At-home Testosterone Replacement Therapy (TRT) is now available in Bradenton, FL at PeakPerforMAX!
Low testosterone is common in men over the age of 40. Production of testosterone generally peaks between 25 and 30 years of age, after which testosterone levels naturally decline by1 to 2% per year.
Research has shown that TRT can significantly improve erectile function and libido. At-home TRT treatments can reduce symptoms in as little as 4 to 6 weeks.
What is Testosterone Replacement Therapy?
Testosterone is the male sex hormone responsible for maintaining sexual function and lean body mass.
TRT is an FDA-approved hormone replacement therapy for low testosterone. It works by restoring normal levels of the hormone and returning the body to normal functioning.
TRT is available in several forms:
Your PeakPerforMAX treatment specialist will help you decide which treatment is best for you.
Symptoms of Low Testosterone
Common symptoms of Low T include:
- Brain fog
- Low sex drive
- Erectile dysfunction
- Fewer spontaneous erections
- Poor sexual performance
- Depressed mood
- Difficulty concentrating
- Moodiness and irritability
- Suppressed immune system
- Reduced muscle mass and strength
- Loss of body hair
- Bone demineralization (thinning)
- Increased body fat
- Enlarged breasts (gynecomastia)
If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, contact a PeakPerforMAX specialist today to see if TRT is right for you.
Why Choose Testosterone Replacement Therapy?
Most patients seek treatment when their symptoms begin to have a negative impact on their relationships and quality of life.
A simple blood test can determine if your testosterone levels are too low. Your doctor may recommend multiple tests because hormone levels vary throughout the day.
Once your doctor establishes a diagnosis of low testosterone, you’ll then discuss which treatment option is the best fit for your needs and lifestyle.
What are the Benefits of Testosterone Replacement Therapy?
Testosterone replacement therapy restores the body to normal functioning and reverses many of the unwanted symptoms associated with Low T.
Benefits of TRT include:
- Increased sex drive (libido)
- Improved sexual performance
- Weight and belly fat
- Improved sleep quality
- Improved strength and muscle mass
- Improved brain function
- Improved quality of life
- Increased bone density
- Improved mood
- Reduced stress
- Increased energy
- Reduced fatigue
What Are the Risks of TRT?
For most men, TRT is safe and effective. However, there are some risks associated with treatment, especially for those who have certain preexisting medical conditions. Always consult with a doctor before you begin TRT treatment.
Risks and side effects associated with TRT include:
- Acne or skin sensitivity
- Worsening sleep apnea symptoms
- Fluid retention (ankle swelling)
- Increased risk of heart attack and stroke
- Low sperm count / Testicle shrinkage / Infertility
- Excessive red blood cell production
- Cardiovascular complications
- Mood changes
- Breast enlargement or tenderness
- Poor wound healing and increased risk for infections
- Enlarged prostate or difficulty urinating
At PeakPerforMAX, a board-certified doctor will assess your risks and recommend a safe treatment plan that considers your specific medical needs.
Bradenton’s Most Frequently Asked Questions About TRT
The Bradenton, FL PeakPerforMAX team is available to discuss any concerns you may have before you begin treatment. Here are the most frequently asked questions from TRT patients in Bradenton, FL:
Will Insurance cover TRT?
Most major health insurance plans cover TRT, but coverage may vary. The best way to determine if TRT is covered is to check with your provider directly.
What is the Cost of TRT?
Costs associated with TRT include lab work, doctor’s visits, and the medication itself. The average out-of-pocket cost of TRT ranges from $20 to $1000 per month for the first year of treatment, then drops thereafter.
The total cost of TRT depends on several factors:
- Frequency of doses
- Cost of lab work
- Administration method
- Your location
- Whether or not you have insurance
New patients are often surprised by just how affordable TRT can be, and for most patients the benefits outweigh the cost of treatment.
Who Should Avoid TRT?
As with all medical treatments, TRT is not right for everyone. The best way to determine if you are eligible for TRT is to contact one of our board-certified doctors to discuss the risks and benefits.
If you have any of the following conditions, TRT may not be advised:
- heart disease
- kidney failure
- liver damage
- prostate cancer
How to Begin TRT in Bradenton, FL
If you are experiencing Low T, don’t delay treatment. Symptoms can become more severe over time.
Our Bradenton PeakPerforMAX clinical care team is highly skilled at evaluating, treating, and monitoring patients who undergo TRT treatment.
Over 90% of PeakPerforMAX patients who begin TRT report overwhelmingly positive results, including higher energy levels, improved mood, and increased libido. Read some of the life-changing TRT stories from real PeakPerforMAX patients here.
Don’t let pride or fear keep you from getting the treatment you need. To begin TRT, call and speak with one of our board-certified doctors who can recommend a treatment plan that’s right for you.
PeakPerforMAX also offers remote telemedicine options, which means you can begin TRT at home!
Book your 100% free, confidential online video consultation with one of our treatment specialists in Bradenton, FL to learn more about how to get started with TRT.