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11 things you need to know about enlarged male breasts

Men with enlarged breasts may feel self-conscious and avoid participating in activities that involve taking off their shirt or avoid wearing shirts that are too tight. Gynecomastia surgery corrects enlarged male breasts and can give men back their confidence and improved self-esteem. Read on to learn more about this common condition and treatment. Gynecomastia means …

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Restoring confidence in men with enlarged breasts

Enlarged or sagging breasts can make men feel insecure and self-conscious, and they may avoid going shirtless or avoid certain activities such as going to the gym, the pool or the beach. Gynecomastia, or enlarged breasts, is a condition that often happens during adolescence but usually disappears as boys age. When the condition doesn’t go …

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Not Sure what to Gift The Man In Your Life? 3 Ideas from Dr. Silverman

If you’re not sure what to give the man in your life, then we’ve got some ideas for you. Rather than giving the man in your life the same thing that you always do, why not get in their good graces and give them something unique for them to enjoy? Botox Botox isn’t just an …

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Is Gynecomastia Normal?

When you typically think of a male’s chest compared to a female’s chest you’ll think of the obvious difference: one has breasts and the other doesn’t. And although you may think it’s extremely rare to see a male of any age with enlarged breasts or tissue, you may be surprised to learn that in some …

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How to Prepare for a Gynecomastia

A lot of our patients here at Dr. Rick Silverman’s office are active bodybuilders which leave them with perfectly toned and defined bodies. However, some male patients suffering from a condition called gynecomastia which causes them to have the appearance of breasts. Caused by a variety of things including hormones found in a lot of …

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What’s the Difference Between Breast Cancer and Gynecomastia?

One of the most common misconceptions that patients have about gynecomastia is that it leads to breast cancer. However, it’s good to know that the connection between men who have gynecomastia and men who have breast cancer is virtually non-existent. One of the reasons why people get gynecomastia and male breast cancer confused with each …

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Caveat Emptor!

If you watch any television, I’m sure you’ve seen those car insurance commercials where the inadequately insured speaker argues that he didn’t buy the wrong insurance policy—he had the wrong insurance company. Well, that can apply to many of life’s purchases, including cosmetic surgical services. This was recently the case of a patient in my …

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Gynecomastia FAQ’s

Yes, when you first hear about gynecomastia you might say, “What?! Men don’t have boobs!” and for the most part you may be right, but that’s not the case for everyone. Caused primarily by a change in hormones, gynecomastia causes men to form breast fat and tissue. To help you gain a better understanding of …

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3 Myths About Gynecomastia

You can search the internet for definitions, cat videos, recipes, and a bunch of DIY instructions. However, there are some things you should be wary of when you hop onto the world wide web— especially when it’s medical based. If you have recently been diagnosed with gynecomastia, you may scour the internet to learn more …

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