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San Francisco Gynecomastia Specialist Offers 7 Tips on Choosing a Male Breast Reduction Surgeon

Dr. Miguel Delgado provides advice on selecting a gynecomastia surgeon.

Dr. Miguel Delgado shares key pieces of advice on what to look for in a prospective gynecomastia surgeon for males seeking treatment.

San Francisco, CA — Board-certified plastic surgeon Miguel Delgado, MD is globally recognized as a top authority on the surgical treatment of gynecomastia, a condition characterized by excessive male breast tissue that can create the appearance of a more feminine-looking chest in boys and men. Having personally performed over 5,000 gynecomastia surgeries—also known as male breast reductions—Dr. Delgado has been featured for his expertise and innovative methodologies on numerous national and international gynecomastia treatment documentaries, including broadcasts by Fox News, BBC, Discovery Australia, and more. He is also the medical director of Gynecomastia.org, the largest online gynecomastia forum in the world.

As a gynecomastia specialist, Dr. Delgado is uniquely qualified to offer advice on all aspects of care for males seeking treatment for this condition—including what to look for in a potential physician. In regard to choosing a male breast reduction surgeon, he shares the following tips:

Ultimately, Dr. Delgado notes that if anything seems wrong or does not meet one’s expectations when evaluating a potential male breast reduction surgeon, the search should continue. “Selecting a gynecomastia surgeon is not a decision that should be rushed or made without significant consideration, as choosing the right provider is critical to receiving top-quality care and excellent final results. You should be completely confident in your surgeon’s training, certifications, experience, skill, demeanor, and overall practice environment—including the competency of his or her staff—and only then should you move forward with treatment.”

About Miguel Delgado, MD

Dr. Delgado is a plastic surgeon in San Francisco and Marin County, CA. He is board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, as well as an active member of the American Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, among several other esteemed organizations.

Due to his expertise in male breast reduction, patients have traveled from all over the globe to receive gynecomastia treatment from Dr. Delgado, including individuals from Canada, Europe, Australia, Thailand, the Middle East, and all areas of the U.S. Gynecomastia.org—the online gynecomastia forum he owns and operates—provides a secure, private avenue to ask questions, discuss treatment options, and connect with top surgeons around the world.

During the current COVID-19 pandemic—and as a convenience to out-of-town patients even under normal circumstances—Dr. Delgado offers virtual consultations for anyone interested in gynecomastia surgery.

To learn more, visit dr-delgado.com and facebook.com/MiguelDelgadoMD. Dr. Delgado is available for interview upon request.


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