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12 Days Post Op

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12 Days Post Op
« on: December 29, 2015, 03:35:20 PM »
Hi guys! I'm new to this site. I finally had my gynecomastia surgery on the 17th after years of embarrassment. I'm so glad that I finally got it done. How long does it take for everything to settle? I hope everything looks good when I start law school next fall. The incision area feels find of tough. Is that the scar tissue? Is that normal? At what point do I start massaging the scar tissue to soften it? 

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Re: 12 Days Post Op
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2015, 07:48:38 PM »
It will take several months til the final results begin to show.  Be patient, don't "micro-scrutinize", and be in touch with your surgeon as regards any concerns.

Most of all, be positive -- you have made a significant change in your life.

Dr Jacobs
Dr. Jacobs 
Certified: American Board of Plastic Surgery
Fellow: American College of Surgeons
Practice sub-specialty in Gynecomastia Surgery
815 Park Avenue
New York, New York 10021
Telephone:  (212) 570-6080
Email:  dr.j@elliotjacobsmd.com
Website:  http://www.gynecomastiasurgery.com
Website:  http://www.gynecomastianewyork.com/revi


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