What is a Reduction Mammoplasty?
Breast reduction surgery or reduction mammoplasty is a surgical procedure whose determination is to decrease the size of the breasts, improve their shape, their projection and achieve a more balanced position to harmonize with the body.
Breast reduction surgery involves the removal of excess glandular tissue, fat and skin from the breasts, to give them a more aesthetic appearance. This procedure is also indicated in cases of back pain, skin irritation below the breasts and activity limitations due to overweight breast tissue.
Average length: 2-3 hours
Most common anesthesia: Regional or general
Type of hospitalization: One night in hospital
Average recovery time: 2-3 weeks
In order to choose the most suitable surgical technique for the patient, it will be necessary to make an evaluation appointment with Dr. Flores Valdivia to elaborate a medical record and a personalized treatment plan.