Male Breast Surgery (Gynecomastia)

Half of all men experience gynecomastia, A.K.A. enlarged male breasts, at least once in their lifetime. It is a surprisingly common problem, and when it affects you, it can be a real hit to your self-confidence. Fortunately, male breast reduction surgery, A.K.A. gynecomastia surgery, can improve everything that you hate about unsightly male breasts.

gynecomastia before gynecomastia after

Gynecomastia surgery will most often include: 

  • Liposuction of the chest to sculpt and reduce excess fat
  • Removal of breast buds that are often painful and palpable
  • Reduction of both enlarged and protruding areola
  • Tightening of loose skin with both internal and external technologies

    Having a more masculine chest appearance is the number one goal of this surgery. This improvement will have an amazing effect on your self-confidence, both with or without clothes. Most importantly, it will free you of insecurities that have been holding you back in life. Check out the FAQs below. They answer some of the most commonly asked questions we get in our clinic regarding gynecomastia surgery.

Gynecomastia Frequently Asked Questions

How important is it to be close to a manageable weight before gynecomastia surgery?

Where will I have scars after gynecomastia surgery?

Are there any ways to reduce male breast size without surgery?

Should I wax or shave my chest before gynecomastia surgery?

How long does male breast surgery take?

Why is it important is it to remove breast buds?

Listen to episode #17 of our podcast, Beauty and the Surgeon, where we dig deep into this common problem and its solutions (listen below). 

Beauty and the Surgeon

Beauty and the Surgeon

Beauty and the Surgeon is an educational and empowering podcast that delves into all aspects of cosmetic surgery, plastic surgery, aesthetic medicine, beauty, fitness and personal health. Dr. Jason Martin is a renowned board certified plastic surgeon with offices in Aspen and Denver, Colorado.

Listen to Episode 17: 'Gynecomastia' below!