Male Breast Reduction
Male breast reduction surgery is performed on men with enlarged breasts - this
condition is called male gynecomastia. It is said that gynecomastia normally starts in puberty age which had become
one of the causes of psychological problems of some male teens and adults.
Moreover, it was found out that male breast reduction surgery is so far the best
solution for enlarged male breasts. Normally, before any surgery would take place the surgeon would conduct initial
one on one consultation.
During the initial consultation, the surgeon will examine the patient’s family
history and study other related factors that might have influenced the occurrence of gynecomastia such as: Obesity,
aging, puberty, impaired liver function, usage of anabolic steroids, usage of general prescription medicines, usage
of herbal testosteroneextracts, usage of medicines containing estrogen, testicular hormone production problems,
Klinefelter Syndrome and Gilbert's Syndrome.
In some instance, one surgeon may need the expertise of other surgeon to fully
understand and to further evaluate the patient’s condition and to give proper medication.However, male breast
reduction surgery becomes the most prevalent remedy for gynecomastia.
Male Breast Reduction Surgery Procedure
The procedure begins at examining and identifying how much fat and skin has to be
removed before taking the necessary steps to commence gynecomastia surgery. Given that the patient qualifies for
male breast reduction surgery, the surgeon will then give him an idea of how the surgery is done and its results.
Also, it is important that the patient will inform the surgeon his goals and expectations prior to the
During the operation the surgeon usually remove excess tissue from the patient’s
breast and lift the remaining tissues to tighten. Another procedure such as precision liposuction can be employed
in order to sculpt the tissues thoroughly.
Moreover, some surgeon would go beyond fixing the physical appearance of the
patient’s breast. There are in fact lots of them who really made an effort and develop some skills in addressing
the psychological problems brought by gynecomastia especially to young adults.
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