Categories, Cosmetic Surgery

Breast Reduction

Just like some wants the breast augmentation surgery, there are those who seek for the breast reduction or reduction mammoplasty surgery to take extra fat, excess glandular tissue or skin from the breast. A big breast size for a woman means in the first place the back and neck problems also breathing problems.

Who can do the operation?

Any woman that suffers from the big size breast can actually make a breast reduction. This surgery is not considered cosmetic like the breast augmentation.

Are there any risks or side effects of the breast reduction surgery?

Like any other normal operation you may have an infection, bleeding or low wounds healing or a seroma. Sometimes you may have asymmetry or contour irregularity but in most cases you must stay in touch with your doctor. The operation does not leave any permanent scars.

Is the breast reduction surgery painful?

The breast reduction surgery is performed under general anaesthesia. There will be painkillers to control the pain after operation.

What is the breast reduction procedure?

Before the breast reduction operation starts, the doctor takes pictures for a 3D simulation so you can decide the best shape and size. The operation starts with general anaesthesia and it takes almost 3 hours but you will stay a night in the clinic. The surgeon will make a cut in the areola so that the scars will be rarely visible after the operation. The breast reduction technique is chosen by you.

After the breast reduction operation:
You will wear a supportive garment after operation for almost 4 weeks.
You can go back to your daily life or work after one week but without any exhausting work for almost 3 weeks after operation.
You cannot have sex for 3 weeks.
Do not lift any heavy stuff for 3 weeks.
Your doctor will tell you what else you may avoid according to your situation.

How much does the breast reducing cost?

The breast reducing operation in Turkey, Istanbul costs from 2500 Euro to 3000 Euro. The price varies according to:

  • The area of treatment.
  • The facility.
  • Your period of staying.
  • Hotel.
  • Medical tests.

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