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September 25, 2021

Finding A Gynecomastia Specialist: A View on Reviews

From plumbers to pizza—online reviews are ubiquitous these days. Everyone uses them to help make choices. Considerin...

Gynecomastia Surgery Satisfaction

September 16, 2021

Gynecomastia Surgery Satisfaction

It’s the million-dollar question each prospective gynecomastia patient ponders: will I be happy if I choose surgery? ...

What to Expect When You Fly in for Gynecomastia Surgery

January 18, 2021

What to Expect When You Fly in for Gynecomastia Surgery

We often say that it’s worth it to travel to work with a gynecomastia specialist. And New York City, where our plasti...

Bad News and Good News About Gynecomastia Revision

December 22, 2020

Bad News and Good News About Gynecomastia Revision

In our New York cosmetic surgery practice, we perform a lot of gynecomastia revision surgery. And we’ve been doing so...

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November 22, 2020

Can Gynecomastia Come Back?

It is so rare for gynecomastia to come back that we advise guys who fret about this before man boob surgery in New York ...

Say No to Gynecomastia Revision!

November 13, 2020

Say No to Gynecomastia Revision!

We were browsing the forums on gynecomastia.org recently, as we do at least weekly, to understand what guys are concerne...

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...

A Sunken Look After Gynecomastia Surgery

November 5, 2019

A Sunken Look After Gynecomastia Surgery

Just the other day we answered a question on gynecomastia.org about the occurrence of sunken chests and inverted nipples...

Revision Revelations

September 17, 2019

Revision Revelations

What can you expect from a man boob surgery do-over? It’s a very good question, and one that can tell you a lot about...

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February 7, 2019

Real Patient Question: How to Find a Gynecomastia Revision Specialist

We happened across a question on RealSelf the other day. A patient was asking where he might find a gynecomastia revisio...

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December 5, 2018

Gynecomastia Treatment Options and Outcomes

After thirty years of experience performing man boob surgery in New York, talking with men and boys with moobs and advis...

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October 13, 2018

We Don’t Do the Donut!

We’re not talking about breakfast pastries here, though we do try to stay away from those too. What we mean when we sa...

A Gynecomastia Specialist, Not Just Any Plastic Surgeon

September 24, 2018

A Gynecomastia Specialist, Not Just Any Plastic Surgeon

We say it so often it sounds like a no-brainer to us: if you’re going to take the plunge and get surgery for man boobs...

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May 25, 2018

Animation Deformities After Gynecomastia Surgery

Gynecomastia revision candidates in New York and online sometimes ask us about odd looking craters and dents when they f...

A Small Gynecomastia Revision? 3 Things to Consider

September 27, 2017

A Small Gynecomastia Revision? 3 Things to Consider

We fielded a question via gynecomastia.org recently. A young man had posted before and after gynecomastia photos and wa...

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June 22, 2017

Top 3 Reasons for Post-op Puffy Nipples

We give time regularly to help guys online because we know that, for some, gynecomastia is a significant obstacle to fee...

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June 11, 2017

Gynecomastia Surgery: Can You Expect Good Results?

The short answer to the question about gynecomastia surgery results is YES! Generally speaking, those who suffer from m...

New York gynecomastia

April 29, 2017

Gynecomastia Recovery: Looking Worse Before You Look Better?

If there’s one thing we’ve learned in thirty years of performing gynecomastia surgery in New York, it’s that no tw...

Real Patient Question: Who Pays for Gynecomastia Revision?

March 30, 2017

Real Patient Question: Who Pays for Gynecomastia Revision?

When a post-male breast reduction surgery patient is dissatisfied with his results, it can be a tricky situation for bot...

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March 20, 2017

Gynecomastia: The Scar Tissue Issue

We answered some questions about subcutaneous gynecomastia scar tissue online the other day and thought we would share o...

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October 6, 2016

Terrified of Tethering?

What is tethering and why does it strike fear into the hearts of men planning gynecomastia surgery? Tethering is a poss...

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May 13, 2016

Gynecomastia Surgery: 10 Ways to Get a Great Result

We have noticed some fear mongering online about surgical procedures, including male breast reduction. One recent poste...

New York gynecomastia

April 26, 2016

Revision Gynecomastia Surgery: 2 Big Challenges

It’s very possible we perform more surgery for revision gynecomastia here in New York than any other plastic surgeon i...

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January 21, 2016

Craters of the Moobs

Each cosmetic surgery procedure comes with its own set of possible risks and complications—particularly when a patient...

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October 2, 2015

Gynecomastia & Scar Tissue: 5 Things to Know

We sometimes think of excess scar tissue formation after gynecomastia surgery as "the gorilla in the room" - not because...

Bad Man Boob Surgery: Now What?

June 4, 2015

Bad Man Boob Surgery: Now What?

When you think about attractive, masculine looking chests, what images come to mind? A look that's smooth and sleek? R...

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May 29, 2015

What NOT to Do if You Have Man Boobs

We have great respect for general surgeons, just as we do for other healthcare professionals. These doctors are workhor...

Real Patient Question: Do You Remove all the Gland?

March 10, 2015

Real Patient Question: Do You Remove all the Gland?

Here's an inquiry we fielded recently from a real guy with gynecomastia. We actually hear this question quite often: D...

Unhappy with Gynecomastia Surgery Results?

January 24, 2014

Unhappy with Gynecomastia Surgery Results?

Guys with man boobs often feel that there could be few things worse in life than having actual breasts.  One of them mi...

NYC revision gynecomastia

December 14, 2013

Gynecomastia Revision and Your Expectations

We may see more men for revision gynecomastia surgery in NYC than almost any other plastic surgeon in the country. Our p...

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Revision

June 21, 2013

3 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Revision

The journey through and beyond gynecomastia tends to be a difficult one for most men - even more so for someone consider...

gynecomastia scars

June 7, 2013

Scar Tissue in Gynecomastia Surgery and Beyond

We have written a few posts recently about the healing process for the benefit of patients seeking gynecomastia surgery ...

Fat Grafting Can Improve Poor Gynecomastia Surgery Results

October 4, 2012

Fat Grafting Can Improve Poor Gynecomastia Surgery Results

Once in a while we consult with a New York gynecomastia patient whose surgeon removed too much fat or breast gland. Ofte...

How Long Does Male Breast Reduction Surgery Take?

May 16, 2012

How Long Does Male Breast Reduction Surgery Take?

When our New York male breast reduction patients ask how long surgery will take, our answer is - as you might guess - "i...

gynecomastia complications

January 6, 2012

The Dreaded Crater Deformity

If you've done some research on gynecomastia as most of our New York male breast reduction candidates do, you have proba...

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December 1, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery Complications

When it comes to making the decision to have surgery for gynecomastia, our New York patients are happy to find out that ...

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July 4, 2011

Gynecomastia Scars: What to Expect

"Where will the incisions be placed?" "What will my gynecomastia scars look like?" These are questions every man who's...

gynecomastia surgery and symmetry

June 28, 2011

Achieving Symmetry in Gynecomastia Surgery

Something we expect every one of our New York gynecomastia patients to ask is whether he will look natural after surgery...

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May 23, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery: To Revise or not to Revise?

After having surgery with another doctor, some men seek our input about revision for male breast reduction. In our New ...

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