When is a right time to consider a Breast Reduction?

Breast reduction is a common goal for patients who feel that their large breasts are affecting their personal life in a negative way. It is also a good option for patients whose breast size is causing physical discomfort, like back pain or neck strain. Is the ideal surgery for women in this situation because it removes some of the excess tissue and fat that\\\\\\\’s weighing down the chest. This procedure can significantly improve your quality of life no matter when you choose to have it.

Generally, if you are in physical pain, the sooner you get the breast reduction the better. Breast reduction has a very high satisfaction rate because patients are happy with the relief provided once the extra weight is removed. The decision to undergo a breast reduction is a personal one and should be based on your individual needs and circumstances.

Some signs to know that you might be a candidate for a breast reduction:

  •         You are unhappy about having too heavy and large a breast.
  •         You are experiencing back pain and your breast development has stopped.
  •         The breast weight is causing neck, shoulders, and back pain.
  •         The size of your breasts makes it difficult for you to participate in certain physical activities or exercise routines.
  •         It’s difficult for you to find bras or shirts that fit comfortably.
  •         You are experiencing chronic rashes below the breast and shoulders area from the bra straps.
  •         You are in good health.
  •         You feel self-conscious, unhappy, or have low self-esteem due to the size or appearance of your breasts.

A breast reduction may help you improve your body image and overall emotional well-being. It is important to consult with a qualified plastic surgeon like Dr. Mallol. He will be able to assess your individual situation, discuss your goals and expectations, and provide guidance on whether a breast reduction is the right choice for you.