Category Archives: Hyperhidrosis

Trends in Plastic Surgery for Men

plastic surgery for men in New York

We notice lots of articles these days discussing trends in male plastic surgery. To attract readers, some of the pieces say the trends are surprising. Having practiced plastic surgery for men in New York for more than 30 years, we find a few things about today’s male patients unexpected, but most, well, not so much. … »

Monday, May 14, 2018

Sweating the Moobs: How is Hyperhidrosis Like Gynecomastia?

hyperhidrosis New York

Strictly speaking—and medically speaking—hyperhidrosis is not like gynecomastia at all. Excessive sweating and development of female-like breast tissue in men don’t have similar triggers, don’t occur together except coincidentally and aren’t related in any other physiological ways we can think of. But if you take a step back, there are ways in which these two … »

Thursday, November 17, 2016

When You’re Sweating, and it’s Not the Small Stuff

New York Hyperhidrosis

For some people, they are the twin embarrassments of summer: hyperhidrosis and bromhidrosis. You may be able to tell what the first condition is from its word origins—“hyper,” meaning “over,” and “hidrosis,” meaning moisture. Yes, hyperhidrosis is excessive sweating. The term “bromhidrosis” is harder to figure out, though you already know it’s about moisture, or … »

Tuesday, August 16, 2016


New York hyperhidrosis

Here in our plastic surgery practice in New York, gynecomastia and liposuction are the procedures most male patients consult us about. Of course we work with men who are interested in procedures to treat a variety of other conditions, and hyperhidrosis – or excessive sweating – is one. Primary or Secondary Hyperhidrosis In some cases, … »

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