When you have disproportionately big breasts, they can cause a lot of back and neck pain, sometimes even other physical symptoms. This is why women tend to get the breast reduction lift Sydney, and free themselves from physical pain cause by the size and proportions of their breasts.
Women who have gotten breast reduction surgery tend to be very satisfied with the results. However, breast reduction surgery is not only meant for women, believe it or not. If men have a condition called gynecomastia, that may cause their breasts to be larger than they should, which is when they also get the breast reduction surgery.
Breast reduction surgery will help you feel more comfortable in your body
Consultation is important
Before having any type of plastic or cosmetic surgery, you should have a consultation with your surgeon. This will help you understand more about the procedure that you will have, and you will also see all of the risk factors and the prices.
Your medical history will also have an impact on the breast reduction surgery, since it is important to see what kind of medical condition you had, for example if you had any lumps removed or anything similar. Your surgeon will also ask you about your family’s medical history.
One thing to keep in mind is that you should not hide anything. It is crucial that you are completely open and honest with your surgeon about anything that might affect the procedure. Be prepared to talk about any of the emotional issues you might have had because of the size of your breasts.
While you are having a consultation with your surgeon, he might take pictures of your breasts, measure them while talking to you about the amount of breast tissue that needs to be removed for you to achieve the goal.
You will surely feel better after the breast reduction surgery
During this consultation, you will also be asked about your daily habits, which can include the information about the medication you are taking or whether you are a smoker or not. Sometimes, you will have to refrain for smoking before and after the procedure is done to make sure that you heal properly.
Just like that, you might also have to stop taking some medications, for example aspirin or any other anti-inflammatory medications, like Aleve or Motrin. However, your surgeon will give you all the needed information, so you do not have to worry about these things now.
Prepare for breast reduction surgery
First of all, you need to be in a good physical shape to make sure that you will heal properly, and this can easily be achieved if you just listen to your doctor (both before and after the surgery). Before the surgery takes place, make sure to have the following items at home:
- Plenty of ice
- Comfortable (loose) blouses or T-shirts
- Clean washcloths, towels and gauze
- Any of the special ointments or creams that will be recommended by your surgeon
You will surely need to take at least one week off from school or work to recover. While some people tend to need two weeks to recover, this can vary from one person to another. Just listen to your surgeon and everything will be fine. Simply put, if you have a good plastic surgeon, such as Dr. Naveen Somia, to do the procedure, everything will go smoothly.