Gynecomastia is the medical word used for male breast enlargement. It is a condition that can result in a female-like chest look due to the abnormal growth of breast tissue. In many cases, gynecomastia is caused by an underlying hormonal condition. This condition can also be caused by certain drugs, steroids, major weight gain or loss, or genetics. Men with this issue generally feel anxious and embarrassed, even more so in circumstances where the chest area is exposed like the swimming pool or in the gym. Dallas, TX plastic surgeon Dr. Robert Schwartz offers cosmetic breast treatment for men who have gynecomastia. This procedure has very nice success rate, and it is one of the more popular cosmetic surgeries for men at Robert Schwartz Plastic Surgery.
Gynecomastia surgery is a procedure for men with visible, excess breast tissue that cannot be corrected with diet and exercise. If you are frustrated by the look of your chest and are at a good weight, you may benefit from this surgery at Robert Schwartz Plastic Surgery. Male teens may also benefit from gynecomastia surgery; however, a future procedure may be necessary during adulthood if new breast tissue continues to grow. During your first appointment with Dr. Schwartz, treatment options will be presented and will include the likelihood of having surgery to repair the condition.
"I had the best experience working with Dr. Schwartz and his beautiful staff! I went in for my second breast augmentation to have my saline implants of 13 years removed and replaced with silicone. Upon meeting Dr. Schwartz, I knew immediately my search was over. He walked me through everything in detail, Listened to every question I had and truly wanted me to have the best experience and what I wanted within reason. From the moment I set foot in his surgery center the day of my surgery, I was greeted with smiles and I felt so comfortable, the nurses, Dr. Chang his anesthesiologist, PCD Laura, all of them, I knew I was in good hands! They look amazing now and I love them! Thank you Dr. Schwartz!"- Anonymous / RealSelf / Jul 03, 2019
"Cristy is the best!!!! I’ve followed her from other offices as she is the only one who does my filler the way i want it. Id previously only done my lips and botox, but this past visit I also did Restylane under my eyes and Voluma in my cheeks! I LOVE IT SO MUCH. It’s made me a lot more confident in myself, and Cristy is such a perfectionist she makes sure it’s exactly what you want. I’ll never go anywhere else!!!"- L.M. / Google / Jan 03, 2020
"I cannot express enough how fantastic my experience with R. S. Plastic has been. This has been my first experience with surgery of any sorts. From start to finish everyone has been so kind and willing to help get the look that I wanted. Thank you for making me feel beautiful in my own skin."- T.C. / Google / Dec 16, 2019
"Ive Been Pleased for 12 Years! - Fantastic as always! It’s so great to see Dr. Schwartz. I have enjoyed having my implants for 12 years. They look and feel so natural, just like a part of me! His staff is wonderful and I’m so glad to have had this experience."- M. / RealSelf / Dec 11, 2019
"I did my breast augmentation and filler under the eyes with Dr. Schwartz. The result was beyond my expectations. He is amazing, the whole staff is professional and friendly! I could not have chosen a better doctor to do this. Whenever I need to do anything else, I will definitely do it with him again! Super recommend it!!"- C.H. / Google / Oct 29, 2019
Fat removal is typically used during gynecomastia surgery. Performed under general anesthesia, liposuction is first used to remove excess fat from the chest wall. Next, any loose or wrinkled skin will be excised to create a tighter appearance, and then the nipple will be placed into a correct position. In most cases, this technique requires a small incision near where the glandular tissue resides. Once the fat and loose skin have been addressed, Dr. Schwartz will tighten the remaining skin.
What To Expect
After gynecomastia treatment, your chest will be wrapped with a medical garment to help eliminate swelling. In advanced cases where a more invasive technique was used, a drainage tube may be inserted to assist with fluid buildup. The surgical results following gynecomastia treatment are immediately seen and most patients are extremely pleased with the physical change. The incisions made during this procedure take a few weeks to heal and scarring is usually barely seen. With your enhanced chest, you can get clearance from Dr. Schwartz to continue exercise and strength training, which will assist in complementing the final outcome.
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If you suffer from the effects of gynecomastia, we welcome you to contact our office to schedule a consultation with Dr. Schwartz to learn more about male breast reduction surgery at Robert Schwartz Plastic Surgery in Dallas, TX. We have helped many men and have enjoyed seeing them regain their self-confidence.