improve their erectile function and quality of life with Shock Wave therapy using the Duolith SD 1 device.
For some men with Erectile Dysfunction who had not responded to medications such as sildenafil (Viagra), tadalafil (Cialis), or vardenafil (Levitra), after Shock Wave Therapy   ( EDSWT ), their Erectile Dysfunction did respond favourably to these treatments.  
For other men, after Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy, they didn’t require medication to perform anymore.  In the initial studies, men who’s Erectile Dysfunction had responded to Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave therapy ( EDSWT ), still reported erections sufficient for intercourse even after 2 years.
Men with Erectile Dysfunction caused by vascular disease or diabetes, will especially find Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy to be a novel and effective treatment.
And men in Toronto will be glad to know that Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction is a painless and non-invasive treamtent for ED.
Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy  for ED has been previously available in Toronto as Medispec ED 1000, and in 2015 is now available as Duolith SD 1 Ultra Focus.   This exciting new technology offers the same great benefits, with a shorter and less frequent treatment protocol than with previous shock wave machines.   The Duolith SD Ultra Focus device delivers low intensity shock wave, and Toronto men of all ages suffering from Erectile Dysfunction now have access to this exciting new treatment.
At Ontario Men’s Health Clinic in Toronto, we can evaluate ED, and make suggestions for therapy.  If a man is interested in Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy as a treatment for erectile dysfunction, we are happy to consult with him at our clinic, to discuss this.  There is no fee to come in to discuss this treatment option.
Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy ( EDSWT or LISWT ) has been described as a “revolutionary” new treatment for Erectile Dysfunction ( ED ), as it has the potential to improve the problem in a lasting manner.
Low Intensity Shock Wave therapy for Erectile Dysfunction is currently not a covered benefit under OHIP in Ontario, or in other jurisdictions in Canada. Still, many men in Toronto and all over the world, are seeing that Low Intensity Shock Wave Therapy for ED is a valuable investment in their health and personal well being.
Call our Toronto Clinic today, to discuss Erectile Dysfunction Shock Wave Therapy and other treatments for ED.  You are welcome to book a consultation with our medical consultant (OHIP covered) to discuss your Erectile Dysfunction treatment options.
Thanks for reading.

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WATCH VIDEO with Dr. John Aquino Introducing Shock Wave Therapy for Erectile Dysfunction. Click Here!


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