Choose language:

8500 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 615 | Beverly Hills, CA 90211

(310) 278-4200

5 Things to Ask Yourself if You Think You Have Gynecomastia

As a board-certified plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia surgery, I ask patients certain questions during a consultation. This helps me try and figure out whether someone has gynecomastia and what the cause may be. Below is a list of 5 questions you should ask yourself if you think... Read More ⇒

Nipple Repositioning and Skin Excision: When is it necessary?

As a plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia surgery, I come across chests of all shapes and sizes. Gynecomastia can present in a variety of ways, from small glandular firmness under the nipple to full-on breasts with ptosis, or droopiness. For most gynecomastia cases, removal of the excess tis... Read More ⇒

Can Creatine Cause Gynecomastia?

As a plastic surgeon who specializes in gynecomastia surgery, I come across this question quite frequently in my consultations. Any male with gynecomastia who has been on forums may have come across this ques... Read More ⇒

Hard Lumps After Gynecomastia Surgery

As a plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia surgery, I spend a lot of time answering patient questions through emails and various internet forums. One of the most common topics of conversation is feeling firm lumps after surgery. Obviously men who have gynecomastia are all too familiar wi... Read More ⇒

Gynecomastia Surgery Recovery

As a plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia procedures one of the most important questions I get asked during the consultation is the recovery process. The most important thing to know about the recovery process is that it is just that…a process.  In this post I will lay out the general ... Read More ⇒

Mondor’s Thrombophlebitis

From time to time, patients who undergo gynecomastia surgery come in for their 1 month follow up and say that they feel a firm, rope-like structure on their abdomen or chest.  They usually say they noticed it around 2-4 weeks after surgery. Sometimes it is painful, sometimes not. Obviously the... Read More ⇒

Gynecomastia and Steroid Use

As a plastic surgeon specializing in gynecomastia surgery, I see a variety of causes of increased breast tissue in my patients. One of the more direct and easily identified causes of gynecomastia is exogenous steroid use. Grouped broadly, there is a large variety of steroid medications and routes... Read More ⇒