Having overly large breasts can cause a woman to have many annoying problems that can affect her day to day life. They may cause persistent and severe pain in the neck, back, or shoulders, and even make it difficult to indulge in normal physical activities.
Fortunately, there’s a solution to these problems, and that is reduction mammoplasty. More popularly known as a breast reduction, this surgical procedure can help reduce the size of the breasts to remedy many of the physical issues you face every day.
Reduce Your Breast Size with Plastic Surgery
There are many problems associated with having extremely large breast sizes, and they include rashes under the breast folds, pain in the neck, shoulders, and back, and restricted physical performance during the activities you love.
In addition to these physical ailments, many women with large breasts suffer from confidence issues and poor emotional health as they develop a negative view of their bodies. It can even make wearing certain clothes difficult.
If you have large breasts that are causing you physical and emotional pain, then a breast reduction surgery is the solution you need to finally find relief. It is a safe procedure and suitable for anyone with large breasts that are causing them to feel uncomfortable. It’s not associated with any risks, but patients will have to be ready to go through a period of downtime to relax and recover.
A breast reduction can remove excess tissue, skin, and fat from the breasts, making them smaller and more symmetrical with the rest of your body. Not only will you feel more comfortable in your body after the procedure, you’ll also feel more beautiful.
The best candidates for breast reduction are those who are in their ideal weight range and free of any underlying medical problems. If you are pregnant, or are planning on getting pregnant at some point, then your doctor may advise you to postpone the treatment. Breastfeeding and pregnancy can affect the proportions of your breasts so, you may not get the desired results from the surgery if you’re planning on having children down the line.
Preparing for the Surgery
If you have made up your mind about reducing your breast size with plastic surgery, the first step is to schedule a consultation with an experienced plastic surgeon. Your doctor can explain the procedure to you and also guide you through the entire process. He will help you decide on the right time to undergo the procedure and the surgical options available to you based on your medical history, expectations, and needs.
You might need to stop using or alter the use of some medications before and after the procedure. You also need to refrain from alcohol consumption and smoking a few weeks prior to the surgery.
Most often, you will not be required to stay overnight after the surgery is completed. In most cases, the surgery is performed as an outpatient procedure and you will be able to go home soon after the treatment is completed.
After the Surgery
Your doctor will provide you with post-operative instructions. These instructions may include avoiding strenuous physical activities until the incisions are healed. You will need to refrain from physical activities until the incisions are healed. You may also want to avoid tight or underwire bras for a while after your surgery. You will need to have bandages over the breasts for a few days until the swelling is completely gone.
The results from reduction mammaplasty are noticeable immediately after the surgery. The final results will be apparent after you have fully recovered.
Contact Our Office
Say goodbye to your old breasts and hello to a new and improved version of yourself after a breast reduction. Contact our office to schedule your consultation with Dr. Filiberto Rodriguez, and begin your journey to a more comfortable way of life.