What can I do to prepare for gynecomastia surgery?
Ceasing smoking as far in advance as possible before the procedure will encourage healing. It is also necessary to stop aspirin, some herbal supplements, Vitamin E and anti-inflammatory medication to reduce the chance for post-operative bleeding. A baseline mammogram is often recommended, as well. Detailed instructions will be provided to aid you in preparing for surgery. Someone will need to drive you from the surgery and remain with you overnight after it is completed.