Male Breast Reduction

Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction) literally means woman (gyne) breast (mastos) and is used to refer to a transient or permanent enlargement of the male breasts. A peak incidence of gynecomastia is about 60 % in 14 years boys and about 30 % in older men with progressive increase in incidence with advancing age.


THE BEST CANDIDATES FOR MALE BREAST REDUCTION
THE SURGERY
AFTER YOUR SURGERY
GETTING BACK TO NORMAL
PRECONDITIONS AND RISKS
RECOMMENDED STAY

Gynecomastia is defined as an asymptomatic palpable, discreet button of firm, subareolar tissue which measures at least 2 cm in diameter. Gynecomastia involves a relative or absolute excess of circulating estrogens, a deficiency of circulating androgens, or a defect in androgen receptors.  

 

► GYNECOMASTIA COST

Gynecomastia/Male breast reduction prices involves not only the procedure but a great deal more. Each client is given pre-operation examinations, regular check-ups, consultations with the surgeon, medical advice. On top of that we provide you with: 

  • PA assistance during your entire stay,
  • Picking you up at the airport,
  • Getting you back to the airport on your last day of your stay,
  • Chauffeuring to and fro all treatments, check-ups,
  • Hospital accommodation,
  • 24 hour on call duty.

 

Male breast reduction prices EUR GBP
Gynecomastia 1,690 € £ 1,440
Male Breast Reduction incl. Gynecomastia 2,290 € £ 1,950

There are no hidden charges!

► MALE BREAST REDUCTION SURGERY

Gynecomastia is classified to 4 degrees, depeding on the amount of enlarged gland: I, IIa, IIb, III. Generally degrees IIa and III requires not only gland resection, but also skin excision.

In most cases it is possible to correct gynecomastia from periareolar approach. More and more surgeons use liposuction in combination with gland resection. In case the surgery is performed in order to remove gynecomastia using liposuction method, the incision is made on the periareolar area, too.

The final operational stage includes the wound drainage and is covered with sterile bandages.  
 

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► THE BEST CANDIDATES FOR MALE BREAST REDUCTION

All the candidates who seek male breast surgery because they feel bothered and embarrassed by enlarged breast, should refrain from smoking, and should have excess breast tissue with elastic skin.

They should also be in good health, near or stable weight and discontent with the way their chest look like. The candidates are expected to be realistic about the final results. With this attitude, the outcome will be rewarding.  

► AFTER YOUR GYNECOMASTIA SURGERY

After the operations remains the patient in the operation theatre for about an hour and is transferred later to the recovery room where he is monitored by anaesthetists. In this time the degradation of drugs occurs and the patient starts perceiving the environment. He is then given drinks, and/or infusion therapy and analgesic treatment.

The next day the re-bandage is performed and the patient and the drainage is removed, if it was used. Any stitches, if used are usually removed 1-2 weeks after the surgery.  

 

► YOUR NEW LOOK

The final contour of your breasts or chest will develop only after app. 6 months up to one year. However, the ability to wear more trendy clothes, to go without shirt or do more activities, e.g. on the beach or in gym are worths waiting.

Gynecomasty can boost your self-confidence and enhance your appearance. The results are permanent and significant.  

► GETTING BACK TO NORMAL AFTER MALE BREAST REDUCTION

Walking and using stairs is allowed straight after the operation. Patients may return back to desk work 7-14 days following the surgery. Compression shirt or garment is worn. Your surgeon will give you better estimated time depending on your physical and professional profile. 

After 6 weeks the patients may resume more strenuous activities and lifting. 

► BENEFITS OF THE GYNECOMASTIA ABROAD

There are great advantages having surgery in the Slovak clinic. Your package includes

  • Transport from/to the Kosice airport; to/from the clinic or hospital
  • Full Consultation with our Plastic Surgeons
  • Pre-Operative Blood & ECG Test
  • Full Examination
  • The Cosmetic Surgery
  • Anti DVT Stockings
  • Anaesthetic's Costs
  • Operating Theatre Charges
  • Pre & Post Surgery Consultations
  • 1-3 Nights at the Clinic/Hospital (if required)
  • Post-operative Aftercare, Check-ups and Stitches removal
  • Dressings & Surgical Wear
  • Support Garment worn after the Cosmetic Surgery
  • 24 hours services of New Look Holiday including Representative
  • Plastic Surgery Imagine
  • Relevant VAT

All of these for really affordable price in a warm hospitable environment.

 

► WHAT TO CONSIDER WHEN DECIDING GYNECOMASTIA/MALE BREAST REDUCTION

The patients ought to consider the surgery if they are overweight and have already tried different methods of exercise and diets unsuccessfully. In case they are taking any medications that cause gynecomastia, such as anabolics, anti-anxiety medications, ulcer medications, street drugs and alcohol,  the outcome is uncertain.

Most surgeons also highly recommend to commence with male breast surgery until after puberty, since pubertal gynecomastia can resolve over time.  

 

► PRECONDITIONS AND RISKS

When the male breast reduction is performed by certified experienced surgeon, the complications are infrequent and really minor. Nevertheless, there are risks at any operation. Possible complications include inversion or folding of the nipple, or aerola, nipple, or aerola necrosis, contour, or size asymmetries, residual skin redundancy, hematoma, or fluid collection.

Most of the complications are preventable, the rate of complications is low and most of the patients are enormously satisfied with the result.

 

► RECOMMENDED STAY - MALE BREAST REDUCTION SURGERY

Recovery from male breast surgery is brief and painless. One night stay in clinic/hospital is be required by your surgeon. It is a good idea to arrange a friend or family member to make you feel safe and comfortable. The recommended stay in Kosice for this procedure is 7 days.

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