Heavy, large hanging breasts can often cause severe back, neck and/or shoulder pain. A breast reduction can help alleviate pain and lift breasts for a better proportioned body. This procedure is often performed in conjunction with a breast lift to help lift the appearance of the breasts while also removing unnecessary volume.
BENEFITS OF A BREAST REDUCTION
TYPES OF BREAST REDUCTION
During your consultation with one of our four surgeons, you will discuss your procedure goals and options. Your surgeon will recommend a procedure plan that aligns with your goals and fits your specific case needs. If you are ready to schedule your consultation, click the button below.
The nipple areola is attached which typically maintains sensitivity and nipple projection, and upper/medial fullness.
Reduction of breast size with liposuction, lifting of breasts with skin removal.
The Nipple Areolar Complex(NAC) is removed as a graft. Reduction is done and the NAC is placed back in proper location. This could result in a loss of nipple sensitivity and nipple projection. Allows for a safer reduction for those with severely large breasts in terms of keeping NAC alive.
BREAST REDUCTION RECOVERY
No strenuous activities. You will have drains placed and have drain care for about a week. You can return to work after a weekend or long weekend.
After the first week, you can begin light exercising like walking on a treadmill. However, there is no running or heavy lifting.
After 5 weeks you can return to full activities.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Being that our office is completely cosmetic we do not accept insurance. We regularly preform breast reduction, however they are completely self-pay. You can check out our finance page here to learn about the financing options we offer.
The breast reduction and lift are similar procedures, they are both correcting drooping tissue at the base of the breast by removing it. Your breast crease will be raised giving you a "lifted" and "perkier" appearance.
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