The Big Benefits of Breast Reduction Surgery

  Breast reduction surgery (reduction mammoplasty) ranks right at the very top of the list of plastic surgery procedures when it comes to happiness and satisfaction with the outcome and the positive long term benefits. The numerous untoward issues associated with very large breasts such as neck, back and shoulder…

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Even Small Breast Reductions Can Yield BIG Results

Breast reductions in women are the top plastic surgery procedure with regard to patient satisfaction of the outcome. When performed appropriately by a good plastic surgeon, it is almost unheard of that a woman regrets having undergone the procedure. And the reason? The chronic, unrelenting physical discomfort associated with large…

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When to Consider a Breast Reduction

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Breasts that are excessively large for a woman’s physique can be debilitating on many levels. In addition to causing physical discomfort and emotional stress, they can also turn seemingly normal activities – such as playing sports or shopping for clothes – into daunting tasks. For women experiencing these concerns, breast…

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What Is the Difference Between Gynecomastia and Pseudogynecomastia?

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The appearance of overly large breasts in men is a relatively common condition that affects males both young and old. Although the term “gynecomastia” is generally used in reference to this aesthetic concern, the condition may more specifically be considered “pseudogynecomastia” if the underlying cause of the enlarged breasts is…

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Actress Ariel Winter, from TV’s “Modern Family”, Discusses Her Breast Reduction

Big breasts can be a real giant problem even for an actress – and a fairly well known actress at that. Yes, you did read that correctly! As incredible as that may sound, it is absolutely true. Well, at least, some of the time. The same untoward issues associated with…

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Naturally Very Large Breasts Have Their Downside Which Breast Reduction Surgery Can Effectively Treat

Women with small breasts often vocalize their “jealousy” of their friends who have naturally large breasts. “You are so lucky!” and “I wish my breasts were like yours!” are commonly stated or, at least, thought. However, things are not necessarily as they appear (though her breasts still look quite large!)….

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What to Expect By Two Months Following Breast Reduction Surgery

Breast reduction patients are the happiest of all plastic surgery patients and the reasons are numerous. For most, it is the alleviation of the neck, back and shoulder pain that ranks at the top. Some other common sources of satisfaction include being able to find bras and clothes, in general,…

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Breast Reduction Surgery Receives Overwhelmingly Positive Praise and Satisfaction

As I have noted previously in several blogs including Breast Reduction Surgery: Plastic Surgery Study on the Satisfaction of the Results and Breast Reduction Surgery In A Woman Wearing a 36G Bra , virtually all women who have undergone breast reduction surgery have been extremely happy with their decision. And,…

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How Soon After Childbirth Can You Have a Mommy Makeover?

Perhaps you recently gave birth to either your last child or your first and only one and are still carrying around your baby weight. Maybe you are also breast feeding or just recently stopped. What an exciting and wonderful but exhausting time! And your baby is absolutely gorgeous. But then…

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Phoenix Plastic Surgeon Clarifies Common Breast Reduction Myths

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Dr. Steven Turkeltaub addresses breast reduction fears regarding pain, sagging, loss of nipple sensation, ability to breastfeed, and insurance coverage. Phoenix, AZ – Dr. Steven Turkeltaub has over 25 years of experience helping women who struggle with breasts that are disproportionately large for their figure. At the Arizona Center for…

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Top 5 Breast Reduction Myths

Myth #1: Recovery from breast reduction is extremely painful Truth: During the first few days for most women, the discomfort levels ranges from fairly minimal to moderate and is usually well controlled by pain medication. Of course, some patients experience more pain than others, but many of my patients take…

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Mommy Makeovers: Do They Make Sense?

Over the last several years you might have heard the term “mommy makeover” quite a bit, particularly if you have been searching the internet for information on improving the appearance of your body – and you have already been pregnant. You may be wondering what a mommy makeover is exactly…

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Breast Reduction Surgery: Plastic Surgery Study on the Satisfaction of the Results

Breast reduction surgery, also known as a reduction mammoplasty, has become a very popular procedure that is used to reduce the size of markedly enlarged breasts that usually are associated with a variety of symptoms and problems. Common reasons that women pursue this surgery include breast, neck, back and shoulder…

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The Increasing Popularity of Mommy Makeovers

Mommy makeovers are becoming increasingly popular as more and more women realize that they have wonderful plastic surgery options available for improving the appearance of their bodies following completion of their families. You might have worked diligently to lose most or all of your baby weight, exercised religiously and scrupulously…

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Breast Reduction Surgery: Reducing the Risks of Large Breasts Being Used as Lethal Weapons (A Humorous Near Reality)

Women’s breasts are usually associated with beauty, femininity, warmth and nurturing. Millions of women have undergone breast augmentation surgery in order to feel more attractive and sexy with larger breasts. A majority of men can be positively affected by the sight of these firm, sizable and shapely breasts. And, they…

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Breast Reduction Surgery Has Both Functional As Well As Aesthetic Benefits

Though women primarily seek out breast reduction surgery, also known as a reduction mammoplasty, in order to help alleviate uncomfortable symptoms associated with their markedly enlarged, heavy and usually droopy breasts, the procedure also has aesthetic benefits. By skillfully lifting, tightening and recontouring the breasts in addition to reducing their…

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Breast Reduction in Teens With Large Breasts Can be Both Physically and Emotionally Therapeutic

Many teenage girls with small breasts wish that their breasts were a whole lot larger and dream of having a breast augmentation. They clearly see the positive attention directed towards women flaunting their sizable and voluptuous cleavage and wish that they had the same. But there is also a dark…

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Expectations for Breast Reduction Scars

When it comes to breast reduction surgery, I find that women contemplating this procedure don’t usually place the appearance of the final scar at the top of their list of concerns. This is quite the opposite for those considering a mastopexy (breast lift) where this is a major area of…

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Will I Need Drains Following My Breast Reduction?

Many patients who see me in consultation for a breast reduction have already conducted a fair amount of research on the internet about this procedure. One issue that they often have questions and concerns about is the need for and the usage of drains for this surgery. Some have read…

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Wearing an Underwire Bra After a Breast Reduction

A very common question that many women have following breast reduction surgery is “When can I wear an underwire bra?” Some believe that they can never wear one again whereas others might have heard, were told or read recommendations for various periods of time and are confused about the correct…

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