Posted November 30, 2023
Men with enlarged breast tissue (gynecomastia) often experience a significant impact on their self-esteem and confidence, especially in the pool, at the beach, or wherever men would typically like to remove their shirts. Making positive lifestyle changes, including weight management, avoiding drugs or medications that contribute to gynecomastia, and addressing underlying health issues, can sometimes […]
Posted November 01, 2018
The presence of “man boobs” is at the top of many men’s lists of fears. For men, having excess tissue or fat in the breast area causes significant damage to their confidence and self-image. These insecurities can cause men to shy away in social and intimate interactions, which can ultimately have a negative impact on […]
Posted May 25, 2016
Having swollen breast tissue is more common in men than may be believed. At Pasadena Cosmetic Surgery, our plastic surgeon, Dr. O’Toole offers breast reductions surgery to help men look masculine and love how they look. To schedule an appointment, please contact us today by calling (626) 689-7800. We proudly serve patients in Los Angeles, Pasadena, […]
Posted December 21, 2015
Gynecomastia is a medical condition in which excessive tissue and fat in the chest gives the appearance of womanly breasts. The best way to deal with this problem is through male breast reduction surgery – and the best time to undergo this surgery is now. Having your procedure performed in the winter gives you plenty […]
Posted October 16, 2015
More and more men are beginning to look to plastic surgery to address issues as varied as stubborn fat deposits and premature signs of aging. If you are a man who is unhappy with any aspect of his body, board-certified Pasadena plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole welcomes an opportunity to meet with you free of […]
Posted July 29, 2015
Gynecomastia is the medical name for female-like breasts on males. This condition can be caused by aging, genetic factors, hormone fluctuations, weight gain, and the use of certain illegal drugs and prescription medications. Regardless of its cause, gynecomastia is an often embarrassing and emasculating condition – and one that may not respond to diet and […]
Posted June 30, 2015
Male breast reduction is the most effective way to eliminate stubborn fat deposits and glandular tissue in the chest. With this procedure, board-certified Los Angeles plastic surgeon Dr. Martin O’Toole can address gynecomastia, regardless of its cause, to produce a toned and sculpted look in place of woman-like breasts.
Posted November 06, 2013
Gynecomastia has a number of more colorful names: Moobs, man-boobs, and he-breasts being among them. But despite the silly nature of these names, gynecomastia is no laughing matter.
Posted November 05, 2013
Bariatric surgery can allow for significant weight loss in a relatively short period of time. Unfortunately, when you lose large amounts of weight in this way, loose and saggy skin are an unavoidable consequence. Excess skin is difficult to remove through diet and exercise alone, leading many people to look for post-bariatric surgery body contouring procedures to maximize weight loss results.
Posted December 15, 2011
The fear of weight gain after massive weight loss is not only a common fear it is legitimate. According to a recent article in the Los Angeles Times the latest winner of the popular television show “Biggest Loser” shared his fear for regaining the more than 200 pounds that he lost during the show. His […]