San Jose California men have noticed there has been an increase in gynecomastia surgery in the past few years. Interestingly the statistics for 2011, as reported by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), showed that male breast reduction surgery was the fourth most popular cosmetic procedure performed on men. The most popular was rhinoplasty but was down 2% from 2010. In second position was eyelid surgery, this was also down by 9% from 2010. The third most popular procedure was liposuction and this procedure was down 3%.
Gynecomastia or male breast reduction surgery showed an increase of 8% over the 2010 reported statistics. The new statistics for 2012 should be released sometime in February 2013; we will report the findings.
Dr. Miguel Delgado a gynecomastia specialist, sees patients at his 450 Sutter Street, San Francisco office and at 165 Rowland Way, Novato California. Patients come to see Dr. Delgado from all over the United States and even out of the country. For more information or to schedule a consultation, call (415) 898-4161.