Introduction to Breast reduction surgery

The best candidates for breast reduction
After your breast reduction surgery
Getting back to normal after breast reduction
Your New Look
Benefits of the breast reduction abroad
What to consider whed deciding for breast surgery
Preconditions and risks
Recommended stay

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There are many techniques currently available for breast reduction. Vertical  (lollipop) technique offers less invasive, simpler form of operation without inframammary lengthy incision.

Surgeon creates an elegant curve in the lower part of the reduced breast by making an incision around the areola downwards to the breast crease.

Thanks to its minimal scarring is ofter referred to as “short scar“ technique. However, vertical technique is used for small to medium size breast reductions.  

The best candidates for breast reduction

There are cosmetic, physical and psychological reasons for having breast size reduced.

Physical problems attributed to excessively large breasts include back, neck and shoulder pain, mastodynia, maceration, and infection of the inframammary regions and even neurologic sequelae caused by neck problems.

In some cases, patients decide to undergo the operation due to psychological,  emotional, or appearance-related issues.  

After your breast reduction surgery

Immediately after the surgery, the patient is given gauze over the incision, normally compression bra is suggested to reduce swelling, unpleasant stinging sensations, and then milder discomfort.

Patients usually stay in recovery room for 2 hours after the operation has been carried out. Analgesics may be prescribed to relieve pain. Bruising or swelling might last for several weeks.  

Getting back to normal after breast reduction

In general, patients are able to resume their normal activities within one weak unless their work involves strenuous exercise or heavy lifting.

Most scars are in areas covered by clothes. This is the reason why they do not bother patients.

Even if scars fade away over time and become less noticeable, their healing process and extent varies from person to person depending on the incision and/or skin.  

Your New Look

 Great satisfaction is common after breast reduction surgery. The main highlight of this technique is definitely reduced scarring underneath the breast comparing to anchor technique. Breasts look much younger, firmer and smaller.   

Benefits of the breast reduction abroad

You will be looked after and treated accordingly by New Look Holiday team. Moreover, you will rest in a pleasant, discreet, and tranquil environment of the Slovak city of Košice.  

 

What to consider whed deciding for breast surgery

It is not advisable to consider the mammoplasty in case of bleeding disorders, inflammatory breast diseases, low immune system or unrealistic expectations.

Preconditions and risks

Majority of patients are unlikely to develop any complications. Yet, there are some postoperative risks including nipples that are positioned unevenly, loss of feeling, not being able to breast-feed and infection.  

Recommended stay

Normally, patients are advised to stay in hospital overnight. There are cases though, when the operation is performed as an outpatient procedure. Patients are then expected to stay in Slovakia for 7 consecutive days for postoperative check-ups.

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