A sexologist is a doctor who specializes in diagnosing and treating problems related to sexuality. Sexologists teach people how to have a satisfying, safe, and satisfying sex life by specifically addressing issues, which may include psychological or physiological problems. A sexologist will usually treat problems such as erectile dysfunction (erectile dysfunction/impotence), difficulty controlling ejaculation including premature ejaculation, lack or decreased desire or arousal, difficulty maintaining arousal, difficulty achieving orgasm, fear or aversion to touch, intimacy, penetration or pain.
Feeling abnormal (about sexual behavior, imagination, abilities, physique, etc.), feeling inexperienced, ignorant, or misinformed and unqualified in sexual matters, feeling ashamed of sexuality or sexual desire, sexual orientation identity (straight, gay, bisexual, etc.), sexual violence and others. Patients can consult an online sexologist for sexual health issues and advice from a sexologist.