How to get rid of gynecomastia

Gynecomastia, commonly known as male breast enlargement, can cause a great deal of distress to sufferers so it’s not surprising that so many men are searching for ways to get rid of gynecomastia. “From a psychological point of view, it can affect your confidence and self-esteem considerably,” comments Mr Alex Karidis, who is one of […]

The app is back!

Acting as your personal concierge from the moment you download it, the Karidis Clinic Cosmetic Surgery Patient Journey App supports your entire surgical journey with us, giving you prompts and alerts as to when to take action, rest, rebook and more. Hear from Mr Karidis, your dedicated nurse and previous patients about your desired operation. […]

Alex Karidis named best for London body contouring

In their recent Best of British issue, Claridges’ Maybourne magazine named Alex Karidis ‘London’s body contouring king’ as they praised the ‘tailored selection’ of surgical and non-surgical options for sculpting the body that is available at Karidis Clinic. They highlighted Alex’s superior surgical technique that results in quicker healing and minimal scarring, whether that’s for […]

Mr Karidis talks all things gynaecomastia to Aesthetic Journal

Mr Alex Karidis is renowned for his expertise and experience in treating gynaecomastia and recently sat down with Aesthetic Journal to discuss this common and oft-distressing condition. Gynaecomastia affects 35% of men and can have a profound physical and psychological impact, so it’s not surprising that it’s become one of our most requested procedures. Towards […]

Join our team!

We’re looking for a special person to join our team as our front of house receptionist. As the first point of contact for Karidis Clinic, you are required to create a welcoming atmosphere to the clinic ensuring all visitors are greeted in a professional manner, and ensuring they are comfortable. If they are first time […]

Male demand for body contouring surgery remains firm, according to latest cosmetic surgery stats

A global pandemic actually became the perfect time to undergo a procedure as plastic surgeons around the world reported record numbers of enquiries throughout lockdown. Whether it’s due to the phenomenon of Zoom anxiety, the ability to hide behind a mask, concern about quarantine weight gain or the ability to recover in secret while working […]

Everything you need to know about cosmetic surgery recovery

Following on from our last blog post that focused on the rhinoplasty recovery process, here’s a rundown of the downtime you can expect after some of the other cosmetic surgery operations we offer. All procedures and patients are different but, from the immediate downtime to the full recovery period that can last weeks or even […]

Male cosmetic surgery more popular than ever in a pandemic

The shift to WFH and the vogue of video calls has led to an acceleration of what was already an emerging trend – over the last twelve months, we’ve seen an increase in men turning to aesthetics to enhance their appearance and boost confidence through this challenging time Cosmetic surgery as self-care Until now, the […]

How to Get Rid of Man Boobs

Man boobs, known medically as gynaecomastia, is thought to affect 30% of men post-puberty, although is much more common in men over the age of 50 – the reported prevalence is up to 70% due to the general decline in testosterone levels.  For all those using this lockdown to really commit to their health and […]

Eat well to heal well: the top 10 foods you should be eating after cosmetic surgery

What we eat is one of the most important factors in our overall health and can influence our physical, mental and even emotional wellbeing. This is particularly critical after undergoing surgery, as any cosmetic surgery procedure involves an element of trauma to the body. We asked Nutritionist Yvonne Wake which are the top ten foods […]