Male Reduction Mammaplasty – Transaxillary Chicago

Male reduction mammaplasty is a procedure used to take away the excess tissue that makes male breasts appear enlarged. There are a number of potential techniques available to plastic surgeons for this procedure. During a consultation with your plastic surgeon, he or she may recommend the transaxillary incision. Located in the armpit, this incision point […]

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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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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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Male Breast Reduction Surgery – Gynecomastia Treatment

Gynecomastia effects thousands of men. Gynecomastia is a condition commonly effecting young adolescent men causing them to have an excess of breast tissue. Older men can also develop gynecomastia. Using male breast reduction surgery, Dr. Placik is able to remove excess breast tissue helping men achieve a more normal appearance. Gynecomastia not only affects the […]

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Gynecomastia Treatment- Chicago

For men who are coping with gynecomastia, swelling or increased size around the nipple and breast, male breast reduction surgery may be the answer. In the Chicago area Dr. Placik is known for his discretion and professional staff. Compassionate and skilled, Dr. Placik employs various forms of liposuction as well as state of the art […]

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Male Breast Reduction- Chicago

For patients who are coping with gynecomastia, swelling or increased size around the nipple and breast, male breast reduction surgery may be the answer. In the Chicago area Dr. Placik is known for his discretion and professional staff. Compassionate and skilled, Dr. Placik employs various forms of liposuction as well as state of the art […]

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Chicago Male Breast Reduction – Gynecomastia Chicago

There are a staggering number of men that suffer from gynecomastia, a condition that causes the over development of breast tissue. This condition can appear during adolescence and cause young men to become increasingly self conscious. Chicago board certified plastic surgeon Dr. Otto Placik  treats men young and old suffering from  gynecomastia with a surgical […]

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Chicago Male Breast Reduction Surgery

The condition of overdeveloped breasts in men is more common than you may think. While most men out grow this condition, known as Gynecomastia, some men never do. This condition can have a very negative implant on the self esteem of the men suffering from it. They are often teased and taunted and shy away […]

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