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Male Breast Reduction Gynaecomastia


Male breast reduction Gynaecomastia surgery is available for men who suffer with excess breast tissue.

Male Breast Reduction Gynaecomastia procedure.

Gynecomastia is the production of excess male breast tissue. Though harmless, gynecomastia affects many men and can be the cause of self-esteem and body confidence issues. It can affect either breast or both and is caused by genetics and hormone imbalances.

  • What is involved in male breast reduction surgery?

    A male breast reduction is similar to the procedure undergone by women in that it involves removing excess tissue via surgery or liposuction. The procedure takes two hours on average and can be performed under general or local anaesthetic.

  • Who can undergo a male breast reduction surgery (Gynecomastia)?

    Men who are faced with excess breast tissue or large breasts are nearly always considered good candidates for male breast reduction surgery. Those suffering with gynecomastia and from excess tissue resulting from weight loss can undergo breast reduction surgery.

  • Are there risks involved in having a male breast reduction?

    Risks are present in all cosmetic surgery procedures, but male breast reduction surgery has a very small chance of a major problem occurring. Pain, discomfort and swelling are to be expected in the days following the procedure, but this will lessen as healing begins.

    Infections, asymmetry and permanent numbness are a few of the potential risks, though these are uncommon and will be explained in full by the surgeon at an initial consultation.

  • How long does it take to recover from a male breast reduction?

    Male breast reduction surgery (Gynecomastia) has a similar recovery time to other cosmetic procedures. It is recommended that 1-2 weeks are taken off work to allow for healing, and a further 4 weeks until exercise and sports activities can resume.

  • Who will perform the breast reduction procedure?

    All male breast reductions are performed by a skilled and experienced surgeon.

  • How much does male breast reduction - gynecomastia surgery cost?

    Male Breast Reduction Surgery is also known as a Gynecomastia.

    The cost for a male breast reduction is from £3,995.

    The procedure is usually performed under a general anaesthetic at our specialist clinic and usually involves a one night stay in hospital.

    This cost includes all your consultations before surgery and unlimited appointments following your procedure.

    For more information on Male Breast Reduction Surgery (Gynecomastia) please complete our contact form or contact us now on 02920 617690.

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