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Could breast reduction be right for you?

Could breast reduction be right for you?

For women with uncomfortably large breasts, constant discomfort can be an unfortunate part of everyday life. If you’re tired of the hassle and pain associated with excess breast tissue, a breast reduction could offer a path to serious relief.

Breast reduction surgery, also known as reduction mammoplasty, is a surgical procedure that reduces the size and weight of the breasts. While this surgery can provide numerous medical benefits, it can also improve a person’s self-esteem and quality of life. Let’s discuss some of the reasons why someone may consider breast reduction surgery.

Relieving Physical Discomfort

One of the most common reasons for breast reduction surgery is to relieve physical discomfort caused by large breasts. Women with large breasts often experience chronic back, neck, and shoulder pain due to the weight of their breasts. This can also lead to posture problems, numbness in the arms and hands, and difficulty breathing. Breast reduction surgery can alleviate these physical symptoms and improve overall comfort.

Enhancing Mobility

Women with large breasts may also have difficulty participating in physical activities such as exercise or sports due to the weight and size of their breasts. This can impact their overall health and well-being due to reduced activity level. Breast reduction surgery can enhance mobility and allow women to participate in activities they enjoy without discomfort.

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Improving Body Image

Large breasts can also cause body image issues and problems with self-esteem. Women with large breasts may feel self-conscious about their appearance or struggle to find clothing that fits properly. Breast reduction surgery can improve body image and help women feel more confident and comfortable in their own skin.

Correcting Asymmetry

Breast reduction surgery can be used to correct asymmetry, or uneven breast size. This can be caused by a variety of factors, such as genetics or hormonal imbalances. Breast reduction surgery can balance out the size and shape of the breasts, resulting in a more symmetrical appearance.

Treating Medical Conditions

Breast reduction surgery can also be used to treat medical conditions such as macromastia or gigantomastia that are associated with abnormally large breast size. These conditions can cause physical discomfort and health problems, and breast reduction surgery can provide much-needed relief.

Breast reduction surgery can be a life-changing procedure for those who experience physical discomfort, mobility issues, body image problems, asymmetry, or medical conditions caused by large breasts. If you are considering breast reduction surgery, it is important to consult with a qualified plastic surgeon to discuss your options and ensure that the procedure is safe and appropriate for your needs.

In many cases, a breast reduction is covered by a patient’s insurance plan. At Ohio Plastic Surgery Specialists, our team is experienced in successfully seeking insurance coverage for these medically necessary procedures. Dr. Walter Bernacki is a board-certified plastic surgeon and has decades of experience performing breast reduction surgeries. He will work with you to achieve the results you desire.

If you’re suffering with physical and emotional discomfort from large breasts, relief could be just a phone call away. Contact our office today to schedule a consultation and take the first step toward a more active, confident you!