Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group -  - Health and Wellness Specialist

Jay Amin, MD

Health and Wellness Specialist located in Tustin, CA

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Specialist

Women and men can develop hormone imbalances that significantly affect their sex life, lead to health problems throughout their bodies, and make them feel fatigued. Dr. Jay Amin specializes in bioidentical hormone replacement therapy, which provides symptom relief and helps patients maintain wellness. To learn more about the benefits of bioidentical hormone therapy, call Dr. Jay’s in Tustin, California, or book an appointment online.

Bioidentical Hormone Replacement Therapy Q & A

How does loss of estrogen affect women?

Loss of estrogen at menopause is known for causing hot flashes, night sweats, and mood swings. Nearly half of all women also experience vaginal atrophy, which occurs when lack of estrogen affects tissues inside your vagina, causing those tissues to become thin, dry, and less elastic. Women who develop vaginal atrophy experience symptoms such as:

  • Vaginal dryness
  • Pain during intercourse
  • Vaginal burning
  • Genital itching
  • Urinary incontinence

Menopause has a broad impact throughout your body because many cells and tissues depend on estrogen to stay healthy and function properly. For example, estrogen regulates bone metabolism and promotes collagen production in your skin, so a decline in estrogen increases your risk of osteoporosis and accelerates the effect of aging on skin.

What are the symptoms of low testosterone in men?

Men can develop low testosterone from several causes. As men get older, their levels of testosterone naturally decline. Hypogonadism is also caused by problems in the hypothalamus, pituitary gland, or testicles. A drop in testosterone causes symptoms such as:

  • Loss of sex drive
  • Erectile dysfunction
  • Reduced muscle strength and loss of muscle mass
  • Osteoporosis
  • Weight gain
  • Loss of beard or body hair
  • Difficulty concentrating
  • Fatigue

What are bioidentical hormones?

Bioidentical hormones have the same chemical structure as the hormones naturally produced in your body, so they have an identical effect. The hormones may be synthetically manufactured or produced from natural substances, but as long as they’re “bioidentical” they produce the same results.

What is bioidentical hormone replacement therapy?

Bioidentical hormone replacement therapy restores deficient hormones to their normal levels, which treats health issues caused by menopause, low testosterone, and other types of hormone deficiencies. When hormones are back to normal levels, symptoms caused by the deficiency are relieved and potential chronic health conditions are prevented.

Dr. Amin reviews your medical history and performs a physical exam to be sure bioidentical hormone replacement therapy is a good choice for you. Though it’s safe for most men and women, the doctor continues to monitor your hormone levels to be sure you receive the right dose in the proper form. Bioidentical hormones may be prescribed in capsules, pills, creams, skin patches, or pellets, which are injected under your skin.

Major Insurance Providers Accepted

At Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group, we accept most major insurance plans. Here is a list of some of the plans we accept. Please contact our office if you do not see your insurance provider listed. We accept the following insurances.

Aetna
Blue Cross
Blue Shield
Cigna
Medicare
United Healthcare
Testimonials

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Location
Dr. Jay's Tustin Place Medical Group
13095 Jamboree Road
Tustin, CA 92782
Phone: 714-838-8254
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714-838-8254

Jay Amin, MD
13095 Jamboree Road
Tustin, CA 92782