The breast reduction procedure involves the removal of fat and excess skin around the breast as well as repositioning the nipple and areola to give your breasts the most natural appearance, size and shape possible.
The procedure takes around three hours, is a one off surgery and it will take between four and six weeks to recover from the procedure.
Procedure Time: 3 hours
No of Procedures Needed: 1
Recovery Time: 4-6 weeks
48 hours after your breast reduction procedure you can bathe below the waist. Your dressing should be left intact and dry for two weeks and then removed without getting wet. All sutures are absorbable and a support bra should be worn day and night for four weeks following the procedure. Your surgeon will discuss this in detail with you, however, if you have any queries feel free to call us on the number below.
Pre-operative preparation – Our breast surgeon will discuss the procedure in detail with you during your pre-operative consultation. Click here to read more information on your Pre-Operative care