For some women, a large chest can be physically and socially debilitating, limited exercise and choice of clothing. A breast reduction can be the key to gaining self confidence and getting more active, but is it right for you?
Here’s 10 things you need to know – from Dan Marsh, Consultant Plastic Surgeon at The Plastic Surgery Group.
The ideal candidates for breast reduction are healthy females who are experiencing physical or emotional discomfort from the size of their breasts and who have realistic expectations of the outcome.
Reasons patients requests the procedure are: back ache, social difficulties, clothing, skin maceration, skin changes, infections, neck ache, inability to exercise and/or bra straps digging in.
This surgery has been shown to have the highest satisfaction rates of all types of breast surgery.