Mondor's syndrome after gynecomastia surgery

April 16, 2021

Mondor’s Syndrome, a Rare Gynecomastia Complication

If you’re one of those guys who insists on being aware of every detail related to gynecomastia surgery, here’s a rar...

The Survey Says: Gynecomastia Surgery 98% "Worth It"

February 3, 2020

The Survey Says: Gynecomastia Surgery 98% “Worth It”

If you have ever wondered whether men who choose gynecomastia surgery find the procedure “worth it,” you don’t nee...

BPA and Gynecomastia: Should You Worry?

May 12, 2019

BPA and Gynecomastia: Should You Worry?

If you're like many people, you've probably heard of the chemical BPA, and you might have a vague sense that it could be...

non-binary top surgery

April 14, 2019

Plastic Surgeons: Welcome Non-Binary Patients

An inspiring milestone was reached in our state in January. As reported by GLAAD, a young person named Jackie became the...

Soy and Man Boobs

January 29, 2019

Soy and Man Boobs

They say “what goes around, comes around,” and nothing could fit this old cliché better than supposed causes of man...

Teen Gynecomastia: Are Hormone Tests Needed?

August 2, 2018

Teen Gynecomastia: Are Hormone Tests Needed?

If you’re a teen with gynecomastia, you and your parents may be wondering what kind of medical evaluation to seek. Sh...

Lavender, Tea Tree Oil and Man Boobs in the News Again

March 27, 2018

Lavender, Tea Tree Oil and Man Boobs in the News Again

The most perplexing puzzle about gynecomastia is what’s behind each case. Don’t get us wrong—there’s a lot the ...

Perfection, Plastic Surgery and New York Gynecomastia Patients

January 14, 2018

Perfection, Plastic Surgery and Gynecomastia Patients

Late last year, a pair of U.K. researchers published a study in the Psychological Bulletin, a publication of the America...

Gynecomastia, HIV and Cosmetic Surgery in New York

January 5, 2018

Gynecomastia, HIV and Cosmetic Surgery in New York

We were dismayed to read last month that a Manhattan cosmetic surgery practice denied gynecomastia surgery to patients w...

Men and Breast Cancer: Good and Bad News

November 12, 2017

Men and Breast Cancer: Good and Bad News

The American Cancer Society and its partners do a great job promoting October as Breast Cancer Awareness month, don’t ...

Beer Boobs: The Real Story

September 15, 2017

Beer Boobs: The Real Story

Oh, say it ain’t so! Beer can cause man boobs? Last month, an article in the online magazine Vice reported that beer...

Does Fast Food Cause Moobs?

August 14, 2017

Does Fast Food Cause Moobs?

“Man Has Surgery To Remove Breast, Doctors Blame Fast Food,” an online headline stated just last week. Just one pro...

Top 5 Takeaways from New Transgender Surgery Study

July 9, 2017

Top 5 Takeaways from New Transgender Surgery Study

New information on transgender surgery is so welcome. We were delighted to spot an article in The Rainbow Times highlig...

can moobs ruin a career?

January 12, 2017

Can Moobs Ruin a Career?

If you know anything about gynecomastia, you know what guys with the condition go through. In more than thirty years of...

Sweating the Moobs: How is Hyperhidrosis Like Gynecomastia?

November 17, 2016

Sweating the Moobs: How is Hyperhidrosis Like Gynecomastia?

Strictly speaking—and medically speaking—hyperhidrosis is not like gynecomastia at all. Excessive sweating and deve...

torsoplasty

September 5, 2015

A Torsoplasty Tune Up

Isn't it a great feeling when you get some maintenance work accomplished all at once? Like when you take your car in to...

Transitioning: Transgender Surgery May not Be the Hard Part

August 12, 2015

Transitioning: Transgender Surgery May not Be the Hard Part

Now that society is beginning to embrace transgender citizens, life must be better for those who were "born in the wrong...

plastic surgery after weight loss

July 5, 2015

Plastic Surgery After Weight Loss for Guys

Inspirational, isn't it? The whole country seems to be getting on the weight loss/fitness bandwagon. TV shows like The...

celebrities with man boobs

June 15, 2015

Top 5 Ways Celebrities with Man Boobs Cope

Ordinary guys who don't elect male breast reduction surgery struggle to "deal and conceal." If Internet gossip is any i...

male breast cancer

February 19, 2015

How to Tell if You Might Have Male Breast Cancer

Let's say you have a case of gynecomastia and you have decided to accept it and move on with your life. Then, one day, i...

Male Bodies After Weight Loss

January 14, 2015

Male Bodies After Weight Loss

You see the side of weight loss where it's like amazing that this person lost all this weight, but you never see what ha...

Propecia and Male Breast Cancer

September 27, 2014

Propecia and Male Breast Cancer

Sometimes it seems like the woes of pharmaceutical giants that make certain drugs and their male clients will never end....

Of Moobs, Marijuana and Making Changes

April 17, 2014

Of Moobs, Marijuana and Making Changes

If you're considering surgery for gynecomastia and you smoke marijuana, you're facing an interesting challenge. You prob...

Risperdal gynecomastia

March 18, 2014

The Risperdal/Gynecomastia Saga, a Summary

As a practice specializing in male breast reduction surgery, we have followed the media buzz about Risperdal, gynecomast...

gynecomastia New York

August 13, 2013

Gynecomastia and Finasteride

We see dozens of patients for gynecomastia in New York each year who are taking finasteride in one form or the other (Pr...

man boobs

May 20, 2013

Non-Surgical Cures for Man Boobs?

We have noticed an uptick in Internet activity promoting non-surgical cures for gynecomastia. Any scheme designed to rel...

How Young is Too Young for Gynecomastia Surgery?

March 22, 2013

Too Young for Gynecomastia Surgery?

Several years ago, an article published on a New Zealand website revealed that boys as young as eight years old are lini...

male breast cancer news

May 31, 2012

Male Breast Cancer News

A recent study appears to confirm what most physicians already accept as generally true: male breast cancer tends to be ...

gynecomastia specialist

April 20, 2012

Help Me Find a Gynecomastia Specialist!

There was an interesting discussion on gynecomastia.org early this month. A man with gynecomastia, not a New York or Cal...

gynecomastia new york

April 11, 2012

Gynecomastia Resources for You

By the time they consult us about male breast reduction, our New York patients have typically done quite a bit of resear...

Plastic Surgeons for Men

April 5, 2012

Plastic Surgeons for Men

No, that title's not a typo. There are plenty of places on the Web to find information on "plastic surgery for men;" we ...

New York gynecomastia surgery

March 24, 2012

Gynecomastia Surgery Numbers Holding Steady

What can you say about a statistic that remains about the same year after year? In the case of the number of men electin...

New York gynecomastia

February 20, 2012

Gynecomastia by the Numbers

If you think gynecomastia is a relatively new phenomenon - or at least that it is extra prevalent nowadays due steroid u...

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