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Gynecomastia information and locations

Also known as male breast reduction surgery, this procedure removes the excess tissue and fat accumulated in the chest to reduce and restore its size and contour. Depending on the patient, this could be a same day procedure.
This procedure is done to remove the excess fat and glandular tissue from the chest to obtain a firmer and flatter chest. There two more common techniques to achieve the desired results; liposuction and excision. Some patients might need both of them to get more dramatic results.
Liposuction
Used for patients who only have excess fat. Doctors insert a thin tube to remove the fatty tissue.
Excision
Used for patients who have excess glandular breast tissue or skin. Small incisions are made to remove the excess of glandular tissue.
Get great results in your male breast reduction surgery in any of our top locations!
Benefits
Save up to 78.8%
Gives a more masculine chest shape
Improves self-confidence
Extensive personalization
Minimal scarring
Down time
1 day
Before and after
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Patient before and after gynecomastia surgery
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Locations
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Mexico City, CDMX.
Dr. José Cortés
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Gynecomastia frequent questions

Get answers to our most frequently asked questions and what to expect after the surgery.
Am I a candidate for male breast reduction?
Candidates for surgery have enlarged breast and other forms of treatment have proven ineffective. We recommend you to refer to one of top specialists for an evaluation to determine if you are a candidate for surgery.
Which kind of procedure will I get?
Your doctor will converse with you to select which of the procedures will provide the results you are looking for. Some doctors may recommend on just performing one technique, however some patients may have both done at the same time.
Is this procedure painful?
During the procedure, you won’t feel any pain. After surgery, you could experience some mild discomfort and swelling. Your specialist will prescribe you with pain medication if needed.
How long will recovery take?
Both procedures take about the same time to recover, after the 6-week mark most swelling should disappear. Results will continue to improve for 6 months after surgery.
For how long will the results last?
Results are generally permanent; however, weight changes may cause fat to accumulate again. Smoking, and some medications that decrease skin elasticity may also change results.

Disclaimer: This information does not reflect the medical advice from our clinics. All cases are different and this treatment may not suit you. Always refer to a medical professional with the certification and experience. All of our physicians are fully qualified to perform these procedures. For more information and diagnosis contact one of our top specialized clinics.

In all medical procedures, there are chances of complications, the specialist will provide you detailed information about the risks of the procedure, talk to the specialist directly.