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What is Gynecomastia

Gynecomastia is the condition when a man develops larger than normal breast. Most of the time it will onset with puberty. However, it can occur later in life or after significant weight gain. Not surprisingly, men hate this condition and are very self-conscious about their breasts. They often will not take their shirts off at the pool or beach or when they are outside. Even with their partners, they hate having their shirts off.

Who is gynecomastia for?

Any  man who is self conscious because of his breast size is a candidate for male breast reduction.

The only really effective treatment is surgery.


Gynecomastia can be effectively treated by one of the following:


In my extensive experience, most men prefer the most aggressive approach which is direct excision in the operating room. Through a small incision, along the lower half of the areola, I can remove almost of the breast tissue and fat in the chest. A drain will be placed on each side which will be removed 5-7 days later in the office. If you have significantly loose skin, this may need to be addressed differently.
You can return to work in 5-7 days.
You will wear a vest for about 2 weeks.


Almost all insurance companies consider this to be a cosmetic procedure and will not provide any financial assistance.

What Post-Op care is required for Gynecomastia?

A Male Breast Reduction should result in a flatter chest with a more masculine contour. In most cases, you’ll be required to wear a compression vest or chest wrapping for 10-14 days after the surgery to help reduce any swelling. You may shower the next day. Gynecomastia (Male Breast Reduction) Surgery Northern Virginia & Washington DC including residents of Fairfax, Sterling, Manassas, and Western Loudoun Virginia.


Gynecomastia Surgery is Definitely Worth It. 
Dr.Berman is friendly, professional and takes the time to answer any questions or concerns. I highly recommend Dr.Berman if your thinking of having a procedure done.
-Sterling, VA


Disclaimer: Results may vary for different individuals.


I Had an Amazing Experience

Prior to my gynecomastia surgery, I was self-conscious about my chest. My friends and family tried to reassure me that there was nothing wrong with the way it looked. I still felt uncomfortable taking my shirt off and the pool, and wear tight clothing. After doing some research and finding that I was a victim of this hormone disorder, I came across cosmetic surgeons in my area that performed gynecomastia. Doctor David E. Berman is a god. With his magic touch, my confidence was boosted! I was finally able to take my shirt of and feel good about myself. I had a few pre-surgery appointments with him where he went over all the guidelines, and made sure that I consented. On the day of the surgery, I went in and came back more relaxed than ever. After the surgery, there were drains hanging from my sides which tend to hurt just a little, but It was bearable and I managed to avoid painkillers and nausea medication. I encourage anyone who feel self-conscious about their chest, and is a victim of gynecomastia to undergo surgery. Its truly  a life saver. Thank You, Dr. Berman for all your time and effort.


Gynecomastia Surgery

This doctor is amazing! I had a Gynecomastia surgery with Dr. Berman and I was very impressed by his knowledge, professionalism, and his attention to detail. Dr. Berman will follow up with you and stay in contact through phone or email throughout the whole process; I was hesitant about getting the surgery done at the beginning, but  I am very glad that i went through with it. Dr. Berman is the real deal! if you need something done, he is your man!

fai sha


Absolutely amazing experience with Dr. Berman and his staff. I was only going to his office for more information about the procedure and I immediately felt comfortable and safe about going through with the surgery. Well since i had such a great experience, i decided to get my surgery only a week or two after I had my consultation. He has been great since DAY ONE!  Dr. Berman is a really great Doctor and full of knowledge. He certainly made sure that any questions I had were either answered in person via text, which I have never met any professional doctor to give out their cellphone number to their patients. Dr. Berman a fantastic Doctor and a all-around great person; his actions alone really shows that he truly cares about his patients happiness and well being. GREAT DOCTOR!


5 star excellence!

Helped me in a very professional manner, was very descriptive and helpful through the whole process. The way i was treated from the first appointment , all the way to my current post-ops has been amazing. The staff is very friendly. Would highly recommend!


If your a guy suffering from Gynecomastia and are…

If your a guy suffering from Gynecomastia and are looking for a surgeon I highly recommend Dr.Berman for the job. You won't be disappointed with his work and the procedure is worth having done from my personal experience. Dr.Berman made me feel comfortable the day of my surgery and during all my visits. Results were seen immediately after surgery. I choose Dr.Berman after doing a lot of research on the web, reading all the reviews and watching a YouTube video of him performing liposuction. I liked the fact that he was gentle and commented that it was not necessary to be rough as you see other doctors do in their video.



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