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Introduction to Top Surgery

When it comes to the art of transformation, Dr. Christian Subbio stands as a true visionary. Driven by an unwavering commitment to helping individuals achieve their authentic selves, he has become a trusted name in the world of aesthetic surgery. Located in the vibrant city of Philadelphia, Dr. Subbio’s practice is renowned for offering life-changing procedures, including the remarkable specialty known as Top Surgery. Keep reading to learn more about how this procedure can open the doors to the new, and true, you.


What is Top Surgery?

Top Surgery, a transformative procedure offered by Dr. Christian Subbio, is a highly specialized surgical journey designed to align one’s physical appearance with one’s true identity. This procedure is primarily sought by individuals who are in the process of transitioning or have already transitioned from female to male (FTM) or non-binary, and it plays a pivotal role in their quest for authenticity and self-expression.

At its core, Top Surgery involves the alteration of the chest to create a more masculine or gender-affirming appearance. This can encompass several key components:

  • Bilateral Mastectomy
  • Breast Augmentation
  • Customized Solutions

More than just a surgical procedure, Top Surgery embodies a profound sense of empowerment. It enables individuals to take control of their lives, embrace their identity, and embark on a path toward greater self-confidence and authenticity.

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What are the Benefits of Top Surgery?

Top Surgery, as performed by Dr. Christian Subbio, opens the door to a world of transformative advantages. This surgical journey offers a multitude of benefits for individuals on the path to self-discovery and gender affirmation, such as:

  • Gender affirmation
  • Improved self-confidence
  • Enhanced physical comfort
  • Clothing freedom
  • Reduced binding
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Who are the Best Candidates for a Top Surgery procedure?

While it is a powerful tool for many individuals, it’s essential to identify the ideal candidates for this transformative journey. The best candidates for Top Surgery typically include:

  • Transgender individuals
  • Gender dysphoria
  • Age and health
  • Patients with realistic expectations

What’s the First Step?

The pivotal first step in your transformative journey toward Top Surgery with Dr. Christian Subbio is to schedule a personalized consultation. During this consultation, you’ll be welcomed into an environment where your unique aspirations and concerns take center stage. Engaging in an open and honest dialogue with our experienced team, you’ll have the opportunity to express your aesthetic goals and desired outcomes.

Dr. Subbio and his dedicated professionals will conduct a comprehensive evaluation of your chest’s current state, considering your individual anatomy, skin condition, and medical history. Together, you and Dr. Subbio will collaboratively assess whether Top Surgery is the right solution for you, tailoring a personalized treatment plan that ensures your results seamlessly harmonize with your authentic self.

This consultation is a pivotal moment, offering you the chance to seek clarity, voice any preferences, and gain a thorough understanding of the surgical process, recovery expectations, and the transformative journey that lies ahead. It marks the beginning of your path to achieving the authentic and confident version of yourself you’ve always envisioned with the guidance of Dr. Subbio and his expert team.

What to Expect on the Day of Top Surgery

On the day of your eagerly awaited Top Surgery with Dr. Christian Subbio, you can anticipate a journey guided by expertise and compassion. As you step into our modern clinic, our friendly and dedicated staff will greet you, ensuring that you feel completely at ease throughout the process.

Dr. Subbio and his skilled team will commence by thoroughly preparing the treatment area, maintaining the highest standards of cleanliness and safety. To enhance your comfort during the procedure, a topical numbing cream or anesthesia will be used. With precision and artistic finesse, Dr. Subbio will then proceed to administer the carefully selected surgical techniques, sculpting your chest to achieve the envisioned appearance.

While the exact duration can vary depending on the specific surgical approach and individual needs, it generally takes approximately 2 to 4 hours to complete. With Dr. Subbio’s expertise and commitment to your well-being, the day of your Top Surgery becomes a significant step toward realizing your authentic self.

Top Surgery Recovery

During the initial days of recovery, it’s crucial to prioritize rest and allow your body to heal. You may require assistance with daily activities; we may recommend wearing a compression garment to reduce swelling and provide essential support to the surgical area. Dr. Subbio and his team will provide you with specific post-operative care instructions to promote a smooth and comfortable recovery.

As your recovery progresses into the weeks following surgery, you’ll begin to notice a gradual improvement in your comfort level. Swelling and bruising will gradually subside, and we’ll encourage you to engage in light activities to enhance circulation and prevent stiffness. However, it’s vital to avoid strenuous exercises and activities during this phase to ensure a safe and successful recovery.

How Much Does Top Surgery Cost in Philadelphia?

The cost of Top Surgery in Philadelphia can vary depending on several factors, including the specific type of surgery chosen, the complexity of the procedure, and individualized treatment plans tailored to your unique needs. To provide you with an accurate estimate, it is recommended to schedule a consultation with Dr. Christian Subbio and his dedicated team.

Why Choose Dr. Subbio?

In the world of Top Surgery, Dr. Christian Subbio represents a harmonious blend of surgical precision and artistic finesse. As a Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeon by the esteemed American Board of Plastic Surgery, he upholds unwavering standards of safety and meticulous attention to detail. With a solid foundation built on fifteen years of rigorous education and specialized training, including a fellowship in microsurgery, Dr. Subbio is undeniably a highly qualified practitioner in Philadelphia’s vibrant medical landscape.

However, what truly sets Dr. Subbio apart is his innate ability to infuse the science of surgery with the artistry of aesthetics. While his credentials attest to his expertise, it is his artistic sensibility that enables him to craft surgical outcomes that are not only technically impeccable but also exquisitely pleasing to the eye.

Dr. Subbio views each surgical procedure, including Top Surgery, as a canvas for personal transformation, approached with the meticulous precision and vision that define his practice. With Dr. Subbio as your surgeon, you can entrust your Top Surgery journey to a true master of the craft, dedicated to helping you embrace your authentic self with grace and confidence.

Schedule Your Consultation

Your journey towards realizing your authentic self through Top Surgery begins with a pivotal step: scheduling a personalized consultation with Dr. Christian Subbio. This consultation serves as the foundation for understanding your unique needs, aspirations, and vision of self. Call us today at 610.356.6100 to start the process; we can’t wait to meet you.

Take the first step to becoming the best version of yourself.

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In our office, you will be treated like a part of our family. It’s a relaxing, pressure-free haven where you can feel comfortable to ask all of your questions. We think you’ll sense immediately that we care as much about your safety and your beautiful results as you do. Contact us today for a consultation, and find out why Dr. Subbio has earned a reputation as one of the most trusted and skilled plastic surgeons in Philadelphia.

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