Gynecomastia Surgery – Chicago Pseudogynecomastia

The appearance of oversized male breasts is due to either fatty tissue, glandular tissue, or a combination of the two. You may or may not need gynecomastia surgery, or male breast reduction surgery, depending on the predominant type of tissue. When fatty tissue makes up the vast majority of the breast, exercise and diet alone […]

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Breast Reduction – Proper Scar Care Chicago

While scars from breast reduction surgery are unavoidable, with proper care, they won’t interfere with your everyday life. If you make sure to follow your physician’s post-operative instructions, scars will become closer to normal skin color and eventually blend in. The type of incision technique used during the breast reduction procedure will define the size […]

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Areola Reduction – Chicago Nipple Prominence

If you feel that your areolae are too large for your breasts, you may benefit from areola reduction surgery. This cosmetic procedure, which involves the removal of areolar tissue, has been proven effective time and time again. Before areola reduction, the patient will have a choice of getting either local anesthesia or general anesthesia. This […]

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Alleviating Pains Assosicated with Large Breasts with Breast Reduction Surgery Chicago

Many people do not realize that extra large breasts may be more of a curse than a blessing. Extremely large breasts are often the cause of emotional and physical pains. Breasts that are too large can cause chronic neck, shoulder and back pain. Large breasts may make social situations uncomfortable and clothing that fits properly […]

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Improving the Appearance of Your Breasts with Chicago Breast Reduction Surgery

Breast augmentation is the most popular cosmetic procedure performed in the US. With over 300,000 women going under the knife for larger breasts, it may be hard to imagine that many women seek the help of Dr. Placik to reduce the size of their breasts. Dr. Placik us a cosmetic procedure called Chicago Breast Reduction […]

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Breast Reduction Chicago

Very large breasts can be painful for a number of physical and psychological reasons. Medical problems can range from back, neck, and shoulder pain to headaches, and irritation or infection of the skin under the breasts. However Dr. Placik understands that psychological effects of possessing excessively large breasts can sometimes be even more devastating. Extreme […]

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