Posts Tagged ‘Breast Reduction Surgery’
Breast reduction surgery is a surgical procedure done in order to decrease the size of a woman’s breasts. Overly large breasts can cause a great deal of physical and emotional discomfort for many women. Dr. Mark Mitchell Jones of Atlanta Plastic Surgery Specialists offers breast reduction for women whose breasts are uncomfortably or proportionately too large for their bodies. continue reading
Being well-endowed can be a good thing. However, there is such a thing as “too much of a good thing” when it comes to breast size. Overly large breasts can make it difficult to participate in activities such as sports and can make it challenging to find clothing that fits. Carrying overly large breasts can also negatively affect your posture and cause chronic back and shoulder pain. Lastly, overly large breasts can cause skin irritation and bruising at the location on the shoulder where bra straps dig into the skin. continue reading
Mammaplasty (breast reduction) is a surgical procedure than can be used to reduce the size of the breasts. It is commonly used in women with overly large breasts and can also be used to treat Gynecomastia (benign enlargement of breast tissue in males).
The procedure involves making an incision in the breast, removing excess tissue and then suturing the incision. Many plastic surgeons now employ innovative surgical techniques that minimize scarring and preserve the opportunity for breastfeeding in the future. continue reading