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Gynecomastia surgery, also called reduction mammaplasty, reduces breast size in men, flattening and enhancing the chest contours. Gynecomastia is a condition in men involving overdeveloped or enlarged breasts. It can occur at any age and can be the result of hormonal changes, heredity, obesity, or the use of certain drugs.

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The condition is characterized by excess localized fat, excess glandular tissue development, and at times excess breast skin. It can present itself unilaterally (one breast) or bilaterally (both breasts).

​Gynecomastia can cause emotional discomfort and impair one’s self-confidence. Some men may even avoid certain physical activities and intimacy simply to hide their condition.

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Reclaiming Confidence: Understanding Gynecomastia Surgery

Are you struggling with the discomfort and embarrassment of enlarged male breasts? Gynecomastia, a condition characterized by the excess growth of glandular tissue in males, can significantly impact one’s self-esteem. Gynecomastia surgery, also known as male breast reduction, is a transformative procedure designed to address this condition, providing a renewed sense of confidence and a more masculine chest contour.

Understanding Gynecomastia:

Gynecomastia is a common condition that can affect males of all ages. It is characterized by the development of enlarged breast tissue, often resulting in a more feminine chest appearance. While hormonal imbalances, genetics, and certain medications can contribute to gynecomastia, the condition is not always linked to an underlying medical issue. Many men seek gynecomastia surgery to address the physical and emotional challenges associated with enlarged male breasts.

Indications for Gynecomastia Surgery:

  • ​Excess Breast Tissue:  Gynecomastia surgery is specifically designed to address the presence of excess glandular tissue in the chest, which cannot be effectively reduced through diet and exercise alone.
  • Restoring Masculine Contours: Enlarged male breasts can compromise the masculine chest contour. Gynecomastia surgery aims to restore a more natural and sculpted chest appearance, boosting self-confidence and body image.
  • Improved Comfort: Gynecomastia can be physically uncomfortable, causing pain and tenderness. Surgery not only improves aesthetics but also alleviates discomfort associated with the condition.
  • Enhanced Psychological Well-being: Living with gynecomastia can take a toll on a man”s psychological well-being. Gynecomastia surgery can transform self-esteem, helping individuals feel more confident and comfortable in their bodies.

The Gynecomastia Surgery Process:

1. Consultation: Your journey begins with a comprehensive consultation with a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia surgery. During this consultation, you will discuss your medical history, concerns, and aesthetic goals. The surgeon will assess the extent of gynecomastia, the quality of skin, and overall health to determine the most suitable surgical approach for your unique case.

2. Surgical Techniques: Gynecomastia surgery involves the removal of excess glandular tissue fat and, if necessary, reshaping the chest. The surgeon may use liposuction to remove excess fat and excision techniques to address glandular tissue. The goal is to create a more masculine chest contour with minimal scarring.

3. Recovery and Post-Operative Care: A recovery period is necessary for optimal healing following the surgery. Patients are advised to follow post-operative care instructions, including wearing a compression garment to minimize swelling and support healing.  While some swelling and bruising are normal initially, these effects gradually subside, revealing the final, transformed chest appearance.

Choosing the Right Surgeon:

Selecting a qualified and experienced plastic surgeon is crucial for achieving optimal results with gynecomastia surgery. Research the surgeon’s credentials, review before-and-after photos, and seek testimonials from previous patients to ensure you are in capable hands.

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The Journey to Confidence:

Gynecomastia surgery is not just about physical transformation; it’s about reclaiming confidence and embracing your true self. By choosing this procedure, you take a proactive step toward addressing the challenges associated with enlarged male breasts. The journey to confidence involves the surgical process and the support and guidance of a compassionate and skilled plastic surgeon.


Reclaim your confidence and redefine your chest contours with gynecomastia surgery. If you are living with the physical and emotional burden of enlarged male breasts, consider consulting with a board-certified plastic surgeon to explore your options. Take the first step toward a more confident and masculine you. Experience the transformative power of gynecomastia surgery and embrace a life where you can confidently reveal your true self.


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Who is a good candidate for gynecomastia surgery?

Candidates for gynecomastia surgery are men who are bothered by the feeling that their breasts are too large and whose condition cannot be corrected through alternative medical treatments. Ideally, breast development has stabilized and candidates are physically healthy and of a relatively normal weight and do not have a life-threatening illness or medical conditions that can impair healing.

How soon will I see the results of the gynecomastia surgery?

Results from gynecomastia surgery are immediately visible. Any surgical treatment to correct gynecomastia will require incisions. While most incision lines are concealed within natural contours, some may be visible and are a necessary result of male breast reduction surgery. Over time, post-surgical swelling will resolve incision lines will fade and final results may take up to 6 months to achieve.

What is the expected recovery time for gynecomastia surgery?

Recovery time for gynecomastia surgery is highly dependent on individual variability and the extent of the surgery. Before leaving the center, you will be given specific instructions on how to care for your treated area, and when to follow up with Dr. Azad. Most patients should be able to return to work a few days after the surgery and resume most activities after eight weeks.