Frequently Asked Questions



What is Acoustic Wave Therapy?

Wave Therapy is non-invasive procedure that stimulates new blood vessel growth in the penis, which is essential for a firm, long lasting and spontaneous erection.

Does it work?

Clinical evidence shows that Acoustic Wave Therapy generates a significant clinical improvement of erectile function, as well as improvement in penile blood flow without adverse effects. Acoustic Wave Therapy has become the gold standard in treating ED in Europe and the technology was recently FDA registered in the United States. Meta-analysis studies show that it has the capability to significantly help in the treatment of erectile dysfunction.

How do I know if I am a candidate?

The first step is to set up a consultation with our medical provider. She will evaluate your current condition and perform some simple tests.

What is the treatment like? Is it painful?

The treatment consists of a total of six or more 20 minute sessions (over a 3 week period) in our Englewood office. The treatment is not painful, but to diminish any discomfort we offer a temporary numbing cream.

How will you ensure my privacy?

Our staff is very sensitive to the nature of erectile dysfunction. Every patient of Bella is assured of utmost privacy and discretion in their care. Our schedule is built to be efficient with your time and focuses on your privacy and confidentiality.

Who is it for?

Any man with erectile dysfunction is a candidate for Acoustic Wave Therapy treatment. The treatment is an encouraging option for men who have not responded to pharmaceutical remedies or are experiencing negative side effects. Whether your ED is mild or more severe, Acoustic Wave Therapy may be able to benefit you.

Additionally, some men use Acoustic Wave Therapy for sexual performance enhancement to increase firmness and sensation.

What are the expected benefits?

  • Improved erectile function

  • Enhanced sexual performance

  • Increased stimulation

  • More spontaneous erections

  • Improved satisfaction and orgasm

Is it safe?

Yes. The FDA registered technology was developed in Europe and is currently being used in the US for the repair and treatment of soft tissue and improved blood circulation. It is non-invasive with no needles, drugs or surgery.

How quickly can I continue my typical day after treatment?

Immediately after treatment.
There is no recuperation time required.

Is this covered by insurance or Medicare?

We have not found this procedure to be covered by insurance or Medicare. Although most providers will not cover Acoustic Wave Therapy, We are happy to provide you with appropriate paperwork to submit to your insurance company.