What to Expect After Having a Breast Reduction

Breast reduction has one of the highest patient-satisfaction rates in all of plastic surgery, and studies show that it can significantly boost self-esteem and improve quality of life for decades to come. “It’s one of those operations that so many people think about for a long time before they come in, and they really, really want it,” says Dr. Melissa Doft, a board-certified plastic surgeon in New York City. “They know how uncomfortable they are, and most patients feel better immediately after.” But, as is the case with most surgeries, breast reduction can have some unexpected impacts on day-to-day life, both during a patient’s recovery and even years after the procedure.

Read the full article on the RealSelf website at: What to Expect After Having a Breast Reduction

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