Ruben Abrams MD FACS | Aesthetic | Cosmetic Plastic Surgery | (310) 651-8881

Breast Procedures | Male Breast Reduction

Male Breast Reduction | Mastectomy for Gynecomastia


breast-before-after-2Males often develop prominence of their breasts at puberty, which usually subsides spontaneously by the end of their teen years. However, occasionally this problem persists, resulting in a condition known as “Gynecomastia”, which means the presence of prominent female type breasts in a male. The problem can also be caused by certain substances or medications.The procedure for removal of this excess breast tissue can either be done through suction assisted liposculpture (liposuction), or surgically through a small incision made around the lower half of the areola, or a combination of both, depending on the consistency of the breast,The results are often dramatic and gratifying, and significantly enhance the male patient’s self-esteem