Patients with excessively large pendulous breast / enlarged sagging breast benefit by this surgery.
In breast reduction surgery or reduction mammoplasty, the size of the breast is reduced by removing excess fat, breast tissue and skin from the lower part of the breast and other areas as required. This is done under general anesthesia. A vertical (Linear) midline scar is visible in lower half of breast, which becomes indistinct with time. The nipple is relocated higher to its normal position and the breast is reshaped and contoured.
2 to 4 hours surgery
Breast are brought into normal size & position.
1 or 2 days of hospitalization.