Hormone Health

MSH (My Sexual Health) team members are healthcare professionals specialising in sexual health who can provide valuable support and assistance to patients seeking guidance and care for hormone health-related concerns. They offer comprehensive services to address various aspects of hormone health, including hormone imbalances, reproductive health, and the management of hormonal conditions.

Support Offered by MSH Team Members for Hormone Health:

Hormone Evaluation and Assessment:

MSH team members can evaluate hormone levels through laboratory tests and assessments to determine if there are any imbalances or abnormalities. They analyse the results and provide a comprehensive understanding of the patient's hormone health, guiding further steps in diagnosis and treatment.

Hormone Imbalance Management:

For individuals experiencing hormone imbalances, MSH team members can offer guidance and support in managing these conditions. They provide education about the causes, symptoms, and potential consequences of hormone imbalances. They discuss lifestyle modifications, dietary recommendations, and specific interventions to help restore hormonal balance and improve overall well-being.

Reproductive Health:

MSH team members are knowledgeable about reproductive health and can address concerns related to fertility, menstrual irregularities, and other reproductive hormone-related issues. They can provide information on optimising fertility, managing conditions such as polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS), and navigating hormonal changes throughout different stages of life, including puberty, pregnancy, and menopause.

Hormonal Contraception:

MSH team members can offer information and guidance on various hormonal contraception methods, such as birth control pills, patches, injections, or implants. They discuss the benefits, potential side effects, and considerations associated with each option. They help individuals choose the most suitable method based on their unique needs, medical history, and preferences.

Hormonal Conditions and Disorders:

MSH team members are well-versed in the management of hormonal conditions and disorders such as hypothyroidism, hyperthyroidism, adrenal disorders, and more. They can educate, discuss treatment options, and collaborate with other healthcare providers to develop comprehensive care plans tailored to the patient's condition.

Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT):

MSH team members can provide information, counselling, and support for individuals considering hormone replacement therapy. They discuss the benefits, risks, and potential side effects associated with HRT. They help patients make informed decisions about initiating or discontinuing HRT, monitoring hormone levels, and managing related concerns.

Collaboration and Referrals:

MSH team members collaborate with other healthcare providers, such as endocrinologists, gynaecologists, and reproductive specialists, to ensure comprehensive and coordinated care for patients with complex hormonal health needs. They can refer individuals to specialists, ensuring patients receive specialised expertise and care.

Seeking support from MSH team members allows patients to access expert guidance, personalised treatment plans, and comprehensive care for their hormone health concerns. The services provided by these professionals contribute to improved hormonal balance, reproductive health, and overall well-being.

My Sexual Health provides credible sexual health services for Hormone Health. Contact us for an appointment with a medical doctor, physiotherapist, or other health professional

MSH doctors can assist with the medical implications of your condition. Refer to the list of Competent Sexual Health Providers listed on our website.

If you suspect that your problem Is more psychological or due to relationship factors, you can see one of the MSH psychologists/counsellors.

All the MSH Team members work within the context of a multidisciplinary team and will refer you to another team member of need be.

*Please contact your preferred healthcare provider directly for more information about the cost of consultations. MSH offers a platform service to Credible Sexual Health Providers you may choose to consult with.

Disclaimer:  MSH provides a platform for Sexual Health providers to network and learn in order to render the highest level of sexual health services to patients.  MSH does not take responsibility for the clinical practice of any of its members.  Any concerns can be directed towards info@mysexualhealth.co.za but misconduct needs to be reported to the registration body of the particular individual.