Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia Surgery) Procedure Guide
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Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia Surgery) Procedure Guide

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.

SUMMARY

Procedure time

1 to 3 hours

Overnight stay

0 to 1 night

Anaesthetic

General or local with sedation

Recovery time

6 months

Overview
Cost
Candidates & Medical Conditions
The Procedure
The Consultation
Risks & Complications
Preparation
Aftercare

Frequently Asked Questions

Male Breast Reduction Surgery FAQs

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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

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