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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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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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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