All Queries Answered on Breast Reduction Surgery in Delhi

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All Queries Answered on Breast Reduction Surgery in Delhi

The recent advancements in plastic surgery have evolved breast reduction or mammoplasty into one of the most successful and prominent procedures. Breast reduction surgery in Delhi is performed to reduce your breast size and volume to impart a well-defined contour to your chest.  Enlargement may be due to abnormal weight gain, hormonal imbalance, childbirth, ageing and furthermore.

Breast reduction surgery is also known as reduction mammaplasty. It is a surgical procedure to eliminate abnormal breast fat, glandular tissue and skin. A successful surgery alleviates the uneasiness associated with excessively huge breasts. It gives you a  uniform and proportionate breast size aligned with your body.



I have large breasts. How can breast reduction surgery in Delhi help me?

The procedure aims to create breasts in proportion to the width of your thorax and the shoulders. Such proportions may help maintain body balance and aesthetics. They are so that you are not continually leaning forward or hunching over due to heavy breasts. Instead, you always feel comfortable in your body. 



Why do I need breast reduction surgery? 

Heavy breasts may make you lean forward, impacting your back, shoulders and neck. Moreover, due to their weight, breasts sag comparatively more. It calls for Saggy breasts that may be painful and unappealing. The excess weight on your chest may cause pain and discomfort in multiple areas of your body. Due to the various reasons, women opt for breast reduction for cup D . They include: 

  • Back pain 
  • Cervical pain
  • Shoulder pain 
  • Neck pain 
  • Bra strap pain 



Am I an ideal candidate for breast reduction surgery?

Breast reduction is mainly for anyone with huge and droopy breasts affecting their posture and appearance. Ideally, you can choose breast reduction surgery if you face the following: 

  • Huge and disproportionate breast
  • Shoulder and upper back pain due to heavy breasts. 
  • Breast reduction desired at any age
  • Droopy or saggy breasts
  • Deep furrows in the shoulders caused by the straps of the bra
  • Skin alternation in the submammary area 
  • Stretch marks due to heavy breasts
  • Non-uniform unattractive shape breasts



Can I opt for breast reduction surgery at 50 plus age?

If you have a healthy body and are not facing any other significant health or medical issues, breast reduction surgery is for you even at 50 and beyond. It is essential to ensure you always take a complete consultation from a qualified and experienced surgeon who can help you understand the pre-op and post-op processes. It will also help you prepare for your surgery better and get the desired results.

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What is the procedure for breast reduction surgery in Delhi?

Breast reduction or Mammoplasty is a daycare procedure. That means you may return home within a few hours of the surgery. Your surgeon places you under general anaesthesia to minimise discomfort and optimise recovery time.

Dr Priya Bansal implements the advanced technology for the procedure. Breast reduction is a minimally invasive technique, which ensures minimal downtime and rapid recovery. The possibility of post-operative infection may be minimised by using advanced techniques.

The procedure begins with the administration of anaesthesia. Your surgeon gives the incision around the nipple and areola. A combination of the periareolar and inframammary incisions is given. 

The periareolar incision is made at the adjacent area where the pigmented skin of your breast joins the lighter skin. This camouflages the incision and remains well-hidden. The inframammary incision extends to the underside of your breast. As the wound heals, the scar may be insignificant.

After the incision, your surgeon marks the pedicle, i.e., the area that needs to be preserved. Pedicles are of two kinds, namely superior and superomedial. The reduction technique selected depends on the size of your breasts. However, both impart excellent aesthetics in breast reduction surgery in Delhi. 

Your surgeon accesses the tissue through the incision. They remove any abnormal tissue to reduce the breast size to the desired extent. Then your breast is reshaped and remodelled to a tear-drop or rounded shape. To create rounder, fuller breasts, your surgeon preserves a certain extent of tissue from the inferior or lower pole. This tissue is pulled up and tucked in the pectoralis fascia in the upper pole.

It creates a rounder and fuller appearance. It also repositions the nipple and areola for perkier and refined results with natural aesthetics. 



What is the right postoperative care after breast reduction surgery?

Postoperative care is equally important for smooth and safe recovery and results in breast surgery in Gurgaon. Once the procedure is completed, your incisions are dressed up with absorbable bandages. You may notice swelling, bruises, tenderness and sensitive breasts. A catheter or tube is inserted into the underarms to drain any excess fluid or blood. Your post-operative care includes the following:

  • Medications: Analgesics and antibiotics limit any infection and expedite wound healing.
  • Compression Garment is a tight-fitting bra that adheres to your breast. The garment must be worn 24/7 for at least six weeks while your body heals and recovers. It averts any abnormal swelling, strain on sutures and bruises. It may also expedite healing.  It also helps mould your breasts to a new shape to ensure the best results.
  • Avoid underwire bras until complete recovery
  • Refrain from any strenuous physical activity
  • Avoid lifting weights over your arms until you recover 
  • Follow up the review visits to rule out any infection and evaluate the recovery



What are the recovery and results of breast reduction surgery?

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The postoperative results of breast reduction surgery may be evident immediately. However, it may take a few weeks to months to recover completely. In 3-4 weeks, most bruises, discomfort, and swelling regress. You may feel back to normal. In 6-8 weeks, you may resume all your physical activity. However, ensure your fitness from your surgeon. The breasts mould to “settle” into their new final position in a few months.

Breast reduction surgery Delhi relieves your discomfort, pain and heaviness of the chest, back, neck and shoulders. It improves the quality of your life to impart a fitter and healthy physique. It facilitates active participation in workouts, physical activity or sports. Thus, your new appearance boosts your confidence and self-esteem. 

Remember that such results are only possible at the hand of an experienced surgeon.

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Are you among the ones encountering heavy breast issues? If you are considering breast reduction surgery, reach out to Dr Priya Bansal, a gold medallist plastic surgeon in gurgaon for breast surgery. She ensures to ease her patients by removing every physical and emotional awkwardness they encounter due to abnormally huge breasts. Dr Bansal adheres to world-class standards with state-of-the-art infrastructure and innovative techniques. They ensure the best treatment and patient care with exceptionally natural-looking results across every stage of treatment.


Dr Priya Bansal - Best Plastic Surgeon in Delhi

Dr Priya Bansal

Board-certified plastic surgeon

Dr Priya Bansal is a gold medalist plastic and cosmetic surgeon  with a Plastic Surgery degree from Maulana Azad Medical College and 11+ years of experience in plastic surgery. She specialises in high-def liposuction, mommy makeover, tummy tuck, Brazilian butt lift and breast procedures for body contouring and sculpting. 

To book an appointment, call: +91- 7827848749 or email:



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