Gynecomastia

About Gynecomastia

Male chest reduction also called as gynaecomastia, is a medical procedure that reduces the size of men’s breasts, who have developed excess breast tissue throughout either puberty years, the aging process, or fluctuations in weight gain.

Why men choose Gynecomastia?

Why men choose Gynecomastia?

Gynaecomastia – commonly referred to as ‘man boobs’ – can affect men’s self-esteem, as the chest area looks saggy and visually less attractive. Removing the surplus weight and refining the contour of the chest can be a refreshing look for men at any age.

Why men choose Gynecomastia?
Gynecomastia operation

Gynecomastia operation

  • It will take place at the internationally accredited Luxury Private Hospital. 
  • It will be performed under general anaesthesia
  • The approximate time of the operation is around 6 hours
  • You will be required to stay in Istanbul for a total of 6 nights
  • Patient will stay overnight in the hospital after the operation.
Gynecomastia operation
Procedure details: Gynecomastia

Procedure details: Gynecomastia

The operation is performed with an incision within the perimeter of the nipple. That is; under normal conditions, no visible scar is left once the healing is over. No pain is expected at the end of the operation as I employ intercostal block during the operation. It is possible to get back to work usually in 1-3 days. It will be necessary to wear breast corset, which cannot be seen through clothes, for about 3 weeks.

Male chest reduction (gynecomastia) is a surgery that requires a lot of care and experience. Decision of sucking from the surface and deep in the body, how much liposuction from which patient to be done are decisions that need to be made with caution.

Procedure details: Gynecomastia

How to prepare for Gynecomastia?

You have a dedicated team of patient advisors, nurses, and your surgeon to support you throughout the entire journey, and after it. However, Rhinoplasty is a surgery that demands you to take several steps to help ensure that your treatment goes as smoothly as possible.   Avoiding some points can help you recover faster, and also minimize the risk of complications.

3 Weeks Before

3 Weeks Before

You must share all the pertinent details to your surgeon, with regards to any pre-existing or present medications you have been prescribed.

 

Smoking must be avoided at all costs, due to its link to post-surgery risks and complications. In addition to regular cigarettes, you must also not inhale electronic cigarettes or any other type of tobacco products.

1 Weeks Before

1 Week Before

You must refrain from all herbal products such as teas and supplementation.

 

Blood thinners should no longer be taken. These include aspirin, ecoprin and coumadin.

 

If you need to take painkillers – that don’t include paracetamol – then you must inform your surgeon. Painkillers containing paracetamol are permitted to use.

Last Night Before

Last Night Before

No eating or drinking is permitted within the final eight hours before surgery.

 

Please wash yourself thoroughly prior to surgery, either by showering on the morning of the surgery, or the previous night.

Surgery Day

Surgery Day

You must not wear any jewelry, makeup or contact lenses.

 

We advise wearing clothes you feel appropriately comfortable in for the duration of the day. Preferably, dress shirt with buttons would aid surgeons, although not essential.

After the Gynecomastia

Your Gynecomastia will be carried out with the utmost care by your surgeon and you can be sure that the same standard of care will continue during the regular post operative checks to ensure a smooth recovery.

Rhinoplasty FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions of Gynecomastia

  • 01 Why would I want Male Chest Reduction? The size of the male breast can make an individual lack self-confidence. Usually, it cannot be treated by exercising or a change of diet.
  • 02 What is involved in Male Chest Reduction? An adrenaline solution is injected into the subcutaneous adipose tissue through a small hole in the area to be treated and the adipose tissue is rendered disintegrated without bleeding. If necessary, probes using laser or ultrasonic energy are applied into the adipose tissue. Then the fat tissue is removed through vacuum cannulas around the chest area.
  • 03 What are the risks? This operation has no greater risk than a standard surgical procedure. There is a higher risk if the surgery is performed on overweight people who are not suitable for this operation.
FAQs
  • 01 Will I have pain after the Male Chest Reduction? You will have minor pain after your operation.
  • 02 When will the Doctor be checking up on me? Your surgeon will be checking you on the 1st and 5th day after your surgery.
  • 03 How many nights will I stay in the hospital for my Male Chest Reduction? You will be required to stay in the hospital for the night following your surgery.
  • 04 How long does it take for me to recover completely? Immediately after surgery your body will enhanced from before. However, you can see the full result after 4 months.
  • 05 Will I be left with scars after the operation? Male Chest Reduction does not make noticeable scars because it is made of very small holes which can heal quickly.
FAQs
  • 01 How many days will I stay in Istanbul? You will be required to stay in Istanbul for six nights.
  • 02 Does the price include everything? All the operation procedures, accommodation, airport concierge, dedicated patient coordinator, and transfers is included in the priced, but you will need to purchase flights to Istanbul.
FAQs

Pricing

Gynecomastia Duration Of Stay Price
Gynecomastia 6 Nights €2550