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Conditions We Treat: Erectile Dysfunction

Erectile dysfunction refers to the inability to obtain or maintain an erection that is firm enough or lasts long enough to have satisfactory sexual intercourse. Also known as impotence, erectile dysfunction affects almost all men at one time or another in their lives.

Erectile Dysfunction: What You Need to Know

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Patient Resources

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Why choose Johns Hopkins for treatment of erectile dysfunction?


Our Physicians


Rely on the expertise of our physicians to help manage erectile dysfunction.


Adult Urology Nurse Practitioner

Kristen Burns Farling, DNP, MS, CUNP



Our Patient Education


Learn more about erectile dysfunction and the link between sexual health and chronic conditions, like heart disease and diabetes.


Our Research


For some men, low testosterone causes erectile dysfunction. These men are often treated with testosterone replacement therapy — but at what cost?



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Pediatric Urology: 410-955-6108


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