What is Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia is the medical term for enlarged male breasts that can result in a feminine chest due to abnormally growing breast tissue. Many times, gynecomastia is caused by an unknown hormonal problem or by certain drugs, steroids, obesity, or genetics. Men with this issue often feel frustrated and anxious when their chest is exposed, such as by the pool or in the gym. Oklahoma City, OK plastic surgeon Dr. Kamal Sawan performs cosmetic breast treatment for men who suffer from gynecomastia. This cosmetic treatment has very high success rates and is one of the more common cosmetic procedures for men.
"I recently moved to Edmond about a year ago when I first saw Dr. Sawan for filler. I loved my first experience and still enjoy every appointment. Dr. Sawan is honest, trustworthy and so educated in all the products he uses. He explains and answers all concerns and questions and also helped me by correcting my previous filler work. I recommend him to anyone."- A.L. / Google / Aug 21, 2020
"Dr. Sawan is the greatest plastic surgeon ever! I’ve been under the knife several times with him and it’s always been an amazing experience! I would not recommend anyone else in the entire world!"- M.P. / Facebook / Aug 31, 2023
"Dr.Sawan & The staff have been the most amazing people ever! They have made my experience incredible since day 1! Dr.Sawan & Ana made all of my nerves go away by explaining everything and answering my questions thoroughly, I knew I made the best decision by picking Dr.Sawan to be my surgeon he has an amazing personality and very thorough & most definitely knows what he is doing he will not sugar coat anything he will tell you how it is and he will tell you everything you need to know!!! I’m 3 months post op and I’m loving my results. If I could give 20/5 stars I would!! Thank you Dr.Sawan and staff for everything and for making me feel amazing as well as look amazing!"- M.R. / Google / May 26, 2023
"Dr. Sawan is the best of the best! I have had a few different procedures and I am so happy with the results of each one. He does many follow up appointments to make sure everything is healing as it should. You can tell he really cares. Everyone in his office is so very kind also. I am so glad I chose Sawan Surgical Aesthetics and I will definitely be back for future procedures."- R.S. / Google / May 20, 2023
"Very professional with amazing results."- L.L. / Google / Mar 11, 2023
Can I Get Gynecomastia Surgery?
If you have embarrassing, excess breast tissue that won't go away through a healthy lifestyle or exercise and diet, you may benefit from male breast reduction surgery at Sawan Surgical Aesthetics. Teenagers can also benefit from gynecomastia surgery; however, it's important to note that a secondary procedure may be needed during adulthood if new breast tissue continues. In your initial consultation with plastic surgeon Dr. Sawan, treatment considerations will be given, including the possibility of moving forward with surgery to correct the condition.
How is Gynecomastia Surgery Performed?
To begin your gynecomastia surgery, you will be put under general anesthesia, then liposuction will be used as a way to reduce excess fat tissue from the chest wall. From there, any loose or wrinkled skin will be removed to produce a tighter appearance. The nipple area and surrounding areola will be surgically reshaped and placed into a proper position. For most men, this technique requires a small incision in proximity to where the glandular tissue has formed. After the pockets of fat and excess skin have been removed, Dr. Sawan will pull together the remaining skin and create a slimmer look on your chest.
What Can I Expect After My Gynecomastia Surgery?
As your gynecomastia treatment is finished, your chest will be secured with a medical garment to help reduce bruising and swelling. In advanced cases where a reconstructive technique was used, a small tube for draining may be properly positioned to assist with fluid, in which Dr. Sawan will discuss with you during your consultation. Your results will be visible almost immediately. The incisions made during treatment take time to heal, and scarring is usually barely visible. However, it's important to make sure you follow Dr. Sawan's at-home care instructions to help with the healing process. Dr. Sawan will give you instructions on when it is safe to incorporate exercise and weight training, which will complement the end results. After you're healing process, you will be left with an enhanced chest and sleek figure.
Plan Your Procedure
- Average Cost
- $4,000 - $6,000
- Recovery Time
- 1 Week
- How Long It Takes
- 1.5-3 Hours
- Follow Up Time
- 1 Week
- Procedure Recovery Location
Bare Your Chest with Pride
If you suffer from male breast enlargement (gynecomastia), we invite you to call our office and schedule a consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Sawan to learn more about our male breast reduction procedure at Sawan Surgical Aesthetics. With this treatment, you won't have to keep hiding your chest when you go to the gym or beach. We have worked with many Oklahoma City, OK men and have enjoyed helping them regain their self-confidence. We look forward to doing the same for you!
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