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    Gynecomastia News, Trends, Stories and More

    Our gynecomastia blog provides valuable information about current news, patient stories, and surgical advances for those who want to stay up to date about the condition.

    Gynecomastia news can provide valuable insight for men with enlarged breasts. Education is key to making an informed decision about whether or not male breast reduction surgery is the best option for you. Reading stories about other men who have been suffering with the same condition as you will help you understand you are not alone in this. Countless teenagers and adult men are living with effects of gynecomastia. Many feel trapped by their enlarge male breasts. The gynecomastia news, stories, and information published here can help you through difficult times and give you the hope you need that you can live a better life free of male breasts.

    Can BodyTite or J-Plasma Treat Gynecomastia?

    By Beth | January 18, 2022

    Why aren’t more gynecomastia surgeons using BodyTite or J Plasma for skin tightening for the chest in addition to gland removal? Many patients ask these questions when they are considering gynecomastia surgery. Non-surgical or minimally invasive options like BodyTite and J Plasma would address common worries patients have with gynecomastia surgery, such as scarring or…

    The Anatomy of Gynecomastia

    By Beth | January 18, 2022

    One of the biggest misconceptions about gynecomastia or “man boobs” is that the condition is caused by excess fat alone. Many patients schedule consultations with the assumption that liposuction alone will resolve their gynecomastia, and may have even been told this by other doctors. In fact, breast tissue alone is the primary cause of gynecomastia…

    How Dr. Cruise Creates the Ideal Male Chest

    By Beth | January 18, 2022

    Patients with gynecomastia, or “man boobs,” can turn to plastic surgeons like Dr. Cruise to achieve a masculine and flattering chest. This surgery, known as gynecomastia surgery or male breast reduction, is more complex than patients or even less-experienced surgeons may assume. Many factors go into creating the ideal gynecomastia surgery results. As a gynecomastia…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 6

    By Beth | November 18, 2021

    Patients dealing with gynecomastia may be unaware that there are six distinct types of the condition. These six types were defined by Dr. Cruise, who created the Cruise Classification System to identify and properly treat various presentations of gynecomastia. The most severe type is defined as  Type 6 gynecomastia, Continue reading to learn more about…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 5

    By Beth | October 18, 2021

    While many plastic surgeons will treat gynecomastia, few have the extensive experience and understanding of the condition like Dr. Joseph Cruise. In fact, Dr. Cruise created the Cruise Classification System to identify the different types of gynecomastia and the best surgical technique for each. Here, we will explore Type 5 gynecomastia, or “significant breast roll”…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 4

    By Beth | October 7, 2021

    Dr. Joseph Cruise has extensive experience treating gynecomastia and is regarded as one of the top surgeons in the world. This led him to create the Cruise Classification system to further define six distinct types of gynecomastia and the best surgical plan to treat each type. If you are a regular reader of our blog,…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 3

    By Beth | September 15, 2021

    Gynecomastia comes in  varying degrees, which is why Dr. Cruise developed his classification system to better understand the different types. To continue with our series exploring the six types of gynecomastia, we will review Type 3 Gynecomastia. Below, you can learn more about the common characteristics, causes, and best treatment options for Type 3 gynecomastia.…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 2

    By Beth | August 13, 2021

    If you have gynecomastia, you may be surprised to learn that there are actually six distinct types of gynecomastia. Dr. Joseph Cruise was the first plastic surgeon to identify and classify these varying types as well as the best techniques to treat each one. Through specialized gynecomastia surgery, Dr. Cruise can effectively create a flatter,…

    What You Should Know About Gynecomastia: Type 1

    By Beth | June 24, 2021

    Most men with enlarged breast tissue may be unaware there are actually six different types of gynecomastia as defined by gynecomastia specialist, Dr. Joseph Cruise in Newport Beach, CA. This classification system ranges from the mildest to most severe. Here, we will discuss type 1 gynecomastia, including some notable characteristics, causes, and treatment options. What…

    Types of Gynecomastia: Dr. Cruise’s Classification System

    By Beth | June 24, 2021

    While many surgeons may offer gynecomastia surgery, few have the in-depth understanding of various types of gynecomastia and the techniques that best suit each one. Through extensive experience, Dr. Cruise has categorized six different types of gynecomastia along with his recommended surgical treatment for each type. Below are descriptions for each type outlined by gynecomastia…