Male Breast Reduction is the surgical removal of enlarged male breast tissues by the cutting out of excess tissue or by liposuction. This plastic surgery procedure is specifically created for men who suffer from gynecomastia and whose breasts are enlarged by excess fatty deposits and enlarged nipples.
“Gynecomastia” is the medical term for enlarged breasts in men. Excess male breast tissue is often the result of genetics, but can sometimes be linked to diet and lifestyle. The genetic cause is an estrogen imbalance can cause the breast tissue to grow and swell, resulting in a feminine appearance.
The excess swollen tissue can be a cause of great concern for men. Luckily gynecomastia can be treated with surgery, to reduce and reshape the pectoral area. If you’re bothered by an overgrowth of breast tissue, contact our doctors today to learn if surgery is right for you.