Male Breast Reductions: More Common and Life Changing Than Ever

Male Breast Reductions: More Common and Life Changing Than Ever

For many men, excess fat in the chest area, or “man boobs,” as the term is loosely called, is a very real concern.

Also known as gynecomastia, this condition of enlarged male breasts affects many men — with over three million reported cases. Many times, no amount of diet or exercise can completely reduce the fat in this area.

But there is hope. And for many men, it can be life changing. Read on for more.

Treatment for gynecomastia in Michigan

A male breast reduction is the only truly effective way to treat gynecomastia. Dr. Andrew Lofman is a board-certified plastic surgeon who specializes in male breast reductions in southeast Michigan.

Male breast reductions in metro Detroit and across the globe are becoming more and more common. Reason being, men want to look and feel their best just as women do. And excess fat in the breast area can hinder self-confidence.

A male breast reduction is a safe treatment done under anesthesia that removes excess fat and glandular tissue in the breast area to reveal a more masculine look and firmer contour. With the use of liposuction, Dr. Andrew can sculpt a chest contour that looks and feels natural.

What you should know

While excess fat in the breast area can be caused by a variety of things, including weight, genetics, some medications and even parabens, some men are simply predisposed to excess fat in this area.

If you are considering a male breast reduction, take comfort in the following: Incisions for the procedure are small and inconspicuous. Further, with the use of the latest techniques and cosmetic surgery tools and technology, the recover from this treatment is typically quick.

You should, however, be certain to choose a board-certified cosmetic surgeon who is an expert in male breast reductions to ensure your safety and the results you want.

Renowned cosmetic surgeon in metro Detroit

Dr. Andrew is a board-certified plastic surgeon in southeast Michigan specializing in a variety of cosmetic surgery procedures, including male breast reduction.

His experience is vast and his reputation is longstanding in the area. In fact, most of his patients come to him by way of referral.

Dr. Andrew’s patients are consistently pleased with the results he provides for them. Additionally, they say, his bedside manner combined with his knowledge and skill are what influence them to choose him for their cosmetic surgery treatments. His focus is always on patient safety and education, and he takes pride in making the very best recommendations to help patients achieve the bodies they desire.

If you would like to learn more about male breast reduction in metro Detroit, please feel to contact our office today. We’d be happy to talk to you more about this procedure.