Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction) in Brooklyn, NY

What is Gynecomastia?


Gynecomastia, or enlarged breasts, is the swelling of breast tissue in boys and men. It may be caused by an imbalance of the hormones testosterone and estrogen, heredity conditions, disease or the use of certain drugs such as anabolic steroids and androgens to enhance athletic performance. Dr. Vitolo’s specializes in male breast reduction surgery for men in Brooklyn, NY to help diminish the size of their overly large breasts. An excess of localized fat, excess glandular tissue development, or a combination of the two characterizes gynecomastia. It may be present unilaterally or bilaterally (one versus both breasts). Gynecomastia is a common condition for men of all different ages. Although gynecomastia is not a serious condition, it can cause pain, emotional discomfort and embarrassment. Men with this condition experience a lack of confidence, and will avoid physical activities and intimacy. Fortunately, it is a condition that may be easily treated by Dr. Vitolo in Brooklyn.

Gynecomastia Staten Island & Brooklyn

To treat gynecomastia, there are two options available: liposuction and excision The appearance of gynecomastia is reduced with the creation of a flat, firm, and masculine chest. Many men have undergone this procedure with Dr. Vitolo, and as a result feel more confidence and pride in their bodies.

Dr. Robert Vitolo and his team offer experienced and skilled gynecomastia treatment to residents in the Brooklyn area.

By focusing on the needs of each patient, Dr. Vitolo provides personalized care using the latest technology to improve the experience and leave every patient feeling confident and satisfied. For more information, or to schedule a patient consultation in our Brooklyn, NY office, please call (718) 836 6400 to speak with our friendly expert staff.