Breast Reduction, Genève
REDUCE YOUR BREAST SIZE WITH BREAST REDUCTION
The goal of breast reduction surgery is to reduce the volume of the mammary gland.
A volume that is too large and present from an early age or acquired during a major weight gain can be embarrassing or even disabling for the patient and lead to symptoms such as neck or back pain.
When breast hypertrophy is observed, a sagging of the breast skin appears in parallel. This is the direct consequence of the excessive weight of the mammary gland.
During the pre-operative consultation, the CLEAGE surgeon will explain to you precisely the course of the operation as well as the expected results and after-effects. A detailed protocol will be given to you. Measurements and photographs will be taken in order to compare the before and after surgery.
Breast reduction is performed under general anesthesia and lasts an average of 2 hours.
In addition to the reduction of the volume of the mammary gland, a correction of the skin sagging will be performed, we speak of breast lift.
The patient will systematically spend one night under clinical supervision for better comfort.
The results are immediate the day after the operation.
Bruises and swelling will be present for about 2 weeks and will gradually disappear.
A postoperative check-up will be scheduled 2 weeks after the procedure to monitor the results and after-effects.
It is necessary to stop all physical activity for one and a half months, as well as to stop working for three weeks.
Wearing a compression bra is mandatory for 1 month, day and night.