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Gynecomastia or the Correction of Abnormal Development of Breast Tissue in Men – Plastic Surgery

About half of all men today have excess localized fat and/or glandular tissue in one or both breasts. While often not a serious medical problem, enlarged breasts in men can be painful. Read More

Other causes include the use of certain medications like anti-anxiety pills, ulcer medications, cancer treatments and even the use of marijuana and heroin. Some diseases can also cause enlarged breasts like hyperthyroidism, gland tumors, kidney or liver failure…

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Am I a good candidate?

You are a good candidate for Gynecomastia treatment if you are healthy, of relatively normal weight and bothered by the feeling that your breasts are too large. Your breast development must also have stabilized, and you must have realistic expectations about what the surgery can and cannot accomplish.Read More


How is it done?

Breast reduction in male is typically performed in an hour or two, but a more extensive male breast reduction may take longer.
The surgery can be done under general or local assisted anesthesia. I will discuss your anesthesia options with you once your surgery is confirmed. If your enlarged breasts consist mainly of excessive fatty tissue, I may resort to liposuction alone. Read More

How long is the recovery?

The drains will be removed two to three days after the surgery and you will be able to resume work in one week and practice sports within three weeks. Read More

Before and After