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How Are Hormone Pellets Inserted?

November 22, 2021

Low testosterone in women is more common than many people realize, so unless you’re familiar with the symptoms you might not be aware that you could be suffering from it. There are several key symptoms that can indicate low testosterone levels in women. In addition to decreased libido, low testosterone can also manifest as decreased energy, vaginal dryness, and low […]

How Long Does it Take for Testosterone Pellets to Work?

October 29, 2021

If you have been diagnosed with a hormone imbalance such as low testosterone or estrogen, chances are you are already familiar with bioidentical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT) as a treatment option. Unlike other forms of hormone replacement therapy (HRT) that utilize synthetic hormones, bioidentical hormones are plant-derived and are chemically identical to the ones naturally produced in the human body. […]

Why Would Women Need Testosterone Replacement Therapy?

October 18, 2021

Testosterone is and androgen hormone and is the dominant sex hormone in males, which means that it plays a critical role in the development of male reproductive and sexual characteristics. However, just because testosterone is considered a “male hormone” doesn’t mean that it isn’t also found in women. In fact, the presence of a small amount of testosterone is absolutely […]

Signs That You Need To See a Hormone Specialist for Sexual Dysfunction

September 10, 2021

Sexual dysfunction isn’t a commonly discussed topic in women’s health and wellness, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t a common issue. In fact, many women will deal with sexual dysfunction at some point in their life – so how and why does it happen? Sexual dysfunction refers to any consistent problems you may have with sexual desire/arousal, reaching climax, or […]

What is Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy?

August 20, 2021

If you are interested in hormone replacement therapy, you might notice that some options, like SottoPelle, are referred to as “bioidentical hormone replacement therapy” (BHRT). This is different from traditional hormone replacement therapy (HRT) like pills, creams and injections. What’s the difference between BHRT and HRT? So, what sets BHRT apart from traditional HRT? BHRT and traditional HRT utilize different […]

Is Austin Urogynecology The Most Trustworthy Hormone Treatment Provider in Austin? You Be The Judge!

July 23, 2021

When it comes to providers of testosterone pellets in Austin, patients have a lot of options. We won’t name names, but there are now quite a few “wellness clinics” and med spas offering hormone replacement therapy (HRT) in addition to other popular treatments and procedures. We’ve explained before that you shouldn’t trust just anyone with managing your hormones, but what […]

What To Expect From SottoPelle Testosterone Replacement Therapy

July 12, 2021

During your initial consultation, you will meet our providers and we’ll determine if you are a good candidate for SottoPelle testosterone replacement therapy. If you are, you will receive lab orders to check your hormone levels. In this blog we will answer some common questions about what to expect before and after your testosterone pellets procedure.   What To Expect […]

Do Hormone Pellets Help You Lose Weight?

June 18, 2021

You can think of hormones as the body’s messengers: they travel through the bloodstream and tell your cells what to do. Hormones control all of your bodily functions and directly affect things like energy levels and sleep, libido and sexual function, metabolism, muscle growth, immune system, organ function, and even your mood. Different hormones are produced by glands in various […]

What Can I Do About Vaginal Looseness?

June 11, 2021

Vaginal looseness (or vaginal laxity) is a condition that can create a lot of stress in women’s lives. Women who are sexually active and experiencing vaginal looseness may feel self-conscious during sex, which can lead to performance anxiety and seriously affect their confidence. Vaginal looseness is usually a result of natural causes, like vaginal birth and aging. If you find […]

Don’t Trust Just Anyone With Managing Your Hormones

May 14, 2021

If you are considering hormone replacement therapy (HRT), it’s important to go to a provider you can trust. Hormones have a major impact on our overall health and keep our bodies functioning properly. For HRT to be effective, hormones must be administered using very precise dosage. While you might be able to find medical spas or similar clinics that offer […]

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