Hagen Engler
3 minute read
1 Nov 2021
10:00 am

Trusting the safe hands of science with my testes

Hagen Engler

Hagen Engler had no idea a visit to his doctor, for a 'below the belt problem', would result in having his jewels cradled by two men.

Safe in the hands of science. Picture: iStock

I have such a sweet relationship with my family doctor, Dr Pierre. He’s such an approachable GP that you never feel any qualms about sharing issues with him that would otherwise be deeply embarrassing. This is useful because, for some reason, the only ailments that I ever present with at his surgery, are embarrassing ones. I think we kicked off with an HIV test, then followed with a litany of crotch-related matters. These are seldom serious complaints, and the very experienced Dr Pierre is always able to deal with them swiftly and effectively. And like I say, we have an...