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Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia


The medical term for presence of breasts in males is gynecomastia. The reason for it is not clear yet but it is considered that hormonal changes, intake of anabolic steroids, alcohol consumption, drug abuse etc., contribute to this change. This condition is characterized by increase of the mammary gland and the tissues around it which leads to emotional and aesthetic discomfort. The surgical approach has no alternatives for solving this problem.

The Procedure


Assoc. Prof. Dr. Emil Georgiev removes the redundant tissue from the problem zone by means of liposuction or standard surgical technique. The achieved silhouette considerably improves the appearance of the patients and their self-esteem, by solving the problem once and forever

Duration: 40-60 minutes
Anesthesia: Depending on the patient preferences operation is performed under local or general anesthesia. The patient may go home or remain under medical supervision in the clinic.

Recovery period:

Pain: Patient rarely experience any kind of pain, which can be successfully managed by analgesics; slight discomfort for 2-3 days
Bruising: appear rarely
Swelling: 3-6 weeks; numbness of surrounding tissues for 6 and more weeks
Bandages & stitches: for 5- 7 days
Daily activities and work: Return to work without physical activity – 7 days, physical work – in 10-14 days
Exercise& Fitness: in 4-8 weeks
Final result: approximately 2-4 months

The preoperative consultation is the first step and at the same time, an important part of the process of construction of your new vision. We will let you into the opportunities and the full potential but also into the limitations of each of the suggested interventions. We will analyze your face and body and listen to your desires because everybody has his/her own aesthetical ideas, individual wishes and aims. Our main priority will always be to achieve the cherished appearance which would give you an impulse and inspiration for daily triumphs and self-confidence inspiring respect.

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