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Breast Reduction Surgery for Women - Aesthetic and Health Benefits Overly large breasts can cause physical pain and discomfort and also lead to emotional and psychosocial problems. The presence of excess breast tissue can prevent you from leading a physically active life. Large sagging breasts can also be a source of embarrassment and make a woman feel self-conscious in public. Breast reduction surgery or reduction mammoplasty is a plastic surgery procedure designed to remove excess breast fat, skin and tissue to result in breasts that are proportional to the body. The surgery also improves the discomfort caused by over-sized breasts. Breast Reduction Procedure The primary goal of breast reduction treatment is to ensure that the breast mound has an optimal size and shape with minimal scarring and sensory changes to the breast. Vertical only reduction mammoplasty is a minimal scar technique and


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involves a scar that goes around the areola and vertically down to the inframammary fold and provides better breast projection, an attractive shape and maintains sensitivity in the nippleareola complex. Liposuction-only reduction is ideal for younger women with good skin tone. The excess fat is removed effectively without leaving any visible scars. If sagging occurs after breast reduction, it can be resolved with breast lift surgery – a procedure that lifts the breasts to a more aesthetically pleasing position. Benefits of Breast Reduction Surgery The benefits are generally seen in a short time in about six weeks after the procedure. Aesthetic Benefits • Smaller, firmer, well contoured breasts proportionate to the body • Resolves asymmetry when one breast is larger than the other Health Benefits


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• Relieves pain in the breast, neck, back and shoulders • Overcomes the problem of rashes in the skin under the breast crease • Resolves the problem of indentations from bra straps that support heavy breasts • Shown to have significantly improve sleep and ability to exercise • Improves physical and psychosocial wellbeing A study published in the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery®, the official medical journal of the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) confirmed that breast reduction improves physical activity, decreases costly chronic medical complaints and improves the overall quality of life. This cosmetic surgery procedure improves self image and selfconfidence. Are You the Right Candidate? The decision to have breast reduction surgery is a personal one and you should know about the benefits as well as the risks before you go ahead. The right candidate is a woman who is healthy, does not smoke, and has realistic expectations. For the best results, it is important that you find a plastic surgeon who is experienced in performing this surgery.

Breast reduction surgery for women aesthetic and health benefits  

Plastic surgery to reduce the size of overly large breasts offers cosmetic as well as health benefits.