Breast Reduction | Dr. Karaaltın Clinic

Breast Reduction


Many women feel their breasts are overly large and not in proportion with the rest of their body.They also have discomfort associated with overly large breasts and have back and neck pain. Breast reduction surgery, also clinically referred as reduction mammpolasty is the most popular surgery to alleviate this problem.


Basically with breast reduction surgery; plastic surgeon removes excess tissue and skin to achieve a breast size in proportion with your body and alleviate the discomfort associated with your overly large breasts. Breast reduction also gives chance to reshape your breasts which can be discussed with your surgeon before operation.

Breast reduction surgery is a procedure that can have a positive effect on your self-esteem, it can increase your ability to be active and free and make you feel comfortable with your body look and beside every other benefit, you will feel more healthy because of relieved pain.

*Long-lasting result which can change your life positively

*Being more active and feel free to move after surgery

*New breast size will relieve pain and physical limitations and stop discomfort

*It will enhance your self image and confidence

*A wider choice of dresses including bras/swimwear and more fitted clothing

Breast reduction surgery is a highly individualized procedure relating both health and beauty and you should do it for yourself, not to fulfill someone else’s desires or to try any sort of ideal image. If you feel your breasts are too large and heavy, make you feel uncomfortable about your look or cause you back and neck pain you may wish to have breast reduction surgery. You have to be healthy, your breasts should be fully developed and you should have realistic expectations about results of surgery though.

If you have one or more following feelings or conditions,you are a good candidate for breast reduction surgery:

*You are bothered by the feeling that your breasts are too large

*Your breasts limit your physical activities such as daily practices and sports

*You feel pain in your back, neck and shoulder

*Difficulty in buying clothes, choosing bras/underwears because of disproportion

*Desire tol lok better in your clothes/swimwear

*You have skin irritation beneath the breast cease

*Your breasts hang low

You and your doctor will discuss all details of your surgery and decide together. You can directly share your complaints and concerns about your breasts’ look with your doctor and also your doctor will share his objective ideas about your breast reduction surgery. So this is an interactive process that your happiness and healthiness is a priority.

You may leave hospital after couple of hours but generally we suggest you to stay overnight. You will have a supportive bra for 24 hours after surgery. Our doctor will give you all instructions to follow after your discharge. During follow-up process doctor will make at least two consultations before you return back to your country.