Stephen B. Levine, MD

CAYUGA MEDICAL CENTER

101 DATES DR

Articles

Sexual Dysfunction: The Role of Clinical Psychiatry

March 20, 2017

Although many mysteries of sexual pathophysiology await illumination, patients may expect mental health professionals to provide guidance about their persistent sexual disappointments. Insights here.

Does Flibanserin Have a Future?

January 01, 2016

Before flibanserin, there were no FDA-approved treatments for hypoactive sexual desire disorder. The authors clarify the intricacies of an HSDD diagnosis and discuss implications for treatment.

Video: Sexual Desire and Its Deficiencies

November 22, 2011

Diminishing libido is a symptom of depression, but antidepressants do not always restore sexual interest. Loss of desire may be the cause of depression, not its consequence. Dr Levine explains the nature of sexual desire and its relationship to arousal including the various biogenic, psychogenic, interpersonal, and cultural factors that contribute to problems associated with sexual desire.

Psychiatrists and Clinical Sexuality

August 01, 2007

Any sexual behavior--normal or abnormal, masturbatory or partnered--ultimately rests on biological elements, psychological elements, interpersonal elements, and cultural concepts of normality and morality.