nipple reduction 101

December 5, 2020

Nipple Reduction 101

It might feel just a bit cringe-worthy, we’ll give you that, but nipple reduction in New York at our practice is actua...

What if it Isn’t Gynecomastia?

September 18, 2020

What’s Inside Your Man Boobs?

Are there different kinds of gynecomastia? How can you figure out “what’s in there?” And how does what’s under...

Surprising Benefits of Man Boob Surgery

January 7, 2019

Surprising Benefits of Man Boob Surgery

Not many guys with moobs need to be told about the benefits of gynecomastia surgery. The coveted masculine contours are ...

man boobs in New York

September 5, 2018

Gynecomastia Despair: There IS Hope!

Cases of man boobs are as individual as they come—and we’re not just talking about the physical condition. The psyc...

post-op puffy nipples

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...

Gland or Fat: Does it Matter?

July 12, 2016

Gland or Fat: Does it Matter?

One of the most frequently asked questions we field about cases of gynecomastia in New York and online is: are my man bo...

gynecomastia New York

February 9, 2016

Gynecomastia Surgery: What Happens to Areolas?

If you’re wondering what happens to areolas with gynecomastia surgery, don’t be embarrassed. Anyone—man or woman...

A Surprising Thing About Teen Gynecomastia

May 7, 2015

A Surprising Thing About Teen Gynecomastia

We have met with hundreds of teens suffering from gynecomastia in New York over our thirty years in practice, and there'...

3 Reasons Why Losing Weight Won’t Lose You the Moobs

April 6, 2015

3 Reasons Why Losing Weight Won’t Lose You the Moobs

It seems quite logical to think that if you have gynecomastia, dropping some pounds will improve the appearance of your ...

Greece to NYC: Gynecomastia Surgery Through the Years

March 22, 2015

Greece: Gynecomastia Surgery Through the Years

Long before there were anabolic steroids, drugs that impacted the hormone system and other known and suspected man boob ...

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...

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...

Alternatives to Gynecomastia Surgery

May 14, 2014

Alternatives to Gynecomastia Surgery

Are there ways to treat moobs without surgery? As a recognized "go-to" source of information about enlarged male breasts...

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...

adolescent gynecomastia

July 18, 2013

Teen Gynecomastia: The Known and Unknown

As if enlarged breasts weren't frustrating enough for young men, there is much medical professionals still don't know ab...


July 7, 2013

Is it Breast Gland or Fat?

A few days ago another member of asked a question we have heard many times: are my man boobs made up of...

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...

acne and male breast reduction

March 18, 2012

Male Breast Reduction and Acne

Some of our New York gynecomastia patients suffer double anguish over the look of their chest: man boobs and acne. One o...

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...

bodybuilders gynecomastia

February 9, 2012

Gynecomastia: Exercise Can Make it Worse?

It may sound counterintuitive, but it's true: exercise can make man boobs look even more prominent. We realize it may s...

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December 22, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery: A Custom Fit

If you visit a prospective gynecomastia surgeon who can tell you exactly what he or she will do during your procedure, a...

How to Talk to Your Son About Gynecomastia

December 5, 2011

How to Talk to Your Son about Gynecomastia

If your son is growing a case of man boobs, you’ll want to think about how to support him. As a practice highly exper...

prolactinoma and gynecomastia

December 1, 2011

Gynecomastia and Prolactinoma

If you have developed gynecomastia at a time when your hormone levels should be relatively stable, you may want to consi...

travel for gynecomastia surgery

December 1, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery Abroad?

It may sound enticing: male breast reduction at a lower cost and a vacation in an exotic locale to boot. It's no wonder ...

Manhattan gynecomastia

October 18, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery and Hormone Levels

Here in Manhattan, gynecomastia patients tend to be fairly savvy about their condition. Many are aware that hormones alm...

gynecomastia New York

October 13, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery: Is a Compression Garment a Must?

Some of our New York gynecomastia patients express concern about wearing a compression garment after male breast reducti...

gynecomastia Manhattan

October 8, 2011

Gynecomastia and Propecia

We find that, for most men we work with - whether we talk online, by phone or in person in our offices in Manhattan - th...

gynecomastia and your skin

September 28, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery and Your Skin

Men tend not to think about their skin too much, but it is definitely a factor when it comes to male breast reduction. O...

Manhattan gynecomastia

September 23, 2011

Gynecomastia and Other Medical Conditions

The questions we field about man boobs run the gamut--whether we are responding to postings on community-oriented sites ...

gynecomastia body builders

September 20, 2011

Gynecomastia and Body Building

When body builders come to consult us about gynecomastia in New York, they frequently express a great deal of frustratio...

A Gynecomastia Myth: Exercise Can Fix It

August 31, 2011

A Gynecomastia Myth: Exercise Can Fix It

One of the great things about the Internet is also one of its biggest drawbacks: the variable nature of the information ...

Tuberous Gynecomastia

August 23, 2011

Puffy Nipples or Tuberous Man Boobs?

We suggest that each patient with gynecomastia in South Florida seek the best man boob surgeon they can find, of course....

One-Sided Gynecomastia: Some Surprises

August 20, 2011

One-Sided Gynecomastia: Some Surprises

If you have one-sided gynecomastia, we have information to share that may surprise you. We understand that having one m...

gynecomastia or male breast cancer

August 15, 2011

Gynecomastia or Male Breast Cancer?

As noted on a leading gynecomastia resource website,, some men worry that their developing gynecomastia...

Areola Reduction: Do You Need It?

July 14, 2011

Areola Reduction: Do You Need It?

Many gynecomastia patients are concerned about overly large areolas. Therefore, it's not unusual for patients who make a...

male breast reduction

July 10, 2011

Gynecomastia and Your Weight

Gynecomastia and excess weight often go hand-in-hand. It makes sense when you consider that, for many patients, the unde...

Fibrous Gynecomastia? Fat? What is it?!

June 10, 2011

Fibrous Gynecomastia? Fat? What is it?!

If you browse sites like, you'll notice many men struggling to understand--even obsessing over--what's ...

tea tree oil and gynecomastia

May 29, 2011

Causes of Gynecomastia: Lavender and Tea Tree Oil?

The story has been kicking around the Internet so long it has the feel of an urban legend: lavender and tea tree oil can...

alcohol can cause gynecomastia

May 15, 2011

Gynecomastia and Alcohol: What’s the Connection?

What causes male breast enlargement? This is the question we field most often on,on other websites and ...

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