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Breast reduction

Breast reduction raises and reshapes sagging breasts by removing excess skin and repositioning remaining tissue and nipples.

  • Procedure takes 1-3 hours
  • General anesthesia is used in this procedure
  • Performed at Ascension Via Christi Surgery Center. Does not require an overnight stay.
    • Overnight stay is optional at an additional cost for cosmetic patients.
  • Possible side effects include temporary bruising, swelling, discomfort, numbness, dry breast skin or permanent scars
  • Back to work in 1 week or more
  • Strenuous activities in 1 month
  • No aerobic activity for 1 month
  • Fading of scars will take several months to a year

Before and after slideshow

Click on the image below to view our gallery of before and after transformations. There are some graphic images that may not be suitable for children to view.