Body Cosmetic Surgery for Men

Serving Mansfield – Arlington – Fort Worth – Dallas


body cosmetic surgery - dr michael thornton

Male Liposuction & Body Sculpting

Male liposuction and high definition body sculpting specifically targets troublesome areas like the neck, abdomen, flanks, and chest.  Dr. Thornton provides consultations for standard liposuction, VASER liposculpting, or laser-assisted liposuction depending on the size of the area treated.  Larger and more complex liposuction procedures are performed under general anesthesia but smaller areas may be treated under local anesthesia in our office procedure room.

VASER Lipo – Gynecomastia Male Breast Reduction

Gynecomastia male breast reduction is the most popular procedure performed by Dr. Michael Thornton for male body cosmetic surgery that removes excess fat and breast tissue creates an undesirable male aesthetic appearance.  Liposuction of the chest overlying the chest muscle will most often correct gynecomastia.  VASER Liposculpting, a sophisticated liposuction tool, has the capability to emulsify gynecomastia fat and dense breast tissue, making it easier to permanently remove gynecomastia tissue in males.  However, other clients may require removal of excess male breast tissue and/or removal of excess skin to provide the best aesthetic result.

Male Tummy Tuck

Male tummy tuck or male abdominoplasty is specific to men following massive weight loss or following successful bariatric surgery procedures like gastric sleeve or gastric bypass.  In addition, men also present to our office with fat to the abdomen and flanks who require liposuction along with a tummy tuck to remove skin excess that falls below the belt line.  This combination procedure address both fat and skin excess to the midsection.

Buttock Fat Grafting for Men

Male buttock fat transfer or Brazilian Butt Lift is not only for women as men are also seeking ways to enhance their buttock contour.  Men with small buttocks due to poor muscle tone or loss of fat may under go buttock fat grafting to naturally enhance buttock volume.  The male buttock fat grafting procedure involves liposuction harvesting fat from the abdomen, flanks, and back then transfer the fat to the buttocks for enhanced projection while contouring down the midsection.

After Weight Loss Skin Removal for Men

Male body contouring following major weight loss or following successful bariatric surgery removes excess skin to improve your overall body shape.  Procedures include male abdominoplasty, male fleur-de-lis abdominoplasty, male body lift, male brachioplasty or arm lift, male chest contouring, male gynecomastia / male breast reduction, and male face lift / neck lift.

Hernia Repair for Men

Dr. Michael Thornton specializes in performing inguinal hernia repair, umbilical hernia repair, ventral hernia repair, incisional hernia repair, and laparoscopic minimally invasive hernia repair.  During repair of umbilical or ventral hernia, synthetic or biological mesh may be used to reinforce the area to prevent hernia recurrence.  Laparoscopic hernia repair techniques may also be used to repair hernias of the abdominal wall or umbilicus.  Our office supports and accepts all major insurance and Medicare.



Dr Michael Thornton

Expertise of Dr. Michael Thornton

Dr. Michael L. Thornton is a fellowship-trained, dual board certified Cosmetic Surgeon and General Surgeon and Diplomate of both the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery and American Osteopathic Board of Surgery.  Dr. Thornton has experience in performing male cosmetic surgery and attends yearly national cosmetic surgery meetings and participates in advanced courses to offer the latest techniques in male cosmetic surgery for clients in Mansfield, Arlington, Fort Worth, and Dallas, Texas.