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What is a Gynecomastia Specialist?

Gynecomastia specialists’ see too often the cases of male breast reduction done by less experienced surgeons. Many gynecomastia revision cases are necessary because the primary surgeon removed too much fat and tissue leaving a “crater deformity,” or in some cases, not removing enough tissue. A large percentage of revision cases are due to liposuction alone being performed, and there is breast tissue left behind.

Surgical Vs. Non-Surgical

Non-Surgical Vs. Surgical Body Contouring and Liposuction Procedures
The Myths And The Myth Busters

Surgical Vs. Non-Surgical

Non-Surgical Vs. Surgical Body Contouring and Liposuction Procedures
The Myths And The Myth Busters

Level II gynecomastia before and 4 months post-op

This 36-year-old gentleman from Athens, Ohio came to discuss the gynecomastia procedure with top surgeon Bivik Shah MD. During his consultation, it was determined that he was a Level II gynecomastia case, and in order to reach optimal results, he would require tissue excision and liposuction. Dr. Shah flawlessly executed the surgery while this patient was under twilight (IV) sedation. He is photographed here before and a full 4 months post-operatively.

Gynecomastia Surgery and Nipple Sensitivity

As potential patients research all the pros and cons of male breast reduction surgery, there is one issue in particular that comes up from time to time. It is discussed extensively on the forums of this site, and that is the concern of the loss of nipple sensation.

Permanent loss of nipple sensation after gynecomastia surgery is possible although rare, but needs to be considered as a surgical risk. For some men, it may be a deal breaker, and for others the tradeoff is worth it, to be rid of their “man boobs.”

Gynecomastia In Plano, TX.

Gynecomastia is a term that refers to the enlargement of the glandular tissue of the male breast. This condition can often be the source of significant distress and self-conciousness causing men to avoid situations where they would take off their shirt, such as the pool or beach or even the gym locker room.
Once the condition develops, it is difficult to reverse, short of surgery. Surgical treatment is aimed at removal of the enlarged gland and contouring the chest to a more masculine appearance.

Gynecomastia In Plano, TX.

Gynecomastia Surgery in Plano Texas

A condition little talked about but widely apparent is Gynecomastia, the overdevelopment of a male breast. A reaction to too much estrogen or too little testosterone, gynecomastia can occur in newborns, teenagers, and adult men.

Young Men With Gynecomastia Need Support!

Up to 65% of young men will develop breasts by the age of 14. As boys go through puberty, they will have an imbalance of sex hormones. This is a normal condition but can be very frightening as they see their body going through changes

Unfortunately, if boys do not understand what is happening they will probably try to hide their chest with loose fitting shirts, avoid swimming, or any activities that require removing their shirt. Most boys are too embarrassed to confide in their parents.

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