Atiwut Kamudhamas, M.D., DHS, Ph.D., RTCOG, ACS
- Diagnosis of Sexual Disorders; what and why anti-aging physicians need to know
1985-1991 - Doctor of Medicine (First Class Honor)
1991-1992 - Post-graduate certificate in clinical medical science
1992-1995 - Diplomate Thai Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology
1998 - Maternal and fetal medicine, Washington University in St Louis’s Louis, Missouri, USA
2004 - Diplomate Thai Board of Family Medicine
2011 - Doctor of Human Sexuality, Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, San Francisco, California, USA
2013 - Ph.D. in Human Sexuality, Institute for Advanced Study of Human Sexuality, San Francisco, California, USA
Dr Kamudhamas is the only one Thai doctor who received Certified American Board of Sexologist, and now works as clinical sexologist and sexual physician in Thammasat University Hospital. As a clinical sexologist and sexual physician, he provides sex counseling and sex therapy at Sexual Health Clinic in Thammasat University Hospital. As a lecturer, he provides comprehensive sexuality education to all levels of student including; internships, medical students, students of other faculties in the universities, and also high school students. He is also a gynecologist, so he practices operative treatment for female sexual pain disorder and vaginismus. He is also skillful in cross-sex hormone administration for transgender people. He is now the head of the department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Thammasat University.
Diagnosis of Sexual Disorders; what and why anti-aging physicians need to know
Prevalence of sexual disorders in both males and females is as high as 30-40 percent but approximately only 4 percent of them seek medical care. Many reasons explain that including lack of knowledge and understanding of physicians in this field. Understanding the diagnosis of sexual disorders is thus basically essential for physicians need to know. Diagnosis refers to ICD-10 and DSM-5 and especially discuss what have been changed from DSM-IV to DSM-5 that is important to understand.