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Hormone Replacement Therapy Specialist

Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists

Urologists located in Bellingham, WA

We provide hormone replacement therapy to restore your levels to a normal range, reduce unpleasant symptoms, and maximize your quality of life. Call the office to book an appointment or schedule one online today.

Hormone Replacement Therapy Q & A

What is hormone replacement therapy?

Hormone replacement therapy is a treatment that consists of testosterone, estrogen, and progesterone.

Hormone therapy is available in a variety of forms, including injections, creams, gels, and pellets placed under the skin, as well as patches, pills, and vaginal applications in women.

What are the symptoms of low hormones?

Signs and symptoms of hormone imbalance include:

  • Hot flashes
  • Trouble sleeping
  • Increased anxiety
  • Decreased stamina
  • Vaginal dryness in women
  • Decreased sexual desire
  • Erectile dysfunction (ED) in men
  • Depression
  • Irritability

If these or other symptoms bother you, turn to Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists for an evaluation and treatment of your hormones. 

What are the benefits of hormone replacement therapy?

You can reap many benefits by choosing hormone replacement therapy at Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists, such as more energy, improved sexual functioning, higher libido, decreased risks of heart disease, weight gain, and diabetes caused by low hormones. You may notice improvements in your mood and muscle-to-fat ratio.

Is hormone replacement therapy right for me?

To find out if you’re a candidate for hormone therapy, your provider at Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists discusses your symptoms and medical history. 

They complete a physical exam and blood tests to assess your hormone levels and detect or rule out other medical problems. The team personalizes a hormone treatment that best matches your needs.

What should I expect during hormone replacement therapy?

What you can expect during hormone replacement therapy depends on the type of treatment you undergo. You might take a pill or receive injections, patches, creams, or subdermal pellets. 

To learn more about hormone replacement therapy at Pacific Northwest Urology Specialists and find out if it’s right for you, call the office or schedule an appointment online today.