Improving Scars after Gynecomastia Surgery

Improving Scars after Gynecomastia Surgery - man body photo
Before and After Gynecomastia Surgery with scar treatment San Jose, California – In most cases, the incision for gynecomastia that goes partially around the areola, will heal and be almost undetected. Due to the change in skin texture and color of the areola, the scar is well hidden after it heals. However, for some unknown reason, some people produce more collagen than others when recovering from surgery. Raised scars are referred to as keloids or hypertrophic scars. Excess collagen in [...]

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Incomplete Gynecomastia Surgery-Why?

Incomplete Gynecomastia Surgery - man body photo
Puffy NipplesAfter Corrective Surgery It is not uncommon for a man to have gynecomastia surgery and then end up with “puffy nipples.” In the hands of less experienced surgeons who perform male breast reduction, all too often they will leave too much breast tissue behind. The remaining tissue behind the areola complex will push the nipple out and may be even more pronounced than before surgery. Surgeons who attempt male breast reduction by liposuction alone will find that only the [...]

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Gynecomastia Surgery-Getting Prepared.

Getting Ready for Gynecomastia Surgery San Jose, California | One of the top two plastic surgery societies is the “American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons” (ASAPS). The purpose ASAPS is to sponsor scientific meetings for their 2600+ board certified members. The latest innovations in plastic surgery are presented at these meetings. ASAPS created “Smart Beauty Guide,” an online informational website. The objective of the guide is to educate the public in all aspects of cosmetic plastic surgery and support making [...]

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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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Male Breast Reduction and the "Light Pull-Through Procedure”

Male Breast Reduction and the Light Pull-Through Procedure photo
This 29-year-old San Francisco Bay Area man suffers from adolescent gynecomastia, and prior to surgery had never exposed his chest in public. He underwent glandular excision and suction-assisted lipectomy of the chest, from which I excised 23 grams of glandular tissue from the right and 21 grams from the left. Popular search terms on Google that are related to gynecomastia are: • Gynecomastia cures • Gynecomastia surgery costs • Non-surgical gynecomastia treatment • Gynecomastia surgeons • Surgery for gynecomastia • [...]

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The Purpose of Drains and the Compression Vest After Gynecomastia Surgery

Custom Compression Vest Designed by Miguel Delgado, M.D photo
Custom Compression Vest Designed by Miguel Delgado, M.D. San Jose, CA-For true gynecomastia, the removal of fat and breast tissue from the male chest will leave a large area of open or “dead space”. The resulting pocket of space is an area that fluids can collect. The fluids that collect are referred to as a seroma and are yellow body fluids. If the collection of fluids is blood, then it would be referred to as a hematoma. If drains are [...]

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Vitamins Aid Recovery for Male Breast Reduction Patients

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San Jose gynecomastia surgery patients are finding they have a faster recovery when they take high quality vitamins provided by Dr. Delgado. Dr. Delgado has been monitoring his male breast reduction patients for years. He noticed that the patients that followed his advice in taking vitamins before and after surgery seemed to heal faster than those who did not. Encouraged by the results, Dr. Delgado wanted to find the best available products to offer to his patients. After a lot [...]

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