Men’s Health and Sexual Function

It can take a long time to seek out help with sexual function or urinary problems.

We understand the challenge, and our specialty trained physicians and surgeons want you to know that there is much hope. We routinely help patients who haven’t responded to common treatments like Viagra. You want to know why this is happening, and we have the answers as well as solutions.


Compassionate Care from Expert Practitioners

You might feel like what’s happening to you is rare and unusual, but it’s more common than you might think. It’s estimated that as high as 50% of the male population over 50 suffer from sexual dysfunction. You are not alone, and you do have options. 

The hardest step in fixing sexual function problems is the first one through our door. Once here, patients find caring physicians who speak to them in a way they can understand, and with compassion. We know how important it really is to take care of sexual function problems, so you can live your life the way you want to.


Specialists in Men’s Health & Sexual Function

Our group excels in treating hypogonadism and erectile dysfunction. In addition our team has expertise in treating other disorders of the penis including Peyronie's diseaseAn estimated 10% of men suffer from Peyronie's disease, in which the penis bends when erect. We have the only organized group of fellowship trained rehabilitative urology surgeons in the state. They are experts in helping patients regain function after prostatectomies. We do a very high volume of penile implant surgeries, and participate actively in funded research protocols for erectile dysfunction – leading as many as 75 research projects annually. In fact, the only tissue study on sexual potency in medical literature world-wide was done right here.

Our team also treats those suffering from Benign Prostate Hyperplasia (or BPH), offering the HOLAP (holmium laser ablation of the prostate) outpatient procedure as an option for treatment, which does not require the patient to stay overnight.

We also have vast experience and expertise with penile prosthetics. Our practice makes certain that your care is truly comprehensive, so you can return to the best sexual function possible.

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Fertility

Because there are many male fertility issues that can’t be found through analysis of semen or specific hormones, it’s important to consult a urologist who is a fertility specialist.

Specialty Training and an Interdisciplinary Team Approach

The Tallwood Institute has one of the few urologists that are fellowship trained in Male Reproductive Medicine. This training includes specialization in the latest technologies and microsurgical skills often required to treat male fertility problems. In combination with this expertise, patients benefit from our interdisciplinary approach to male fertility, involving specialists in gynecology, primary care, and oncology and radiology as needed.


Men's Health and Sexual Function Team

James Graydon, MD leads our Men’s Health & Sexual Function team. This includes endocrinology, cardiology, urology and psychology. Dr. Graydon’s team is also developing programs to maintain prostate health, assess endocrine and cardiac function as well as address infertility and erectile dysfunction.

 
 
 
 
 
 
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Men's Health and Sexual Function at the Tallwood Institute

Our Men's Health and Sexual Function Physicians:
Name Specialties Location
Allen, Richard Stephen, MD
4.7 /5
175 surveys
203.238.1241
  • Urology
  • Meriden
  • Meriden
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Anaedo, Helen Ifeyinwa, MD
4.8 /5
138 surveys
860.696.2240
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Farmington
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Archer-Goode, Corlis Luisa, MD 860.826.4453
  • Urology
  • New Britain
  • Newington
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Benevides, Sheri-Ryan Anne, APRN 860.947.8500
  • Urologic Surgery
  • Glastonbury
Bieniek, Jared M., MD
4.8 /5
194 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
  • West Hartford
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Brown, Colleen Marie, APRN 860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Hartford
  • Avon
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
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Bundy, Robert Joseph, MD
5.0 /5
101 surveys
860.456.7279
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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  • Willimantic
Casillas-Romero, Sergio Rafael, MD
4.8 /5
88 surveys
860.204.9126
  • General Surgery
  • Colon & Rectal Surgery
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  • Norwich
  • Waterford
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Ceplenski, Paul John, MD 860.826.4453
  • Urology
  • New Britain
Chang, Johnny, MD 860.496.8990
  • Urology
  • Torrington
Chaudhry, Waseem, MD 860.972.1793
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Hartford
  • Farmington
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Cochran, Lynn Elizabeth, APRN 860.678.5700
  • Urology
  • Farmington
Cooper, Raphael Mason, MD 860.826.4453
  • Urology
  • New Britain
Crawley, David F., MD
4.7 /5
145 surveys
860.443.0622
  • Urology
  • Waterford
  • Norwich
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D'Amato, Abram Cooper, MD
4.7 /5
145 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Hartford
  • Farmington
  • Manchester
  • West Hartford
  • West Hartford
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Devanney, James Francis, MD 860.496.8990
  • Urology
  • Torrington
DiStefano, Anthony Joseph, MD
4.8 /5
219 surveys
860.643.2731
  • Urology
  • Urologic Oncology
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  • Manchester
Dorin, Ryan P., MD, FACS
4.8 /5
142 surveys
860.223.0800
  • Urology
  • Urologic Oncology
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  • Plainville
  • Bristol
  • Meriden
  • Meriden
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Drewa-Tower, Mary Jane, APRN
4.8 /5
34 surveys
860.892.6906
  • Endocrinology
  • Norwich
Faucher-Charles, Claudette G., APRN
4.8 /5
81 surveys
860.889.8331
  • Internal Medicine
  • Norwich
Ford, Peter A., APRN
4.8 /5
48 surveys
833.861.5433
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
  • Meriden
  • Southington
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Friedman, Franklin Paul, MD
4.9 /5
208 surveys
860.886.1956
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
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  • Norwich
  • Plainfield
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Gannon, Shanna M., PA-C 860.947.8500
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Urogynecology
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  • West Hartford
  • Plainville
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Glenney, Sandra F., APRN, RNFA
4.5 /5
102 surveys
860.886.1956
  • Urology
  • Norwich
Gong, Yuhong, MD, PhD
4.5 /5
105 surveys
860.892.6906
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Norwich
Grabon, Nina Marie, APRN 860.643.2731
  • Urology
  • Manchester
  • Hartford
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Graydon, R. James, MD
4.8 /5
251 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Avon
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
  • West Hartford
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Griffith, John James, MD
4.8 /5
153 surveys
860.223.0800
  • Urology
  • Plainville
  • Hartford
  • Southington
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Kegel, Jeffrey Glen, MD, FACC, FACP
4.8 /5
111 surveys
860.456.2898
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Willimantic
Kershen, Richard Todd, MD
4.7 /5
115 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Female Pelvic Medicine and Reconstructive Surgery
  • Reconstructive Urology
  • Urogynecology
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  • West Hartford
  • Plainville
  • West Hartford
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Kutz, Stephen M., MD, FACC
4.8 /5
112 surveys
401.596.4499
  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Echocardiography
  • Nuclear Cardiology
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  • Westerly
  • Mystic
  • Mystic
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Lane, Thomas Joseph, MD, FACP 833.861.5433
  • Internal Medicine
  • Farmington
Loughery, Erin Marie, APRN, DNP, RNFA
4.8 /5
83 surveys
860.886.1956
  • Urology
  • Norwich
McLeod, Brian Scott, MD
4.9 /5
239 surveys
860.564.9250
  • Urology
  • Plainfield
Miano, Alexander Paul, MD 860.823.6322
  • Psychiatry
  • Norwich
Morgenstern, Jeffrey H., MD
4.6 /5
124 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Glastonbury
  • Avon
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
  • West Hartford
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Pyo, Paul, MD
4.9 /5
214 surveys
203.238.1241
  • Urology
  • Meriden
  • Cheshire
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Quinn, Anthony Dennis, MD, FACS
4.8 /5
216 surveys
860.443.0622
  • Urology
  • Waterford
  • Norwich
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Qureshi, Mohammad Ahmed, MD 860.889.8331
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Hospital Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Norwich
Radu, Olimpia Antonela, MD 860.886.1862
  • Pulmonary Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
  • Sleep Medicine
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  • Norwich
Rice, Jenny Ann, PA-C 860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
  • Farmington
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Rosenberg, David Jeremy, MD
5.0 /5
232 surveys
860.643.2731
  • Urology
  • Manchester
Russo, Rebecca Louise, APRN, DNP, FNP-C 860.564.9250
  • Urology
  • Plainfield
Sabino, Ila, PhD 860.678.5700
  • Psychology
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
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Samat, Aashish Gopaldas, MD
4.8 /5
112 surveys
860.224.5672
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Southington
  • Farmington
  • Farmington
  • New Britain
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Sibicky, Elizabeth R., APRN
5.0 /5
45 surveys
860.892.6906
  • Endocrinology
  • Norwich
Singh, Mamta, MD
4.5 /5
80 surveys
860.423.9764
  • Geriatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Willimantic
Stahl, Brandon Christopher, MD
4.9 /5
185 surveys
860.886.1956
  • Urologic Oncology
  • Urology
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  • Norwich
Stein, Joshua Aaron, MD 860.643.2731
  • Urology
  • Manchester
Szczepanczyk, Karina, MD
4.9 /5
159 surveys
860.892.6906
  • Endocrinology
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Norwich
Tagliavini, Christopher C., PA-C 860.223.0800
  • Urology
  • Plainville
Tarantino, Arthur Edgar, MD
4.9 /5
301 surveys
860.947.8500
  • Urology
  • Glastonbury
  • Farmington
  • Hartford
  • West Hartford
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Telsey, Jonathan Ian, MD, FACS
4.6 /5
52 surveys
860.886.1956
  • Urologic Surgery
  • Urology
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  • Norwich
  • Waterford
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Tishler, Darren Scott, MD, FACS, FASMBS
4.9 /5
94 surveys
860.246.2071
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • General Surgery
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  • Glastonbury
  • Enfield
  • Farmington
  • Manchester
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Umashanker, Devika, MD
4.8 /5
90 surveys
833.861.5433
  • Bariatric Medicine
  • Internal Medicine
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  • Farmington
  • Farmington
  • Glastonbury
  • Meriden
  • Southington
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Wong, Jean F., MD
4.9 /5
152 surveys
203.238.1241
  • Urology
  • Meriden
  • Meriden
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Young, Ricardo, MD, FASMBS
4.9 /5
75 surveys
860.425.8740
  • Bariatric Surgery
  • Norwich
Yu, Stephen C., MD 860.223.0800
  • Urology
  • Bristol