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Jay M. Pensler, M.D.
Plastic Surgeon
680 North Lake Shore Drive Suite 1125
Chicago, IL 60611

Gynecomastia | Male Breast Reduction Surgery

Gynecomastia is derived from the Greek term “gyno” for feminine, and the Greek term “mastos” for breast. The condition involves excessive development of the breast in the male. Gynecomastia may be the result of an increase in ductal tissue and stromal tissue of the male breasts commonly referred to as glandular tissue. In conjunction with the increased ductal and stromal tissue, there may be an increase in the size of adipocytes which is typically referred to as the fatty component. Gynecomastia may also be the result of a variety of hormonal, genetic, neoplastic or environmental changes. However, a majority of the cases occur without a clearly defined causal agent and are referred to as idiopathic gynecomastia. Contact our office to setup a consultation to determine if you are a candidate for Gynecomastia Surgery in Chicago with Dr. Jay Pensler, one of the most sought after Gynecomastia (male breast reduction) plastic surgeons in Chicago and the United States.

Dr. Pensler is certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and has been named one of America’s Top Doctors in the Nation for more than 10 years. Dr Pensler is a world-renowned specialist in Gynecomastia surgery. In 2016, Jay M. Pensler, M.D. was once again named a Top Doctor in the Nation by Castle Connelly. Dr. Pensler has also been a member of the clinical faculty of Northwestern University for 20 years. Dr. Pensler has a specialized interest in the diagnosis and treatment of Gynecomastia. Dr. Pensler has published papers on the etiology and treatment of Gynecomastia.

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