Tag Archives: gynecomastia

More Men Are Pursuing Plastic Surgery. What Should You Know?

Updated November 26, 2018 -->

Statistics released earlier this year by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons revealed a trend we’re seeing at our Eugene plastic surgery practice: Increasing numbers of men are coming in for male breast reduction surgery. But that’s just part of the picture. As the stigma surrounding plastic surgery erodes, men are becoming more comfortable pursuing Read more

How Common Is Gynecomastia and What Can Be Done About It?

Updated January 6, 2014 -->

Gynecomastia, or enlarged breasts in men can be an upsetting and embarrassing problem. The enlargement can cause teasing about “man boobs” and an unattractive fit in clothing. Gynecomastia is usually caused by hormonal fluctuations. It may cause not only breast swelling, but also tenderness of the breast and discharge from nipples. Although it is not … Read more