Ask Dr. Whiteman: Am I a Candidate for Gynecomastia Surgery?

Male breast enlargement may sound abnormal to some, but the truth is that it is extremely common for men to experience this aesthetic condition. In fact, experts estimate that gynecomastia, a condition that causes the growth of excess glandular tissue in the chest, affects at least 40% of all men in the US. And while

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What’s Currently Trending in Male Plastic Surgery?

Plastic surgery continues to grow in popularity among male patients with each passing year. With that said, I thought now would be a great time to discuss some current trends in male plastic surgery that I have noticed among my patients. As a double board-certified plastic surgeon, I pride myself on keeping up with everything

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Successfully Treating Gynecomastia with Male Breast Reduction

I have been working with male plastic surgery patients for years and cannot count how many times that I have been asked about potential treatment options for gynecomastia (male breast enlargement). Specifically, many guys are interested in the possibility of a nonsurgical treatment alternative for this condition. Unfortunately, this does not exist. Any medication that

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Taking a Statistical Look At Gynecomastia In Men

For men, the possibility of developing male breast enlargement is always lingering. While many men with gynecomastia, a condition that causes excess glandular tissue in the chest area, are ashamed of their appearance, the truth is that they are not alone. In fact, gynecomastia is very common and can affect men and boys of all

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Ask Dr. Whiteman: What to Expect From Male Breast Reduction

Everyone wants to feel confident in the way they look. However, for many men, this can be a challenge thanks to gynecomastia. Gynecomastia is a condition where excess glandular tissue in the chest area creates the appearance of male breast enlargement, sometimes referred to as “man boobs.” Instead of focusing too much on the effects

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