Category Archives: Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction)

What Causes Gynecomastia?

Gynecomastia is an increased amount of glandular tissue in men. While this is common in women and is part of natural breast growth, it usually isn’t in men. Gynecomastia isn’t a medical concern, but it can be embarrassing or frustrating for men with enlarged breasts. Lots of men with gynecomastia decide to receive male breast reduction to […]

Gynecomastia in New York, NY

Gynecomastia is a medical condition which affects many men in the United States. Gynecomastia is the excessive growth or abnormal development of breast tissue, and this can cause confidence issues among men. Gynecomastia surgery can help remove fatty breast tissue and help you reclaim your confidence.  What Causes Gynecomastia? Gynecomastia generally starts to develop during […]

The Male Breast Discussion Needs to be Had

As a seasoned plastic surgeon, Dr. Shridharani understands that a person’s confidence is directly related to their appearance. While appearance is not the sole contributor to self-esteem, it is a prominent one. For example, the appearance of male breasts has led many men to drastically alter their lives. Some avoid certain situations such as pool […]

When Can I Work Out After Male Breast Reduction?

Gynecomastia is a condition that is much more common than many people imagine. Aside from poking fun at the problem of having “man boobs,” very few may consider the immense toll that enlarged breasts can have on a man’s psyche. There are several reasons why a man may develop excessive breast tissue, from hormone imbalance […]

Gynecomastia is a Term Men Should Get to Know

Doctors and other healthcare providers have a specific language they use when discussing cases. The terms that are sprinkled into conversations are technical or clinical in nature, which is not of much value in the doctor/patient dialogue. What is of value is understanding. For this reason, we do want to increase awareness regarding the term […]

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