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The Man Boob Questions Behind the Question

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It never ceases to amaze us. We go online thinking we’ll answer detailed questions about gynecomastia: which type of anesthesia is best, where will my incisions be, what will happen to my nipples and other nuanced concerns. Almost without fail, the most frequent question we run into is the most basic: do I have gynecomastia? … »

Tuesday, May 4, 2021

Traveling for Gynecomastia Surgery: What About Post-Op Complications?

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So, you’re potentially willing to travel to work with a gynecomastia expert, but you’re worried about what will happen if you have a problem when you return home. It’s a valid concern. Having worked with guys from six continents over the years, we have discussed this topic often. Here’s what we tell our out of … »

Sunday, December 29, 2019

Guys with Moobs: Get Holistic!

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No, we’re not talking about banishing your man boobs through spiritual practices or trying herbal remedies to get rid of unwanted breast tissue. We’re simply noting that evaluating your chest as a whole—rather than simply targeting your gynecomastia as the issue—can result in a much better surgical outcome. In fact, when we work with patients … »

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Estrogen and Gynecomastia: 3 Questions

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Once they understand that breast growth—both female and male—is triggered by estrogen, guys with gynecomastia often have some logical follow on questions. By the time we see patients with man boobs in New York, they are usually past worrying about how the excess tissue occurred and whether there might be non-surgical solutions. (Hint: the answer … »

Wednesday, March 21, 2018
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