Long-Term Benefits of Breast Reduction Surgery

Breast reduction is an increasingly popular cosmetic procedure in the United States, with over 50,000 procedures performed each year. Whereas a breast augmentation is designed to increase the volume of the breasts, and a breast lift positions the breasts higher on the chest, a breast reduction is a process of removing fatty tissue and skin… Read More »

How Much Does Breast Reduction Cost?

Cost may be a factor as you decide whether to have breast reduction surgery. In many cases, this procedure is covered by healthcare insurance if it is being done to relieve back pain or other medical issues caused by large breasts. For more information about coverage, refer to the information on the back of your… Read More »

Do You Lose Weight After a Breast Reduction?

You may not see the number on the scale go down right after your breast reduction. That’s because it isn’t a weight-loss procedure. However, it can make it easier to drop extra pounds going forward by improving your ability to exercise and be active. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zinsser provides more information in the video… Read More »

Can Breasts Grow Back After Reduction?

If you’re an adult when you get breast reduction surgery, your breast tissue won’t regrow or regenerate. When you get a breast reduction in your teenage years, however, there’s a chance that enough breast tissue will come back to warrant a second procedure. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. John Zinsser explains more in the video below…. Read More »