Male Breast Reduction for a Confident You

Gynecomastia

Commonly referred to as male breast enlargement, can be effectively treated with our specialized male breast reduction surgery, restoring a more masculine chest contour and boosting self-confidence.

What is the Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) ?

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Gynecomastia, commonly referred to as "man boobs," is a condition characterized by enlarged breasts in males. It occurs due to an increase in the fat and glandular tissue in the chest area, causing the breasts to become larger than normal. This can lead to a cone-shaped appearance with protruding nipples. While gynecomastia is typically soft to the touch, some individuals may experience additional symptoms such as swelling, pain, or nipple discharge. Despite these symptoms, gynecomastia is generally not considered a serious health issue.

In hot climates like Malaysia, the condition can affect self-confidence, as wearing thin clothing or going shirtless at the beach may highlight the enlarged chest area, making some men feel self-conscious about their appearance.

What causes Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) ?

Gynecomastia is primarily caused by hormonal imbalances, particularly an increase in estrogen levels or a decrease in testosterone levels. However, several other factors can also contribute to the development of this condition. These include:

1. Hormone Imbalance
2. Puberty
3. Obesity
4. Aging
5. Genetics
6. Medications

Other potential causes include certain health conditions (like liver disease, kidney failure, thyroid disorders, or tumors), drug and alcohol use, and herbal products containing phytoestrogens.

What is the Benefit of Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) Surgery?

Gynecomastia surgery offers several benefits, primarily focused on improving an individual's quality of life. These benefits include:

01

Improved Self-Image and Confidence

One of the most significant benefits is the enhancement of self-esteem and body confidence. Men who feel self-conscious about their chest appearance often experience a boost in confidence after surgery.

02

Physical Comfort

Gynecomastia can sometimes cause physical discomfort, such as tenderness or pain in the chest area. Surgery can alleviate these symptoms, leading to greater physical comfort.

03

Enhanced Appearance

The surgery results in a flatter, more traditionally masculine chest contour, which can help men feel more comfortable in various types of clothing, including tight shirts and swimwear.

04

Greater Participation in Activities

After surgery, men may feel more comfortable participating in physical and social activities that they previously avoided due to embarrassment or discomfort, such as swimming, going to the gym, or beach outings.

05

Better Posture and Mobility

Reducing the weight and bulk of enlarged breasts can improve posture and make physical activities easier and more enjoyable.

06

Long-Term Results

Gynecomastia surgery offers permanent results, as long as the patient maintains a stable weight and avoids factors that could cause recurrence, such as certain medications or steroid use.

07

Mental Health Benefits

Addressing gynecomastia can reduce anxiety, depression, and social withdrawal related to body image issues, contributing to overall better mental health.

How Does Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) Surgery Work?

Male breast reduction surgery for gynecomastia entails making an incision around the areola to remove excess glandular tissue, fat, and skin with a scalpel. The remaining chest tissue is then reshaped and contoured for a more masculine appearance. After suturing the incisions, the chest is dressed, and a compression garment is worn to minimize swelling and aid in healing. Drains may be utilized to remove excess fluids. This procedure provides immediate results, though some swelling and bruising may occur initially.

Side Effect for Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) Surgery?

After gynecomastia surgery, common side effects and reactions include swelling, bruising, pain, redness, and soreness in the treated area. Temporary changes in sensation around the nipples may occur. There's a risk of seroma, hematoma, infection, and scarring, although these are rare. Some patients may experience persistent lumps or asymmetry, which usually resolve over time. Following post-operative instructions and attending follow-up appointments are essential for monitoring recovery and addressing any concerns.

How Much Does Male Breast Reduction (Gynecomastia) Surgery Cost?

The cost of male breast reduction (gynecomastia) surgery in Malaysia typically ranges from RM 7,000 to RM 15,000, depending on factors such as the complexity of the procedure.

At GLOJAS Clinic, the price starts from RM 9,000. However, the final cost can vary based on several factors specific to each patient's needs and the complexity of the surgery. For the most accurate pricing and to discuss your individual situation, it's recommended to contact the clinic directly.

Why Choose GLOJAS Clinic?

Registered Aesthetic Clinic with Qualified Doctors

GLOJAS Clinic is an LCP-certified, registered aesthetic clinic. All our doctors are highly qualified and experienced, ensuring that you receive the best care possible.

Advanced Treatment Methods

At GLOJAS Clinic, we utilize popular and proven treatment methods. With extensive experience in the aesthetic industry, we've adapted the most effective treatment techniques to our Malaysian clinics.

Private Treatment Rooms

Our clinic offers individual private rooms, allowing patients to enjoy their own space and privacy during treatments.

Skilled Doctors and Team

Our team of doctors and staff have undergone extensive training and possess significant experience in performing various procedures, ensuring the highest quality of care.

Strategic Locations

GLOJAS Clinic is conveniently located, making it accessible for patients seeking top-notch aesthetic and hair restoration treatments.

Invest in yourself and regain your confidence with professionals at GLOJAS Clinic. To learn more about our treatments in Malaysia and to get a personalized cost estimation, visit us for a detailed consultation. Our team is here to guide you through every step of the process, ensuring you achieve the natural-looking, full head of hair you’ve been dreaming of.

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