Category Archives: Causes

Estrogen, Gynecomastia and Your Health

estrogen in men

If you’re an average guy, you probably have some knowledge about the impact of testosterone on your health and well-being. Estrogen? That’s for women to worry about, right? Not so much. In fact, we find many of our New York man boob patients have just a vague understanding about the role estrogen might have on … »

Tuesday, October 5, 2021

Testosterone and Gynecomastia

testosterone and gynecomastia

We field lots of questions about testosterone online at gynecomastia.org and in our New York man boobs consultations each year. Guys know that hormones and moobs are related in many cases, and they want to know how. Some men have the idea that perhaps a self-prescribed supplement might banish their enlarged breasts—we hope that’s not … »

Monday, August 16, 2021

What Kind of Doctor for Gynecomastia?

what kind of doctor for gynecomastia

We spend so much time working with the small details of gynecomastia, we sometimes forget there are many out there still with very basic questions. Here’s one we spotted the other day: What kind of doctor is best to see for gynecomastia? If you’re at step one in terms of your man boobs, we want … »

Thursday, August 5, 2021

Teen Gynecomastia: What I Wish I Knew

about teen gynecomastia

We counsel teens with gynecomastia in New York at least monthly, and it’s our pleasure to meet them and share what we’ve learned in thirty years of man boob surgery. With the right young patient and the correct timing for surgery, it’s a real joy to perform the procedure that changes everything. What’s unfortunate is … »

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
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