The surgery is generally sought by the boys in their late teens and it can be sought by any patient between age 20 to 60 years. The best candidates for gynecomastia correction in Punjab are healthy, emotionally stable men of this age group.
Surgery is not an option for obese or overweight men who have not first attempted to correct the problem with exercising or dieting. Individuals who smoke or drink heavily are also discouraged from undergoing this procedure unless complete cessation of the smoking and drinking.
While it may seem that gynecomastia is not physically harmful and it generally doesn’t lead to any disturbance in bodily functions, there is a deep psychological affect that the condition has on patients.
The presence of abnormal fat at the wrong places might be psychologically disturbing for the patient. It can keep the patient from performing certain activities that involve wearing tight clothing or baring the chest.
Glandular tissue that gets accumulated around the nipple area does not decrease in size even with exercise and dieting, so surgery is the only solution.