Can Breasts Grow Back After Reduction?

Posted: February 23, 2021

Transcript: When an adult woman undergoes breast reduction mammaplasty or breast reduction surgery, her breast tissue will not regrow or regenerate after surgery. It is true that a woman’s breast tissue can undergo changes from time, gravity, and childbirth, but after breast reduction, the tissue will stay the same. There are few cases where a young teenage girl suffers from breast hypertrophy macromastia and undergoes a breast reduction mammaplasty. In approximately forty percent of these cases, by the time she is a grown adult woman and has undergone changes including childbirth, she may have some regrowth and development of breast tissue that becomes symptomatic, and she represents for a second breast reduction mammaplasty. If you have any questions regarding breast reduction surgery, please do not hesitate to call Zinsser Plastic Surgery at 804-474-9805 or visit our website at