Male Breast Reduction Surgery (Gynecomastia)
Up to 70 percent of all men above the age of 50 years have gynecomastia. When a little baby is born with a chubby chest, they tend to look so lovable and cute. But as the years go by, dieting and exercising do nothing to eliminate your “man-boobs”. In areas such as the swimming pool or the gym bathroom, you tend to feel very insecure because it gets very uncomfortable being in public shirtless. But, male breast reduction surgery is your straight ticket to renewed confidence. Read more to find out how.
Male breast reduction surgery is a procedure that entails removing excess fat from an enlarged male chest area for a more defined look and precise contouring. The surgeon uses various techniques to remove granular tissue along with excess fat to give the patient a firmer more masculine chest.
Causes of gynecomastia
A man may have enlarged breasts due to a variety of reasons some which include:
What to expect during male breast reduction surgery
In both procedures, recovery time is generally very short and scarring is minimal. The patient is required to wear compression garments to help minimize swelling and allow healing to take place with the tissues held tightly in place. The surgery is done on an outpatient basis and the patient is encouraged to rest well during recovery.
The table illustrates dos and don’ts for the patient after male breast reduction surgery.
Hydrate with tea or water
Eat healthy food
Take fresh fruit or blended fruit juice
Take your prescribed medication
Keep compression garments on
Don’t take alcohol
Don’t add weight
Don’t do rigorous exercises for at least 3 weeks
Don’t take carbonated drinks
Don’t eat food that’s too salty
The typical cost in UK for Male Breast Reduction ranges from 3600 GBP – 8,000 GBP with an average cost of 4,000 GBP. Note that both procedures (True gynecomastia and False Gynecomastia) do not cost the same. Serious cases tend to require more time, experience and intricate technique which may mean it would cost more as opposed to that patient whose case is not very serious.
The price for Gynecomastia Treatment in Ukraine is
fixed at £1200 for both breasts and £800 for one breast
(in some rare cases where it is needed)
With experienced surgeons at our clinics, you are in safe hands!
Our care team will be happy to answer any questions at your free consultation or schedule a surgery date.
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