Male Breast Reduction – Gynecomastia Surgery

Board-Certified Plastic Surgeon Serving Las Vegas, Henderson, Summerlin, and Nearby Nevada

Indications for Male Breast Reduction:

  • Enlarged, female-like breasts in boys or men.

Intended Result of a Male Breast Reduction:

  • To reduce the size of the breasts.
  • To feel better about one’s physical appearance.
  • To improve overall self-image.

Gynecomastia Reduction Procedure Description:

  • The doctor will use liposuction and/or excision to remove the excess glandular tissue.

Length of Male Breast Reduction Procedure:

  • A male breast reduction can take from one to three hours depending on the complexity of the procedure.
  • This surgery is done on an outpatient basis with general anesthesia. You will be able to rest following your surgery in the comfort of your own home.

Gynecomastia Reduction Recovery & Aftercare:

  • Patients may experience some degree of bruising, swelling and tenderness.
  • Bed rest the day of surgery.
  • Limited activity for the next two days following surgery.
  • Avoid strenuous activities for about two to three weeks.
  • Return to work in about one week.

Additional Procedures:

  • Liposuction may be used in conjunction with surgery to remove excess fat around the breast and enhance the overall contour of the new breasts. *Please discuss this option with the doctor.

**NOTE: The specific risks and the suitability of this procedure for any given individual can only be determined through a consultation with the plastic surgeon.

Learn about surgical options for male breast reduction by calling 702-369-1001 today. Your initial consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Stephen M. Miller M.D. is free. Dr. Miller serves patients throughout the Las Vegas area, including Henderson, Summerlin and nearby communities in Nevada.