About Breast Reduction
What is a breast reduction? Excessively large breasts can create physical and social challenges for women. Furthermore, extremely large breasts can lead to insecurity issues and overall embarrassment, as well as pain in both the neck and back. Dr. Edward M. Zimmerman is a cosmetic surgeon in Las Vegas, NV who has helped countless women regain their confidence and enjoy the life they want through cosmetic breast reduction via liposculpting. This procedure at Aesthetic Revolution Las Vegas removes excess breast tissue and skin to recontour the breasts to a smaller, more balanced size. If you are interested in learning more, call our office in Las Vegas today for a private consult.
Ideal Candidates For Breast Reduction
If you suffer from extremely large and heavy breasts that interfere with everyday life, a surgical breast reduction may be what you need to achieve the contour you want. Breast reduction is ideal for women who deal with constant worry or are not able to live a fulfilled and active life because of the heaviness of their breasts. If you also have consistent skin inflammations or irritations (as well as back pain), breast reduction surgery can greatly diminish these medical conditions. It's crucial that patients are at a stable weight and choose a skillful surgeon, like Dr. Z, who listens to their concerns and goals and has the training to create a normal and natural appearance.
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Breast Reduction Surgical Technique
Instead of having traditional surgical breast reduction that would leave you with multiple scars around the nipple and under the breast, there will be just three or four small insertion sites, hidden under each breast and in the armpit crease. Fat is selectively suctioned with tiny cannulas to improve breast contour, decrease droop and volume, and maintain cleavage and projection. Many women prefer this method because of the quicker recovery and less visible scarring. Modest lift and skin tightening may be achieved using laser, water assisted, and ultrasonic liposuction techniques.
What to Expect In Breast Reduction
Once surgery has been completed, you will be monitored closely for a short period of time and then sent home to begin the healing process. A compression bra will be worn for a few days that will increase blood circulation to the breasts during the immediate recovery. In a month or so, the breasts will naturally fall into position and the post-surgery effects will disappear. Most of our patients at Aesthetic Revolution Las Vegas say they feel relieved, lighter, and more confident. Following surgical breast reduction, you can enjoy the clothes you so desire and feel excited about your new contour. Keep in mind, it is important to maintain a healthy body weight so the outcomes are not compromised.
Breast Reduction Frequently Asked Questions
How much does breast reduction surgery cost?
Your cost for breast reduction surgery can be reviewed with Dr. Z in your consultation. When he has created your treatment plan, it is easier to calculate your costs, including facility fees, anesthesia, and more. Reduction surgery usually leads to a dramatic improvement in all aspects of life, which is why our staff will help you find low-interest financing to make your treatment easy to afford. We will also help you talk to your insurance provider to see if your policy covers some of your expenses.
Will my insurance cover breast reduction?
Your health insurance might pay part of the cost of your surgery if it's considered medically necessary. If you want to use your insurance, talk to Dr. Z so he can help with your claim. You should contact your provider to find out if your policy might pay for the surgery and the information they need. Your insurance might need measurements, like your weight, height, body surface area, and body mass index (BMI).
Can I breastfeed after a breast reduction?
Reduction surgery can affect breastfeeding. Although some women can still breastfeed after a surgical reduction, other women cannot. It's difficult to know whether your breast reduction will interfere with breastfeeding. This is why Dr. Z suggests that patients be done with breastfeeding before considering breast reduction surgery.
Can my breasts regrow after surgery?
Following reduction surgery, your breasts may get smaller or bigger with dramatic weight changes. This is why it is better to be at a healthy weight prior to your surgery so you can easily maintain your new physique. In your consultation, Dr. Z will discuss the best ways to prepare for your reduction and what you can do after to help make sure your results last.
Smaller Breasts, Larger Life Through Breast Reduction
Dr. Z has helped so many women regain their body, mind, and spirit for a fuller life with cosmetic breast reduction. During your consultation at Aesthetic Revolution Las Vegas, Dr. Z will talk through all of the steps to attain your aesthetic desires and develop a customized treatment plan to fit your goals. There's no reason to continue simply accepting the lack of confidence or discomfort that can accompany large breasts. We welcome you to call our office in Las Vegas, NV to discover more about this exceptional breast reduction procedure.