Male breast reduction surgery, or Gynecomastia surgery, reduces breast tissue in men and contours the chest. Read more about Cosmetic Enhancement Procedures for Men.
Is Gynecomastia for Me?
This procedure is for patients who suffer from:
- Excess localized fat
- Excess glandular tissue development
- Excess breast skin
- Presence unilaterally (one breast) or bilaterally (both breasts)
How is Gynecomastia Performed?
This procedure usually involves small incisions in the margin of the nipple-areolar, where liposuction is performed to remove the excess fat. Sedation for this procedure is dependent on the type of procedure and patient.
Healing and Recovery
Typically a drain will be used after surgery to reduce the chance of fluid collections in the breast. The use of compression vests, reduce swelling and control bruising.