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Male Breast Reduction

Male Breast Reduction

Male Breast Reduction San Diego

Why Choose Dr. Mark Schoemann for Your Male Breast Reduction Procedure

Dr. Mark Schoemann is a double board certified plastic surgeon specializing in male breast reduction (gynecomastia) surgery.  Dr. Schoemann is a body contouring specialist who has helped countless San Diego men with this condition.

Is Male Breast Reduction Right for Me?

Many men struggle with this condition, if you are embarrassed by larger than normal breasts, this procedure is right for you.  If you have a decrease in self confidence and avoid doing outdoor activities because of this condition, you are a candidate for male breast  reduction.  Gynecomastia condition is caused by weight gain, genetics, or testosterone imbalances and can’t be cured at the gym or by working out.  This excessive tissue must be removed surgically.

Male Breast Reduction is For You if You Struggle with the Following;

  • breasts larger than usual for a man
  • irritation or chafing under the breasts
  • enlarged nipples and areolas
  • drooping or excessive skin around the chest from weight loss
  • self conscious about taking shirt off

What is the Recovery Time for Male Breast Reduction?

The recovery time for male breast reduction is generally easy going, you will want some help for the first 24 hours but thereafter just rest for first few days.  Most patients get back to normal activities within a couple of weeks and can resume heavier lifting and exercise after one month.