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Breast Reduction

Breast reduction surgery, medically known as mammoplasty, is a surgical procedure to remove excess fat, tissue and skin from the breasts.

Treatment Content

Breast Reduction and Reasons for Preference

You may be considering breast reduction surgery for many reasons, and Breast Reduction results ensure that most patients get the results they want.

Breast reduction surgery is not only performed to change the shape of the breast.

Breast reduction surgeries can be performed at any age, even during puberty. However, when breast development is not complete, people who have breast reduction surgery may have to undergo a secondary operation.

About Breast Reduction

The procedure can vary from person to person, but in general;

Average Length of Stay
Length of Hospitalization
Operation Duration
Recovery Time
7 Days
1 Day
2-4 Hours
General Anesthesia
1-2 Weeks

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Breast Reduction Techniques

Depending on the shape and appearance of the breasts, the amount of tissue to be removed and the patient's wishes, the surgeon may choose one of different surgical procedures.

Small incisions will be made in your skin and a thin tube called a cannula will be inserted to collect fat and fluids from your breast. This technique is best for people who are looking for minor changes and have skin elasticity.

It is a technique suitable for moderate breast reduction and visible changes. It creates an incision from the bottom of your breast to your areola and around your areola. After removing excess tissue and fat, the breast is reshaped and lifted.

The surgeon will create incisions around your areola, from your areola to the lower breast fold and along the fold under the breast. Operations using this technique are suitable for patients with a lot of sagging.

Operation Process

Frequently Asked Questions

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Since excess fat tissue and skin are removed during the operation, an incision is required. Therefore, a slight scar may remain, but these scars lose their prominence over time.

Breast reduction surgery does not prevent you from getting pregnant and breastfeeding. Operations performed by experienced surgeons with the right technique do not harm the milk glands. In this way, you can breastfeed your child after giving birth.

The operation can be performed after the skin and bone tissue has completed its development. For this reason, the age limit is generally 18 – 20

Yes. Both breasts can be given an equal and symmetrical appearance during the operation. Excess breast tissue removed from the breasts can be adjusted to create a symmetrical appearance.

In cases where the patient needs and the doctor approves, two operations can be performed together.

It is possible to return to daily life and work life approximately 1 week after the operation, provided that the doctor’s recommendations are followed.