Breast Reduction in Turkey

Although breast reduction, also known as mammoplasty, is generally thought to be applied because of aesthetic concerns, there are many reasons. These can be neck and back pain caused by large and heavy breasts, eczema, excessive sweating, and bad odor.

Large and heavy breasts may disturb the patient by causing posture disorders. Just like women, men may need breast reduction surgery. The process of removing excess fat from the breasts is called breast reduction.

Reasons such as sagging breasts in women after pregnancy and breastfeeding and hormonal disorders in men may require breast reduction surgery. Your specialist will determine the most suitable method for you.

Breast Reduction in Turkey

Breast Reduction in Turkey FAQ

How is breast reduction performed?

In breast reduction surgery, excess tissue and skin in the area are removed. The breast tissue and skin of the person are adjusted according to the request of the person. Through the recent developments in surgical methods, artificial incisions are no longer made under the breast. Instead, surgery is performed by making a straight incision down the nipple. The operation takes approximately 3-4 hours.

After breast reduction surgery, the patient should stay under observation in the hospital for the first night. Painkillers are prescribed when the patient is discharged the next day. The patient should go to the doctor for dressing after breast reduction surgery. With the effect of drugs and dressing, the patient returns to his social life. After about 4 days, you can return to your normal life again.

The healing process will continue for a long time. For this reason, you should avoid heavy exercises, push-pull movements, and excessive physical activity for about 4 weeks. The sports bra recommended by the doctor should be used continuously for 1 month. This bra will both reduce pain and support the surgery by helping to shape the breast. There will be edema and swelling in the breast tissue after the operation, this is normal. Swelling and edema will decrease in 3-4 weeks. The result of the final result can vary between 6 months and 1 year. It is normal to feel slight pains such as burning and stinging, it is not a situation to be afraid of. After 1 month, you can start cardio movements gently.

Since breast reduction is an operation in which no extra substance is taken into the body and the excess fat is removed from the body, its effect normally lasts for a lifetime. However, if the person in question gains excess weight or becomes pregnant and experiences similar problems, breast reduction surgery may be required again.

Like all other surgeries, it is not possible for the scars to completely disappear miraculously. However, the scars fade over time and become a whole with the body and become indistinct. This also depends on the regeneration rate and sensitivity of the skin.

This is completely up to your preference and breast reduction surgery can be applied in both cases. However, if you have a plan to become pregnant in the near future, it would be more logical for you to have the surgery after the breastfeeding period is over. Since the breasts will grow and sag during pregnancy, you may need to have surgery first and then have surgery again depending on your genetics and process.

All adults over the age of 18 can have breast reduction surgery.

This time will vary depending on the intensity and rate of physical activity of the work you do. Patients can usually return to work within 2 to 4 weeks.

No. Since breast reduction surgery is performed under general anesthesia, it is not possible to feel any pain.

Some women can breastfeed their babies without any problems after breast reduction surgery. However, this process varies from person to person and is unlikely to be predictable. In general, a blockage can occur in the milk ducts and this can make breastfeeding difficult. It may be best for you to have breast reduction surgery after breastfeeding without risking it.

Although some side effects such as bleeding, infection, and pain can be seen after breast reduction surgery, you do not need to worry about such symptoms with a good hospital choice and an experienced plastic surgeon. These side effects are rare complications when breast reduction surgery is performed by a specialist surgeon. In addition, these complications are often side effects that can occur with all surgeries. The most important possible complication specific to breast reduction is the color problem that may occur in the areola. There is a possibility that it might blacken, although it is very rare. However, long-term risks such as scarring and asymmetry are not symptoms to fear when you perform your surgery in the hands of a specialist surgeon.

There is no unbearable pain. Mild pain that can be felt with painkillers used under the control of a doctor is easily controlled.

By deciding with your doctor, you can reduce the size you want in accordance with your body.

There is no exact measure for this. If you are uncomfortable with the size of your breasts, you can decide on the reduction size with your doctor.

Aesthetic operations are much more affordable in Turkey compared to other countries. You can perform breast reduction surgery in Turkey with prices starting from EUR 2500.

This size may vary according to your existing measurements and the breast size you want, and it is known that patients usually reduce their size by 1 or 2 cups.

The drains remain in the patient's body for 24 hours.

No. Anyone who is healthy can have breast reduction surgery at any age if they are over the age of 18.

There is no specific size for this. If you want to have the surgery, you will.

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