Frequently Asked Questions About Hormone Pellet Therapy
If you wish to know more about hormone pellet therapy, the following frequently asked questions will give you more information:
- How are the hormone pellets inserted into the body? It is inserted in the upper buttocks through a tiny incision. Local anesthesia is used before making the incision and all the patient will feel is a little pressure when the pellet is inserted.
- Is the pellet removed after a specific period of time? The pellets are absorbed naturally by the body over a period of 4-6 months so there is no need to remove them.
- How will I be monitored when I use this kind of hormone therapy? After your initial pellets are inserted, blood work is performed regularly so that we can continue to analyze your status and make sure the pellets are working like they should be.