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Breast Reduction for Men New Jersey – Body Contouring Surgery
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You may be a candidate for reduction of gynecomastia if you are a man who has excessively large breasts, or if you have excess or sagging tissue in your chest area after losing a large amount of weight. Male breast reduction is intended to give the patient a flatter chest with more masculine male contour.
Male Breast Reduction New Jersey Plastic Surgery
Excess breast tissue or fat can be removed with liposuction, excision, or a combination of both. Dr. Franckle uses several types of advanced liposuction equipment to obtain the best result. Excess skin can also be excised. The male breast reduction procedure is usually done on an outpatient basis under general anesthesia but can be done with sedation and local anesthesia.
Recovery From Male Breast Reduction New Jersey
You will go home several hours after surgery to be cared for by a friend or relative. A compression vest or chest wrapping is usually indicated for two to three weeks after surgery to help reduce swelling and support the skin.
Additional procedures that will enhance the result are liposuction of excess fat in axilla (armpit area) or contouring and flattening of abdomen with liposuction and/or tummy tuck.
The specific risks and the suitability of male breast reduction for a given individual can be determined only at the time of consultation. All surgical procedures have some degree of risk. Minor complications that do not affect the outcome occur occasionally. Major complications are unusual.