Here we’re brought together some of the most common questions about breast reduction in Liverpool.

What is breast reduction?

Breast reduction, also known as mammoplasty, is a surgical procedure that reduces the size and weight of the breasts.The procedure aims to improve the appearance and shape of the breasts, and to relieve symptoms such as back pain, neck pain, and shoulder pain.

Who is a good candidate for breast reduction?

Women who are considering breast reduction should be in good general health and have realistic expectations about the results of the surgery. They should also be prepared to commit to the necessary aftercare, which includes wearing a supportive bra for several weeks after surgery.

What are the risks and complications of breast reduction?

As with any surgery, there are risks and complications associated with breast reduction. These include infection, bleeding, and problems with the healing process. There is also a risk of changes to the sensation in the nipples and areolas.

What happens during breast reduction surgery?

Breast reduction surgery usually requires general anaesthesia. The surgeon will make incisions around the areola, down the breast, and under the breast. Next, your surgeon removes any excess skin, fat, and glandular tissue. The surgeon will also reposition nipple and areola before closing the incisions.

What is the recovery process like after breast reduction surgery?

The recovery process after breast reduction surgery can take several weeks. You will need to wear a supportive bra for several weeks after surgery. You may also experience some pain and swelling. Most women are able to return to their normal activities within a few weeks of surgery.

What are the results of breast reduction surgery?

The results of breast reduction surgery are usually very good. Women who have undergone the surgery often report a significant improvement in their physical comfort and their self-confidence.

Where can I get breast reduction surgery in Liverpool?

There are several surgeons in Liverpool who specialise in breast reduction surgery. You can find a list of surgeons on the website of the British Association of Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgeons (BAAPS). Mr Khan is a highly experienced plastic surgeon offering a range of breast procedures for patients in Liverpool

How can I find out more about breast reduction surgery in Liverpool?

Get in touch with Mr Khan’s team today. You can easily arrange an initial consultation and discuss your personal circumstances. From here, you can discuss the best procedures and move forward with your surgery. Get in touch today to find out more.