Gynecomastia

Male Breast ReductionMale breast enlargement or gynecomastia is easily treated at UELC. The enlargement of the male breast usually occurs during puberty and resolves over time. In some cases however, the breast do not completely resolve it can become problematic. The larger sized male breast can for some cause embarrassment and affect behaviour and self-esteem. Wearing certain types of cloths and playing certain sports also may become difficult for a number of reasons.

Gynecomastia treatment at UELC is an outpatient procedure that involves a single mini incision. Using our safe liposuction technique, fat and breast tissue is precisely removed in under an hour. This rapid recovery technique does not allow for any scars around the nipple or directly over the breast. Most patients return to full regular activities within 3 weeks. There is minimal swelling, bleeding and discomfort after the surgery. Please contact us for the Minimal Incision Gynecomastia surgery. We are here to help you.

Male Breast Reduction in Vaughan
Determine if Gynecomastia in Vaughan is Right for You

The presence of breast tissue and fatty deposits on a man’s chest can lead to feelings of insecurity and distress. If you are interested in male breast reduction in Vaughan, the team at UELC can provide experienced support and great results with gynecomastia surgery. Customized care and detailed information are the steps to a successful treatment that can renew your sense of confidence and body satisfaction.

What is Male Breast Reduction or Gynecomastia?

Male breast reduction surgery, commonly known as gynecomastia, is the process of removing fat and breast tissue from the breast area. It is an outpatient procedure that involves a single mini incision. Using safe and secure liposuction techniques, the treatment can usually be completed in one hour. Fat, excess skin, and glandular tissue can all be safely removed with minimal scarring. Typically, the incision is made near the nipple. For some patients, the incision can be made towards the outside of the chest for a less noticeable result.

Am I a Good Candidate for Gynecomastia Correction?

Men who are in good health are ideal candidates. If your skin is elastic, your results will be better. Candidates should also be emotionally stable and have realistic expectations for the procedure, recovery, and results. Your plastic surgeon in Vaughan will be able to walk you through the process and determine your individual candidacy based on medical records and emotional health. Males who are obese, overweight, or those who indulge in alcohol or marijuana use are not good candidates. These conditions and habits can cause gynecomastia.

How to Prepare for Male Breast Reduction Treatment

Once you have had your initial Consultation and determined that male breast reduction is the right option for you, we can begin to prepare you for surgery. You will meet with your plastic surgeon to go over the details and get personalized instructions that cover everything about your procedure. This will include clothing choices, what to, or not to, eat and drink the day before surgery. Smokers are required to stop smoking one to two weeks before the procedure to minimize healing problems and increase circulation. Certain medications and vitamins maybe recommended for the best results.

What is the Recovery Following Male Breast Reduction?

After A Male Breast ReductionMany patients have concerns about the downtime and lifestyle implications after gynecomastia surgery. While there is some downtime and adjustments that will be need to be made in order to fully heal and ensure great results, keep in mind the Before & After Male Breast Reduction Results will be worth the downtime…YOU are worth the downtime!

In the days following the procedure, you will feel discomfort that can be managed with prescribed pain medications. Rest will accelerate healing. If required, child care options and work arrangements should be made ahead of time. You will experience swelling, bruising, and be required to wear a compression garment for 6 weeks following the procedure. Swelling will go down in the weeks following the treatment, and the full results of your gynecomastia will be enjoyed in approximately three months. Remember everyone heals at different rates.

Most patients walk on the day of their surgery and return to their work routine after one week. A follow up appointment with your plastic surgeon will be scheduled and stitches are typically removed one to two weeks afterwards. Strenuous physical activity or weight lifting should be avoided for one month. Moderate exercise can be resumed after two weeks. Protect scars from hyperpigmentation by keeping them from sun exposure for at least six months.

Cost of Male Breast Reduction Surgery in Vaughan

Providing an accurate price for a gynecomastia procedure is difficult, since many factors impact the individual case and cost of the procedure. The combination of treatments, extent of the condition to be corrected, and other factors including technique and personal health history can make the cost vary greatly. Once a thorough consultation has been completed, a Cost Estimate can be provided by your plastic surgeon in Vaughan.

Schedule Your Male Breast Reduction Consultation in Vaughan

Our team of experienced plastic surgeons will work with you to create a full treatment plan, covering everything from your expectations and medical history to recovery and future maintenance. Your Complimentary Consultation provides the opportunity for us to answer your questions and provide sound guidance before suitable treatment is decided upon. Rely on our years of experience performing gynecomastia correction for the results you desire.

Book your appointment to find out if male breast reduction in Vaughan is a suitable option for you. Call us at 416-653-8352 today to book your initial consultation or Contact us online.

*Individual Results May Vary