If you have overly large breasts, you know the physical discomfort they can cause. Shoulder, back, and neck pain are common problems for women with large, heavy breasts. Normal physical activities are often limited and can cause musculoskeletal pain, poor posture, headaches, breast pain, and skin irritations. There is also difficulty in dressing in certain fashions that seem designed for the slender, thin-figured woman.
Breast reduction has among the highest patient satisfaction rates of any plastic surgery and can offer dramatic improvements. Mark L. Jewell, MD is a board-certified plastic surgeon who is highly skilled in breast reduction surgery. Breast reduction is designed to make your breasts, smaller, lighter, more youthful-looking, and more proportionate.
Breast reduction is a surgical process to reduce the size of your breasts. This involves the reduction of the amount of breast tissue and skin of the breast and repositioning of the nipple upward onto the repositioned breast mound.