Hospitalisation- 4 to 8 hours.
Dressings- for 5 days.
Restriction of activity involving upper chest/shoulder: 1 to 3 weeks.
Gynecomastia surgery results are immediately visible. Over time, post-surgical swelling will resolve and incision lines will fade. Satisfaction with your new image should continue to grow as you recover from surgery.
The final results of your gynecomastia surgery may take 3-6 months to achieve. Incision lines are permanent, but will continue to fade over time.
The final results of gynecomastia surgery are permanent in most of the cases.However, if gynecomastia resulted from the use of certain prescription medications, drugs (including steroids) or weight gain you must be fully free from these substances and remain at a stable weight in order to maintain your results.