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Banish Your "Moobs" - Gynecomastia Surgery - Male Chest Reduction

Say Bye Bye to Man Boobs "Moobs"

Firm up your chest and shed your man boobs with male breast reduction surgery. Gynecomastia (enlarged male breast tissue) – more commonly known as man boobs or "moobs" – affects about 40-60% of men. Men with gynecomastia will see an enlargement of the breast tissue in one or both breasts. Board Certified Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon Elan B. Singer, MD FACS uses his skilled hands to perform Gynecomastia Surgery. The results are life changing.

Why Do Men Develop Breasts?

There are three reasons why a guy might have man boobs. The first is the medical condition Clinical Gynecomastia, male breast enlargement. It can result from a hormonal imbalance or elevated levels of estrogen and lowered levels of testosterone. The second reason men may have enlarged breasts is due to excess fat stored in the chest. It is caused when excess fat develops in a man’s breast area. The third reason for male breast enlargement is significant weight loss. Rapid weight loss may result in sagging skin and it will have an effect on the entire chests visual appeal. "Man boobs" can cause embarrassment and can undermine confidence. No matter what type of gynecomastia you have, Gynecomastia could be resolved with minimally invasive surgical care that can boost your confidence and help you look your best.

Gynecomastia - The Surgical Procedure

Liposuction is the best way to target gynecomastia. Liposuction is a minimally invasive treatment that can give you the body you want, without the pain and risk of major surgery. Surgery for gynecomastia is performed under local anesthesia, and it is done on an outpatient basis.

Recovery, downtime and possible side effects after Gynecomastia Surgery

Downtime is minimal for Liposuction Surgery, you can get back to your daily routine within 48 - 72 hours. However, because there may be some bruising and swelling, it’s best to wait one to two weeks before you hit the gym or do any other rigorous physical activity. Over the next 3-6 weeks, these symptoms will subside as you wear an elastic support garment that will fit snugly under your clothes. Your recovery will be explained thoroughly to you during your complimentary consultation at Chelsea Face And Body with Dr. Elan B. Singer, as each treatment is entirely individual.