Breast Reduction Surgery


 

Breast Reduction Surgery Fast Facts

Patients with big breasts often develop back pain due to the weight of their breast. Patients undergoing a breast reduction at ReNova Plastic Surgery in Pittsburgh, PA, will have smaller and lighter breasts while achieving a youthful look.

  • The procedure is performed under general anesthesia and it is usually completed in 2 to 3 hours.
  • The usual recovery time is one to two weeks.

Trust your breast reduction procedure to the best-reviewed plastic surgeon in Pittsburgh.

How is the recovery after your Breast Reduction Procedure?

Following your breast reduction procedure, you should plan for the following:

  • 1-2 week off from work if non-physical
  • No driving while taking narcotic medication
  • No drains in the majority of cases
  • Swelling for 1-2 weeks
  • Bruising for 1-2 weeks
  • Exercise: resume activities at 2-3 weeks, and back to normal at 6 weeks
  • Follow-up appointments after: one week, 6 weeks, 6 months, and 1 year

Looking for Breast Reduction Surgery nearPittsburgh, PA or Wexford, PA? Dr. Clavijo at ReNova Plastic Surgery will reshape, Lift, and reduce the size of your breasts. The average price of a Breast Reduction near Pittsburgh, PAranges from $6,500 to $10,000.

Breast Reduction Cost Near Pittsburgh, PA.

The typical cost for Breast Reduction near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania ranges from $6,500 - $10,000.

This price variation is based on calculations published on Realself. A few of the variables that determine costs of a procedure will vary by surgeon, geographic region and complexity of the procedure.


*Results can vary for each individual


*Results can vary for each individual 


*Results can vary for each individual

What is a Breast Reduction surgery?

A breast reduction Pittsburgh is the reshaping of the breast, by removing excess breast tissue.


How and where is the surgery done?

The breast reduction surgery is done in an accredited AAAASF and state-certified facility. It is done under general anesthesia. The duration of the procedure is about two and a half to three hours. It is done as an outpatient procedure.

Do I need to have drains?

YES. We might need to leave drains to prevent fluid accumulation.

What complications could occur?

When doing a breast reduction, some of the potential complications related to the procedure are:

  • Infection (<1%)
  • Bleeding (<1%)
  • Scars
  • Asymmetry
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