Gynecomastia Treatment in Fredericksburg, VA
What is Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia is the medical term for male breast enlargement. This condition can result in a feminine chest due to increased growing breast tissue. Many times, gynecomastia is related to an unknown hormonal issue. It may also be caused by certain drugs, steroids, significant weight gain or loss, or it can be hereditary. Men with this condition generally feel embarrassed, especially when the upper body and chest are exposed, such as at the beach, pool, or the gym. Fredericksburg, VA plastic surgeons Dr. Howard Heppe, Dr. Harold Bautista, and Dr. Pejman Aflaki perform surgical breast reduction for men with gynecomastia. This surgery does have a very high success rate. It is one of the more popular cosmetic surgeries for men at Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg.
How is Gynecomastia Treatment Performed?
A form of liposuction is usually utilized during surgery for gynecomastia. Performed under anesthesia, liposuction removes excess fat from the internal chest region. Afterward, any lax skin will be carefully trimmed away to create a more tightened look, and then the nipple will be placed into a more correct position. This method usually requires an incision close to where the glandular tissue collects. After the fat pockets and excess skin have been appropriately handled, your surgeon will pull and tighten the remaining skin.
What are the Benefits of Gynecomastia Treatment?
For most men, gynecomastia, or excess breast tissue, can be bothersome and shameful. To address this concern, male breast reduction surgery (gynecomastia treatment) at Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg can provide life-changing changes with a number of incredible advantages that include:
- Gives you a stronger, manlier look
- Yields a leaner, more chiseled appearance
- Makes exercise and physical activity easier
- Heightens self-image and confidence
- Defines the chest
- Provides results that are dramatic and long-lasting
- Reshapes and chisels the chest
- Releases you from wanting to wear a shirt at the pool or beach
- Gets rid of unwanted fat tissue in the chest region
- Short healing time
Gynecomastia Treatment Reviews
Saw Dr. Bautista for breast augmentation and extremely pleased with my experience. He was patient with my questions and educated me on realistic results. I’m overwhelmingly happy with the outcome and without hesitation recommend him!
I had such a great experience here. Everyone in the office is so helpful and professional. I’ve had 5 large babies and had quite the muffin top situation going on. I can’t believe the difference the tummy tuck made. I’ve heard of other people traveling far away to get procedures done, but I’m super grateful we have such a high caliber plastic surgery office here in Fredericksburg!
I had a breast augmentation done in May and I could not be happier. Dr Heppe and his staff were very professional, helpful and supportive in making sure that what I wanted is what I got. I’ve waited my entire adult life for this surgery and would do it again with this team in a second. A+ all the way around!
I recently underwent a transformative journey with Dr. Aflaki, a highly skilled plastic surgeon, on March 15th. I opted for a tummy tuck and breast augmentation, and I must say that my experience exceeded all expectations. From start to finish, Dr. Aflaki’s commitment to precision and the compassionate care provided by his team made my surgical experience truly remarkable. Dr. Aflaki’s attention to detail was evident from the moment we began discussing the procedure. He took the time to understand my aesthetic goals and concerns, ensuring that I felt comfortable and informed throughout the entire process. His expertise in the field of plastic surgery was apparent, and he skillfully guided me towards the best approach for achieving my desired results. On the day of the surgery, Dr. Aflaki’s expertise shone through as he performed the tummy tuck and breast augmentation with incredible precision. His surgical skills combined with his meticulous attention to detail resulted in outcomes that surpassed my expectations. Specifically since he had to correct errors made in my breast augmentation years 15 years ago. His ability to adapt to the unexpected was outstanding. The results were natural and beautifully enhanced my figure, leaving me feeling confident and delighted with the transformation. I must also commend Dr. Aflaki’s team of nurses who were kind, attentive, and exceptionally supportive during my recovery period. They ensured that I received the utmost care and comfort, promptly addressing any concerns or questions that arose. Their empathy and dedication made a significant difference in my recovery journey, and I am incredibly grateful for their presence. Overall, I wholeheartedly recommend Dr. Aflaki as a plastic surgeon. His attention to detail, expertise, and genuine care for his patients set him apart. As you can see on his great collection of before and after pictures on instagram. My tummy tuck and breast augmentation experience was truly exceptional, and I am thrilled with the results. If you are seeking a highly skilled surgeon who prioritizes patient satisfaction and surrounds themselves with a compassionate team, Dr. Aflaki is undoubtedly an excellent choice.
The whole staff was amazing. I had a breast lift with augmentation and I love the results. I am no longer embarrassed about my chest. I also had filler under my eyes and everyone at work has commented on how rested I look. My only regret is I wish I would have done this procedure years ago.
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If you are frustrated with the effects of gynecomastia, we invite you to contact our office and schedule a one-on-one private consultation with Drs. Heppe, Bautista, and Aflaki to learn about our male breast reduction procedure at Plastic Surgery Services of Fredericksburg. Once you've had treatment for gynecomastia (male breast enlargement), you can stop hiding your chest at the gym and beach. We have worked with many Fredericksburg, VA men and have enjoyed watching them reestablish their confidence.