Gynecomastia surgery in Lahore
Cosmoplast is Clinic for Gynecomastia surgery in Lahore. Dr. Amin Yousaf is plastic surgeon for Gynecomastia surgery in Lahore: 03214945209 .
Gynecomastia affects about 40% of men and can be unilateral or bilateral. Although there are many causes link to the development of gynecomastia, in most cases its etiology is unknown. If you are considering a procedure to correct gynecomastia, the following information can give you a basic knowledge about the procedure, its results, etc.You probably will not answer all your questions because of the numerous individual variables, for that is important the first medical consultation in which you can find out everything about your case.
The best candidates for the correction of Gynecomastia
Surgical correction of gynecomastia can performe on physically and mentally healthy men who wish to improve their body image. Young patients who have good elastic properties of the skin can improve with minimal scarring.
How do I prepare for surgery?
It is important to avoid any aspirin-containing drug because its anticoagulant effects increase the risk of bleeding and bruising during and after surgery. If you need analgesics, use paracetamol or ibuprofen. If you are a smoker, it would be very important to stop the habit at least 2 weeks before surgery and 2 weeks later, so that it does not affect the microcirculation of the skin.
There are some drugs that would be linked to the development of gynecomastia. Before deciding on a surgical procedure to resolve it, it is advisable to stop using certain drugs in order to verify the existence or not of a relationship between the drug and this condition.
Where will the surgery performe?
The surgery is always carried out in an institution recognized and qualified for this type of procedures. On the day of the surgery you will be admitted to the clinic, where they will be waiting at the agreed time and will accompany you to your room. As an outpatient procedure, you will return home hours later for surgery.
What type of anesthesia ?
Gynecomastia is a surgery that is performe under general or local anesthesia plus sedation, in both cases you will sleep through the entire procedure and you will not feel pain at any time. Larger surgeries will performe under general anesthesia for patient comfort.
How is the operation?
If excess glandular tissue is the main reason for gynecomastia, it will be necessary to remove the gland. In some cases the liposuction of the area is use to improve the contour and do not leave any jolts. In most cases, the incision is made on the lower edge of the areola, which in time will hide and very well concealed. At the end of the operation, the suture line will cover with firm hypoallergenic ribbons.
Is it painful?
It is important to note that pain following gynecomastia surgery is not a problem and is perfectly controll with analgesics. Of course some discomfort is expected.
What can I expect after the surgery?
You will instruct to wear an elastic pressure therapy t-shirt for about 15 to 20 days that will help the tissues heal properly. It is important to walk and mobilize as quickly as possible, but without effort. The stitches are remove within 15 days. For Completly Waight loss you can also go for Liposuction Surgery
How will the scars be?
It will depend on the technique used. The scars on the breasts are apparent when they are new, they are red, but then pale and flatten almost completely concealing.
What are the risks?
Complications following gynecomastia surgery are few and manageable by a train surgeon.
• The most frequent complication in this and any other surgery is the development of a hematoma. A hematoma is an excessive accumulation of blood, as if it were an internal bruise that causes discomfort.
• Changes in nipple sensitivity are usually normal in this type of surgery, although reversible and in the meantime tolerable.