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QUESTIONS TO ASK IN YOUR GYNECOMASTIA CONSULT

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Suggested Questions for the Gynecomastia Consultation Men notoriously have a hard time asking for help, especially when it comes to seeking cosmetic plastic surgery. However, due to the humiliation caused by enlarged breast tissue, the percentage of men seeking solutions increases each year. Taking the first step in scheduling a consultation with a gynecomastia specialist may be the hardest part. Dr. Miguel Delgado, M.D. has stated that his male breast reduction patients show a great deal of relief once they [...]

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GYNECOMASTIA PHYSICAL EXAM

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The Male Breast Reduction Consultation and Physical Exam. Knowing what to expect during the gynecomastia consultation and physical exam takes away much of the anxiety men feel when they have made the decision to see a gynecomastia specialist. During the initial consultation, Dr. Miguel Delgado, M.D. will try to determine the cause of gynecomastia and how it affects the patient’s life. He will discuss the patient’s goals and expectations. Dr. Delgado will explain in detail the surgical procedure. In an [...]

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A Patient’s Gynecomastia story

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Get This Off My Chest! Stories by Gynecomastia Patients Dr. Miguel Delgado, M.D. recommends that men who suffer from female type breasts Google “patient’s stories about gynecomastia.” It is true that there is comfort in numbers; many men feel better when they find they are not alone with the humiliating condition known as gynecomastia. Men are very private about anything that makes them feel less masculine, and having female type breasts is probably the worst.   For men who have [...]

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Gynecomastia Surgery Increases 5% Over 2014

Gynecomastia Surgery – 2015 Statistics From The American Society of Plastic Surgeons Reported.   Once a year, the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) publishes the surgical statistics of their 7,000 Board Certified members. The statistics reflect an increase of 2% in 2015 from the previous year for both cosmetic and reconstructive procedures. The data reveals trends in surgery.   15.9 million surgical and non-surgical procedures were performed in 2015. Many cosmetic procedures showed an increase from 2014, such as [...]

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The Dangers of Gynecomastia Surgery and Smoking

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“Why Smoking Endangers the Gynecomastia Patient” Preparing for gynecomastia surgery depends on the cooperation of the patient. Miguel Delgado, M.D. is very thorough in giving his patients instructions and what to expect from their surgery. Planning for cosmetic plastic surgery is a very exciting time, but it is easy to forget verbal instructions. Therefore, Dr. Delgado gives all of his patients a detailed pre and post-operative booklet. Patients that adhere to the instructions are the ones that will get the [...]

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Gynecomastia.Org – A Great Resource for Information

In 1996, the website Gynecomastia.org was created. Merle Yost, a psychologist and previous sufferer of male breasts realized there was very little information available for men who have gynecomastia. He contacted Miguel Delgado, M.D. to collaborate with him in the creation of an informational website that would educate men and give them a venue for getting answers to their numerous questions.   Through the years, the website evolved to becoming the most popular source of man boob information on the [...]

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Before and After Pictures of Gynecomastia Patient’s Show a Surgeon’s Skill

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Gynecomastia before and after photos |San Jose, CA San Jose, California: This is a 21-year-old male who presents with gynecomastia to the San Francisco, California office and presents for gland excision and suction assisted lipectomy as well as a superior areola crescent lift due to the laxity of his skin. His gynecomastia surgical treatment was performed in Marin County California at Marin Cosmetic Surgery Center in Novato, California. His post op photographs are seen approximately 3 months after surgery. San [...]

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CoolSculpting Treats Pseudo-Gynecomastia

Pseudo-Gynecomastia can be treated with CoolSculpting San Jose, California-True gynecomastia is man boobs that are caused by excess breast tissue and excess fat. 60% of men will have some form of gynecomastia at some point in their life. Men with moobs may have what is termed pseudo-gynecomastia, which is not caused by breast tissue, but fat alone. Usually this is due to weight gain or aging. CoolSculpting Treatment Available for San Jose Patients Pseudo-gynecomastia is treated differently than true gynecomastia [...]

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Gynecomastia and Breast Cancer

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San Jose, CA-Breast cancer is less common in men (1 in 1,000) than women (1 in 8) because men have lower levels of female hormones and less breast tissue. Men with gynecomastia, also known as moob’s have more breast tissue than normal, and many feel a button or disk like growth under the areola. This can be benign, or a possible cancerous tumor, and they need to have their breasts checked by the best top plastic cosmetic surgeon. There can [...]

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Gynecomastia Costs Reduced for Out Of Town Patient’s With Free Travel Package

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San Francisco San Jose,CA-There are many gynecomastia surgery cases reported that have very disappointing results, just check out the forums on gynecomastia.org to see multiple posts by men that wish they had researched further before picking their surgeon to treat their man boobs also known as moobs. Many plastic surgeons will offer to do male breast reduction surgery, but you need to know if they specialize in it and are they Board Certified in Plastic Surgery? Do they show you [...]

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