Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia Surgery) Guide & Price

Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia Surgery) Guide & Price

A male breast reduction is one of the most commonly performed plastic procedures for men in the UK. The procedure involves removing excess breast tissue, fat and sometimes skin to reduce the size of the breast and create a firmer, more defined chest contour.


Procedure time

1 to 3 hours

Overnight stay

0 to 1 night


General or local with sedation

Recovery time

6 months


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Male Breast Reduction Surgery Cost
Candidates & Medical Conditions
The Procedure
The Consultation
Risks & Complications

Procedure Locations


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Gynecomastia not only affects physical appearances, but can also negatively impact confidence and mental health. Male breast reduction surgery could address these issues