Gynecomastia

Plastic surgery has continued to evolve in its perception ever since its creation after the first World War. It was once viewed very negatively and as something to hide because it was perceived as being very self-indulgent. Women were the first to jump on the plastic surgery bandwagon, recognizing it as a positive approach to self-esteem and for a better...

According to the American Society of Aesthetic Plastic Surgery (ASAPS), the number of cosmetic procedures for men has increased by more than 106% between 1997 and 2012. The plastic surgeons at Oregon Plastic Surgeons state that there are two main reasons for this increase. 1. Men want to look good. 2. They want to stay competitive in the job market. Men are getting...

I am experiencing back pain, shoulder pain and my breasts already sag about 3 inches. I am only 14 years old. What are the benefits and risks of being a young patient receiving a breast reduction? What you are talking about is Juvenile Breast Hypertrophy. Many younger people are receiving breast reductions at young ages due to the benefits they receive...