Do I need to pay a deposit to secure my procedure booking?
Yes. A 20% deposit is required to secure your booking with the balance paid upon arrival, the day prior to your surgery.
What currency will I need to pay in?
Your deposit and final balance payment should be paid in GBP.
How soon can I book my flights?
Do not book flights until you have received an email to confirm your surgery date has been confirmed. A date will only be secured once you have been approved for surgery and your deposit has been paid. You are required to book your flights within 2 days of receiving your surgery confirmation email.
How should I sleep after the surgery?
You must sleep on your back, elevated, for 3 weeks post op. Do not sleep on your sides for 4 weeks post op also.
When can I return to work?
If your job is:
When can I exercise?
- lightly active (such as office based), we would advise 1 week off work;
- moderately active job (such as a hairdresser), would benefit from 1-2 weeks off work;
- for active or physical job (such as a personal trainer), we would advise 3 weeks off work.
You must not engage in any heavy exercise for 6 weeks post surgery. Light exercise such as walking is encouraged.
How long should I wear my post operative garment for?
You must wear your compression garment for 6 weeks post surgery.
Is it safe?
Yes if performed by experienced board certified surgeons.
Can my man Gynecomastia return after surgery?
This is a possibility, therefore we advise that all patients adopt a healthy, active lifestyle post op so that their surgery result can be maintained.
Will I require liposuction in multiple places if I am overweight?
You may want to add additional areas of liposuction to give you an all round result but this is totally your choice. Ask your patient coordinator for more advice on this.
Will my chest appear flat?
Your chest will reduce in size and have more definition but the surgeon will leave a small mount of fat behind so that the chest does not sink inwards or look too flat.
What is the scarring like?
The surgeon will usually make a small incision underneath the breast in the natural crease which can be hidden and also around the areola (nipple) if needed. Once these incisions have healed they will barely be noticeable.
Who is suitable for the procedure?
Males who have prominent breast tissue which can be caused by hormone imbalance or obesity.
How long will it take to see my final results?
Your nose can take around 6 months to settle in to its final state.
Can I combine this procedure with any other procedures?
Yes. You are able to combine a Facelift with a number of other procedures.