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it's not just in your head

You don’t have to live without a fulfilling sex life just because you’ve had a baby, passed through menopause or grown up with doubts about sex. At Maze, we believe that a satisfying sex life can be yours.

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Low libido, or a loss of sexual desire, can become a problem at any life stage, but it doesn't have to be.

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If you have pain during sexual activity, it's important to see a practitioner who can help identify the source.

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A thoughtful, friendly environment devoted to the understanding, treatment and cure of vaginismus.

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Today, botulinum toxin can be used to help treat vaginismus by inhibiting contractions of the vaginal muscles.

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Testosterone may have a significant impact on post-monpausal women’s libidos, and those with low desire.

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MonaLisa Touch

This safe, simple laser treatment for vaginal pain or dryness does not utilize hormones.

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Clinical Director, Bat Sheva Marcus, talks about female sexuality health issues, what to expect from visiting Maze Women's Sexual Health, and how she and her team of women's sexual health experts can help you.


One Patient’s Struggle & Triumph Over Vaginismus

22-year-old Savannah shares her story with Self Magazine. I treat patients with vaginismus every single day. Each patient has their own unique story. I admire their…

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Is Porn Really the Way You Want Your Kids to Find Out About Sex?

Someone smart once said to me that “learning about sex from porn is pretty much the same as learning to drive by watching The Fast…

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Letting go of Resentment

When we think of addictions we often think of substance abuse or gambling problems. However, as a therapist I often see patients who seem to…

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Vaginismus: First Time Intercourse

For women who have suffered with vaginismus, the idea of first time intercourse can be an extremely scary thought! Dr. Peter Pacik, MD, FACS, who…

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I read an interesting article that Terry Real wrote disputing the maxim of not going to bed angry. On a certain level, it makes sense…

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Foreplay: What is it?

It seems like everyone knows what foreplay is, right? Or wrong?  A quick internet search of the term Foreplay brought me to numerous articles in…

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  • “From the time that I called Maze for an appointment up to the last day of my treatment, I never felt uncomfortable.”

    PR, age 26

  • “At Maze, they discovered very quickly that the birth control pill was messing up my hormones which caused the pain. From the very first appointment, I left with specific, tangible things to do at home.”


  • “It's such a good feeling to have this issue (lichen sclerosis) fixed / under control, but even more so in learning / finally understanding that it is fine and okay to talk about sex... ”

    MK, age 30

  • “I was very surprised that it took 6 weeks to fix something that had been an issue for a year and a half!”

    Michelle S, age 32

  • “I cried from happiness when I realized that my sex life could be normal and healthy. I still cannot believe how far we've come.”

    RW, age 29

  • “I went to see a hypnotist, a physical therapist and had a special massage, but nothing helped. Then I heard about Maze Women’s Sexual Health. It changed our lives.”

    I, age 21

  • “In a million years I never would have dreamed that I would be able to give birth without pain medicine! Thank you all so much for all that you did for me!”

    A, age 39

  • “When I called Maze Women's Sexual Health, I was at my wit’s end…9 weeks later, I’m enjoying a happy, healthy sex life!”

    G, age 28

  • “I have no pain or discomfort during sex and I have a much better response than I've had in years! I know so many women could benefit from this kind of support and I'd encourage them to make a call and go see what can be done.”

    PB, age 59

  • “I highly recommend Maze if you are suffering with any sexual issues or medical problems in that “area” that aren’t resolving. Don’t wait — there is no reason to!”

    E, age 35