Austin Gynecomastia Center Blog

man doing push ups to find out if exercise can get rid of gynecomastia

Can Exercise Get Rid of Gynecomastia?

Do chest exercises for gynecomastia actually help? Before talking about the effectiveness of chest exercises instead of surgery for gynecomastia , let’s back up to the big picture. Gynecomastia is the appearance of a female-like breast in a man. The condition won’t physically hurt you — it’s all about how it looks. How do you know if you have gynecomastia? For most men, it’s obvious when you have a feminine chest because there is a much thicker layer of tissue […]

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Why Get Your Gynecomastia Treated

This is a wonderful case to illustrate why gents get gynecomastia surgery and why I do so much of it. This young man and I crossed paths some years back and I found him full of personality and motivation. He had significant gynecomastia as you can clearly see in his pre-operative photos. I was not able to get any formal post-operative photos but he did send me some periodic selfies to update his progress. The saying “a photograph is worth […]

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chart showing causes of puffy nipples after gynecomastia surgery

Puffy Nipples After Gynecomastia Surgery

What Do You Do If You Have Puffy Nipples After Gynecomastia Surgery? We know that puffy nipples are related to gynecomastia and that the only treatment for gynecomastia is surgery involving the removal of the tissue and the contouring of the chest so the result is smooth and masculine with small and flat areolas. Unfortunately, some men continue to have puffy nipples after gynecomastia surgery. Why does this happen? What does it mean and what can you do about it? […]

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gynecomastia surgery recovery at the austin gynecomastia center

Tips For Successful Gynecomastia Surgery Recovery

After the many gynecomastia surgeries I have completed at the Austin Gynecomastia Center, I want to offer gynecomastia surgery recovery tips that will answer many of the common questions that I am asked. Once I refined the art of gynecomastia treatment, my focus shifted to the care of patients AFTER gynecomastia surgery. I have experienced the benefits of aftercare with all my wonderful gynecomastia patients, and I am grateful to them all. Let me share a bit of my knowledge […]

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collage of men who ask the same question do I have gynecomastia

Do I Have Gynecomastia?

4 Ways To Know Many men are completely confused as to whether or not they have gynecomastia, and it’s not fair that answers aren’t easier to find. You may even be asking yourself right now, “Do I have gynecomastia?” Don’t worry, I can help. I’m proud to share with the world what I have learned by treating thousands of men during my 30-year career. That’s why I founded the Austin Gynecomastia Center, with a mission to simplify diagnosis and improve […]

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Scar Tissue Development After Gynecomastia Surgery

At the Austin Gynecomastia Center, I have had the privilege of performing well over 350 gynecomastia treatment surgery cases a year and have done so for quite some time. This has allowed me the opportunity to learn from my patients — after all, we call it a doctor’s “practice” for a reason.  Recent advances in the treatment of gynecomastia has gone a long way to reduce complications and improve the quality of the results. Fortunately, significant problems after gynecomastia treatment […]

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