An estimated 65 percent of men who are middle-aged and older suffer from this condition. Similarly, an estimated 70 percent of boys in puberty also suffer from it. Though it is not painful, gynecomastia can often cause a very different kind of suffering: embarrassment. That’s because gynecomastia – defined as enlargement of the male breast tissue – can make sufferers … Read More
Breast Reconstruction and Radiation
If you are currently fighting breast cancer and are considering a mastectomy and breast reconstruction, you may have already discussed some options with your oncologist. While oncologists are extremely well versed in fighting cancer, they may not be able to answer every question you may have about breast reconstruction post-mastectomy. Here are some frequent questions and answers your oncologist may … Read More
Liposuction Can Treat a Variety of Areas
When you think of liposuction, like many people you probably think of removing fat from the abdomen and maybe the hips and thighs. But did you know that liposuction can be used to remove stubborn body fat from more than just these areas? It’s true! Check out these lesser-known areas that liposuction can help improve.
When Is It Time to Replace Breast Implants?
Whether you’ve had breast implants for many years or are just considering getting them, you may be surprised to learn that breast implants aren’t meant to last forever and may eventually need to be replaced. Though not every implant will fail or require replacement, many do, and it’s important that patients understand why implants may need replacement prior to getting … Read More