Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia surgery) is a procedure to remove excess fat and glandular tissue from the breast, to restore a flatter, firmer and more masculine contour to the chest resulting in rejuvenated confidence and personality.
You can opt for male breast reduction surgery if :
You have moderately large breasts.
Wide nipple areola complex.
If you have an excess or sagging tissue in the breast/chest due to heavy weight reduction.
You can have a flatter chest and a more masculine contour.
A more confident you.
The procedure is carried on an outpatient basis under general anaesthesia or under local anesthesia with sedation.
You can go home in a couple of hours post surgery.
Your excessive breast tissue and fat will be removed with liposuction, excision or a combination of both.
Your excess skin will be removed if required.
Post Operation Care
A compression vest or a chest wrapping is usually indicated for a week or 2 after surgery to help reduce the swelling.
Small tubes are placed near the surgery site to drain off excess fluid which is removed later.