Podcast Episode #9: Men’s Health with Dr. Ralph Esposito

 

Dr. Esposito is a naturopathic physician, acupuncturist and functional medicine practitioner specializing in integrative urology, men’s health and hormonal health. His precise and personalized style utilizes a systems biology and precision medicine approach to medicine.

 

In addition to being a peer reviewer and author in several medical journals, he has authored numerous medical textbook chapters and has designed education modules for health professionals specifically on urological conditions, male and female hormone dysfunction, hypogonadism, exercise, men’s health and sexual dysfunction.

 

Dr. Esposito has trained at NYU Integrative and Functional Urology Center and also holds a position as adjunct professor at New York University where he lectures on integrative medicine. Currently, Dr. Esposito practices in New York City serving as a medical consultant and research analyst.

 

 

In this episode Dr. Esposito teaches us

 

11:30  Hypogonadism and partial issues with diagnostic criteria

14:30 Ideal measures of testosterone 

17:30 The importance of sex hormone binding globulin 

21:30 Other blood markers to look at with testosterone and DUTCH testing

26:30 How do you know if you have hypogonadism?

29:15 Steps in addressing hypogonadism

37:00 The prostate and the complex factors behind its growth

42:30 Signs of prostate enlargement

46:00 Testosterone saturation theory and prostate cancer

 

Connecting with Dr. Esposito

 

Dr. Esposito on Instagram

 

Doctorespo.com

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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