Treatments For Men
At Centre for Surgery, we believe that the benefits of nonsurgical and surgical treatments apply equally to men as well as women and with each passing year, the number of men who get in contact with us increases as attitudes towards cosmetic procedure for men change. The popular perception that cosmetic surgery is something just for women is now an outdated stereotype. As well as procedures is to enhance appearance, we also offer treatments which are more medical in nature such as state of the art laser snoring treatment to alleviate a common problem which affects many men and their partners.
The condition of gynaecomastia commonly affects men of all ages and can be a significant source of embarrassment leading many men to avoid beach holidays for fear of exposing their chest. Male breast reduction involving a combination of liposuction and / or glandular excision can lead to permanent correction with a straightforward surgical procedure.
HD lipo or high definition liposculpture is an advanced body contouring technique designed for men who want to achieved a sculpted and defined physique. Our surgeons are highly skilled in HD lipo and have years of experience in achieving outstanding outcomes for our patients.
Abdominal definition, where the outline of the underlying abdominal muscle is visible, is a sought-after appearance for many men. Otherwise known as ab sculpting, an Abdominal Etching procedure involves removing pockets of unwanted fat using liposuction. This procedure is suitable for those who already have a low body fat percentage but have a stubborn layer of fat preventing their abdominal muscles showing through.
Male Breast Reduction
Male breast reduction also known as gynaecomastia removal surgery is a commonly performed procedure for enlargement of the male chest or ‘man boobs’ caused by excessive fat or glandular tissue. This medical condition causes men’s breast tissue to swell, often caused by an imbalance of hormones. A Gynaecomastia procedure corrects the enlargement of breast tissue by removing unwanted breast tissue and excess fat.
Pectoral implants for men define and improve the appearance of the chest. As well as being carried out for aesthetic enhancement of the chest, male pectoral implants are suitable for those who have undeveloped chest muscles, a pectus deformity or Poland’s Syndrome. The implants mimic the appearance and feel of well developed chest muscles by being made of a firm silicone gel material made by Polytech German-designed and manufactured implants.
Otoplasty also known as pinnaplasty or ear shaping surgery is an effective way to alter the appearance of protruding or unfolded ears and is considered to have one of the highest patient satisfaction rates of any cosmetic surgery procedure. It is also a good option for those looking to fix the position of uneven ears.
Surgical Tattoo Removal
Surgical tattoo removal also known as tattoo excision is a effective and permanent surgical treatment for those wishing to remove a tattoo. Many patients may have already tried laser tattoo removal without success. Surgical tattoo removal under local anaesthetic can be performed on both smaller and larger areas either with skin excision alone or combined with skin grafting for larger tattoos.
Hair Transplant Surgery
Hair transplant surgery is a permanent method for hair restoration. Our hair transplantation surgeons offer both FUE and FUT using the most advanced methods at our specialist day surgery facility in Watford. Our surgeons will design customised treatment plans for each and every patient according to their hair restoration needs and with a strong emphasis on achieving natural looking and densely packed hair.
Laser Snoring Treatment
Laser snoring treatment also known as NightLase uses the Fotona SMOOTH mode erbium laser to reduce symptoms of snoring and sleep apnoea. When the pharyngeal airway in the throat, mouth or nose is narrowed, snoring occurs; this can greatly affect one’s sleeping habits. This non-invasive treatment heats and strengthens the tissue in two stages. With three simple treatments every four weeks, results from this procedure can lead to effective alleviation of snoring.
Rhinophyma is a rare skin disorder that causes the appearance of a large and bumpy nose. It typically occurs in the later stages of rosacea, a chronic inflammatory skin condition, and is more common in men than women. The gold standard treatment for rhinophyma is CO2 laser combined with erbium laser for reshaping of the overgrown nasal tissues.