Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction Surgery Information

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Reduce the size and improve the shape of a woman's breasts.
2-4 hours depending upon the technique
Usually general anesthesia; smaller reductions intravenous sedation with local.
In / OutPatient
Usually outpatient.
Side Effects
Prolonged swelling and delayed healing, bruising.
Unfavorable scarring, loss of nipple sensation, loss of ability to breastfeed, loss of nipple and breast tissue, unsatisfactory shape, and failure to achieve aesthetic goals.
Work 1-2 weeks, most normal activities 4-6 weeks.
Usually permanent in that it never needs to be done again.

Doctors performing this procedure: Breast Reduction in Australia

  Location Name Contact
  NSW, Double Bay Dr. Hodgkinson, Darryl FACCS 02 9362 7400
  QLD, Minyama, Gympie Dr. Bambit, Jayne FACCS 07 5452 5222
  QLD, Brisbane Dr. Konrat, Georgina FACCS 07 3391 5710
  VIC, Box Hill Dr. Bambit, Jayne FACCS 07 5452 5222
  VIC, Armadale Dr. Topchian, David FACCS 1800 745 536