Hi and welcome ,
you are young and if you had no sexual or ED pre surgery and your nerves are spared , your chances or regaining potency is a very good one...i am sure just like anyone else here that you are tired of hearing Patience , but sometimes when you dealing with delicate nerves in your body that were pulled and pushed , you do need patience , and LOTS of it , they take LONGGGGGGGGGGGGG to heal , keep practicing the average time line is mostly 9 to 24 months depending on your body...
I am 11 months post
open surgery , and i can report great progress , with medications its better than NOT , and great with the VED,.
Next month i am due for my one year check, and i think i would ask my Uro to try the injections to accelerate the progress for sooner result and hope within the next 6 month i will be able to report a close to pre surgery results Naturally....
Practice , patience , and more patience!!!
April 2007 PSA 8.4 for last 6 months biopsy shows PC 3+3=6
June 13 2007 Went for
open RP with Dr. Christopher Johnson at St. Francis Hospital NY. with nerve sparing of both sides.
4 days later home for Fathers Day, and Catheter.
Removal of catheter 10 days later , incontinence next to nothing, no pads used from the get go.
1 month PSA next to not detected
ED is a longer battle:1 month out start using occasionally Cialis and 50MG Viagra to promote blood flow with no response for 6 months.
3 months and 6 months PSA not detected
ED 6 months mark starting with VED therapy and being more aggressive with meds , in addition taking Folgard supplement daily.
April 2008 10 month out and start seeing some serious improvements with ED while using Meds and VED , can achieve erections, Mid nights erections almost on a regular basis , and uncontrolled 90 % erections spontaneously.
1 year visit on June 13 2008 woohoooo!!!
UPDATE: 5/12/2008 ED:
With Viagra Usable erection for intercourse after about
11 months out !!!woooohooooo