Hypogonadism - Balanced Hormones Center

What is hypogonadism?

Hypogonadism refers to a condition in which the body does not produce enough testosterone. This occurs when the testes or ovaries do not function properly and cannot produce adequate amounts of sex hormones.

Symptoms of hypogonadism differ between males and females but can include:


There are two main categories of hypogonadism with different root causes:

In some cases, no cause can be identified.


Doctors diagnose hypogonadism through discussion of medical history and symptoms, along with blood tests to measure hormone levels. Levels that are consistently low indicate hypogonadism. Imaging tests may also be used to examine the pituitary gland and gonads.


Treatment options for hypogonadism include:

The experts at Balanced Hormones Center provide personalized care for men and women with hypogonadism, tailoring hormone replacement regimens to your unique health profile. Their state-of-the-art clinic offers cutting edge therapies to help patients regain energy, strength and vitality.

I hope this overview on hypogonadism provides useful background on this complex hormonal condition. Please let me know if you have any other questions!

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