Tuesday, April 30, 2013

San Francisco Gynecomastia Surgery-The Center Of Excellence

Gynecomastia is known as "female like" breast on a man. The treatments for this condition is male breast reduction as well as gynecomastia surgery. Generally, when this abnormal condition develops it's usually always permanent and surgical treatment is required to flatten the male chest.

Gynecomastia is sometimes referred to as man boobs, men breasts or moobs. No matter which word is used, gynecomastia is among the most popular plastic surgical men's surgical procedure performed in the United States, if not the world. Gynecomastia treatment or male breasts reduction is the fourth most common surgical operation performed in the usa.

Adolescent gynecomastia is the most common. The breast develop during puberty due to the hormone changes. This is normal development. In this special situation the boy breast resolves within two years in ninety present of the cases. The less fortunate boys live with male breast enlargement and are susceptible to social as well as emotional concerns. In many cases, this may be devastating to a child stunting his development.

Steroid-induced gynecomastia is another common case of men breasts. Other prescription drugs can case male breast development. Many common medicines can cause gynecomastia therefore reading the list of side effect is very important.

Pseudo -gynecomastia is male breast enlargement caused by excess fat build up. This is typical in men who're overweight and can be improved with weight reduction. It is difficult to recognise if you have true gynecomastia or perhaps pseudo-gynecomastia, even by examination it can be hard. The history of when and exactly how the male breast enlargement developed may possibly provide useful information.

Dr .. Delgado is a Gynecomastia expert. He performs perform over one-hundred-twenty cases annually. At least thirty-five percent of his cases are revision Gynecomastia surgical treatment from other practices. Dr. Delgado treats many men within the San Francisco Bay Area region. He provides a free traveling package for four nights stay at a nearby hotel as well as transportation to and from the airport. The hotel also offers a program providing you with transportation back and forth from Dr . Delgado's office. Please look at the hundreds of pre and post photos on his web site and the various videos of men who have undergone Gynecomastia surgery. Call now for a free DVD.  415-898-4161 or email for a in office or virtual consultation.




Tuesday, November 22, 2011

Gynecomastia Surgery - Male Breast Reduction

Gynecomastia Surgery - Male Breast Reduction


Gynecomastia is known as "female like" breast on a man.  The treatment of this condition is male breast reduction or gynecomastia surgery.  Unfortunately, when this condition develops it is usually always permanent and surgery is required to flatten the male chest.

Gynecomastia-Pre Op Photo
Post Op Photo-6 months

Gynecomastia is sometimes referred to as man boobs, men breast or moobs.  No matter which term is used, gynecomastia is one of the most popular cosmetic surgical male procedures performed in the United States, if not the world. Gynecomastia reduction or male breast reduction is the 4th most common surgical procedure performed in the States.

The treatment of gynecomastia is glandular excision and liposuction.  The firm breast gland cannot be remove by liposuction no matter if it is Vaser, ultrasonic or Smart lipo.  The breast gland must be surgically removed and the liposuction feathers or blends the tissue into a smooth contour. However, if the condition is pseudo-gynecomastia is can be successfully treated with liposuction.

Friday, November 4, 2011

Adolescent Gynecomastia

Adolescent gynecomastia occurs during the early teenage years typically 12 to 13 years old. The hormone balance is very critical during this time. The hormone estrogen encourages female characteristics to develop and testosterone causes male development. The imbalance of these hormones with an over balance of estrogen will cause breast bud development in males causing gynecomastia.

Adolescent gynecomastia will usually regress within 18 months of development. When breast enlargement does not regress in a timely fashion, the emotional consequence that can result in the teenage years can be long lasting for both emotional and social development.
14 year old with adolescent gynecomastia
6 months after gland excision and liposuction.
Despite all efforts, gynecomastia can further affect self-esteem and social development. A team of approach for these young men is required with an Endocrinologist, dietician, and social support network. If all efforts are unsuccessful then surgical intervention may be reasonable to prevent further emotional and social deterioration.

The following video is the story of 3 men who go through their story living with gynecomastia and under going surgical correction.  This is the short version of this video,in which, Miguel Delgado, MD is the gynecomastia specialist and thes are his patients.