gynaecomastia correction ?
enlargement of male breast. The correction requires removing the
fatty and gland tissue from the chest. This is done by a
combination of liposuction and removal of the gland tissue
through small scars. I offer a technique where all the scars are
kept hidden in the armpit with no visible scars in the front of
Details of the
general anaesthesia, you will be asleep.
Type of incision
In most patients the scars can be kept hidden in the armpits.
Length of the
operation 1-2 hours, depending on the amount of tissue to be
Length of stay
usually 1 night. There may be drains (tubes with attached
bottles) to remove any blood/fluid collection.
Return to work and
light activities usually 2-3 weeks.
Return to full
activities usually 3-4 weeks.
Return to work
usually 2-3 weeks, provided it does not involve any heavy
procedures carry a small risk of complications. For a male
breast surgery the complications can be bleeding, infection,
slow healing, fluid collection and possibility of further
explanation will be given at the time of the consultation.
At the initial
consultation I will perform a thorough examination and will have
a detailed discussion about the different types of surgery and
what is suitable for you. I will explain the procedure and
recovery in full details including possible complications. I
will also make sure you understand everything and answer all
The fee for the
initial consultation is £100. I do not charge for any subsequent
clinic appointments, before or after surgery.
I will arrange for
a change of dressing at one week and see you typically at two
You will need to
wear a chest binder (a corset) for 6 weeks after surgery to get
the best result.
You will also need
to look after the scar to help it settle for the first few
months I will give you detailed instructions about this.
If you have any
problems or queries, please ring my number and/or the hospital.
£2300. The actual package price will depend on the extent of
surgery and the hospital you are treated in.
includes the hospital fees, anaesthetist fees, the surgeon fees and post-operative care including the dressing changes and
consultations after the operation.
0% finance is
available, arranged by the hospitals. Please ask for details.
VIEW OUR GALLERY >>