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Gynecomastia is a swelling of the breast tissue in men or boys, caused by an imbalance of estrogen and testosterone. Gynecomastia may resolve on its own or be treated with medication. When more serious cases arises, the breast tissue and surrounding skin can be removed through male breast reduction surgery. LEARN MORE ›

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Male Liposuction of the Chest and Abdomen.

After a busy life of modern day living with the occasional exercise thrown in; woke to the realisation that my once trim physic had taken a battering. Dr. Shukla was most wonderful in explaining my procedure and making me comfortable with what could be done. So glad I went ahead and delighted... READ MORE

30 Years Old - Gynecomastia - Procedure Date Set

I am 30 years old and have had gynecomastia for much of my life. I was a heavy child and through my mid-teens. Over a summer, I lost a significant amount of weight, and saw a reduction in mass almost everywhere on my body, except for my chest. Like many, I have avoided any activities that... READ MORE

Why Did I Wait So Long? - Sydney, AU

I am a 46year old male and have had excess great tissue since I was a teenager, I controlled it with regular exercise and tried everything from online pills that said it would get results and didn't do a thing. I tried a kind of heat body sculpting thing that only left be bruised and sore, and... READ MORE

52 Years Old, Gynecomastia, Lipo on Stomach and Flanks - Richmond, VA

I don't think it is possible to get a more caring and patient doctor than Dr. Stanwix. By his own admission, he is a perfectionist and an artist both excellent traits for a cosmetic surgeon. He did a fantastic job, before during, and after surgery. I am very happy with the way my chest, abs... READ MORE

33 Year Old Male Gynecomastia Reduction -Mayfield Heights, OH

I am a 33 year old 6’0 175lb male. I take great pride in staying in shape and eating healthy. I frequent the gym on average 4 times a week and have been doing that since my early 20’s. A few years ago, I noticed that my nipples would protrude from my t-shirts. I changed up my workout routine and... READ MORE

Great Result, Worth Every Penny

Dr. Jacobs and his staff were fantastic throughout the whole process. I received an entire packet with instructions for every stage of preparation and post-operation recovery. The operation itself was easy, quick, and painless. I have almost no scarring, save for a small dot on each side of my... READ MORE

Had Gyno Since 14 Years Old Had Surgery at the Age of 42...Best Decision Ever

Hello, I had surgery at Northwestern University in Chicago. The reason for the low cost was I had the chief resident do the procedure. Many residency programs give big discounts. The doctor told me there would be scaring as they had to take skin. Also, they under charged me $1500 for some... READ MORE

27 y/o best decision ive ever made!!! - Anchorage, AK

Always new I had gynecomastia and was pretty embarrased by it. The past 3 years I have commited myself to eating right and exercising regularly hoping that would make a difference. It actually made it worst. As I trimmed inches off my waist and did targeted chest exercises my breast stuck out... READ MORE


For a lifetime i had wanted to get my man boobs removed and when i saw the chance i took it. It was a bit confusing on what doctor to choose. God has always been on my side and guided me in the right path. Dr Amit's staff was straight to the point and helped me get prepared for my surgery day. I... READ MORE

53 Years Old Male, Now Very Happy - Toronto, ON

I did not like the size of my pectoral. When I was wearing t-shirt, I could see shape I did not like. Also it was not only noticeable by me but also by people around me when I was at the beach. I went to see Dr. Mulholland because a colleague of mine had had surgery by him and she was very happy... READ MORE

28YO, Both Sides, Gland + FAT - Dubai United Arab Emirates - Dubai, AE

I've dont a lot of research before the operation, and watched a lot of videos. I consulted 5 surgeons, and got price quotes from at least a dozen clinics & hospitals. I couldn't find any review/testimony/patient-story to help me choose a surgeon. in addition, I have recently lost my job +... READ MORE


Hello my name is Niko Nikov Nikov,I come from Germany.I have surgery for gynecomastia with Dr. R.K.Mishra.Words mean nothing compared to the fact,look at the pictures before and after.If you have gynekomastia just do not go wondering meet with Dr.Mishra take advice and act.All the team is great... READ MORE

Best Decision Made.

I went to see Dr. Blau after doing a lot of research. If you are conceding getting this procedure done i highly recommend Dr. Blau and his team. His years of experience and love for art shows through his work. I was a severe case. After surgery I've become a different person and I know can live... READ MORE

Gynecomastia Surgery. Beverly Hills, CA

Dr. Dadvand is a highly skill gynecomastia surgeon in Los Angeles. His resume is impressive. He is double-board certified in general surgery and plastic surgery so I felt safer in the operating room if something were to go wrong. I visited 4 other doctors but I decided to go with Dr. Dadvand.... READ MORE

26 Year Old, Male Breast Reduction - South Africa, ZA

Dr Lazarus and his team are awesome, never felt uncomfortable and they gave me all the information I needed plus more. I'm extremely happy with the results of my surgery and it has already changed my life. I would recommend 20/10, I don't feel embarrassed taking off my top anymore, happier than... READ MORE

34 Year Old Gynecomastia Surgery -Pensacola, FL

Dr. Brown was outstanding. Made me feel comfortable about the surgery, was very thorough in explaining the procedure, and did it for a VERY reasonable cost. I did a lot of research on what gynecomastia surgery would cost, and it was always around $5000.00; Dr. Brown's cost was much less. It took... READ MORE

45 Year Old Male Getting Male Tummy Tuck & Male Breast Reduction. - Costa Mesa, CA

Well I have interviewed several different doctors and have decided to use Dr Reuben Abrams here in Costa Mesa (Southern California) who is board certified and has perfect 5 star reviews here on Realself. I am a former US Marine and work in Hollywood. I lost over 100 lbs 7 years ago and have... READ MORE

Gynocomastia Surgery - Vancouver, WA

This was the best investment and the results are worth more than anything you could imagine. I realized that I should have had this done as a young teenager since the male breast tissue develops at an early age. After competing in the National Physique Committee for a number of years, the breast... READ MORE

Miracles Still Happen! - Egypt, EG

My huge female like breasts were a constant embarrassment ever since I was a teenager. Hiding them every day under the clothes were a constant nightmare , and going to the beaches and swimming was an open invitation to receive ridicule. I tolerated them until I was 28, but when my fiancee left I... READ MORE

Much Needed Gynecomastia Removal for Male Model - Beverly Hills, CA

I must say I couldn't be happier with my male breast tissue removal that's been bothering me for a decade. I had enlarged nipples that protruded making my chest look more like make breasts! As a male model I was always embarrassed at photoshoots having to pinch my nipples for what I called a... READ MORE

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