Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur, also called reduction mammaplasty, reduces the size, improves the shape of the breast, and repositions the nipple. Typically, women who are candidates for this procedure have physical symptoms related to their weight or shape.
The incisions vary based on the size of the breasts before the operation and the final size obtained. An incision is made around the areola accompanied by a vertical incision below the areola with or without a horizontal incision made in the crease below the breast.
Scar-reduced techniques are often applicable in breast reduction surgery and allow for excellent size reduction with better shape, thus limiting the extent of incisions, Dr. Amit Verma, the best plastic surgeon in Kanpur, frequently performs breast reductions with the vertical scar technique, in this way excess gland, fat and skin are removed. The breast is reshaped, and the nipple and areola are moved to a new higher position.
For the reduction of very large breasts, in some cases the nipple and areola may need to be surgically removed and reapplied as a graft. Removal and reapplication of the nipple/areola will result in loss of nipple sensation and inability to breastfeed.
Before Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur
In the initial consultation, Dr. Amit Verma will listen to your wishes and expectations. He will assess your general condition and determine the best way to achieve the look he wants, based on your breast condition and skin tone. He also explains the operation and answers your questions.
He will answer questions about your health and illness and past operations.
You will be told which areas will improve with the surgery, what it might cost and how long it will take.
Preparation for Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur
You will be informed about the best way to prepare for the surgery. Sometimes we recommend that you have a mammogram.
If you choose to have an operation, we will book a time for your surgery.
Photographing the operating area
On the day of surgery, you will be photographed in the operating area. She also meets her anesthetist.
Will wear a sports bra that you get for free. It acts as a supportive dressing during the first few weeks after surgery.
The operation takes 2-3 hours
The operation takes two to three hours and takes place under general anesthesia. The incisions vary based on the size of the breasts before the operation and the final size obtained. An incision is made around the areola accompanied by a vertical incision below the areola with or without a horizontal incision made in the crease below the breast.
The Dr. Amit Verma frequently performs breast reductions with the vertical scar technique, a technique for reduced scars that allows excellent reduction in size with better shape, thus limiting the extent of the incisions. In general, sutures are internal and do not need to be removed. Liposuction can be used to remove excess armpit fat.
After Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur
After surgery, the patient remains in recovery for about 2 to 3 hours for observation. If everything is normal, you can be discharged home on the day of the surgery about 5 to 6 hours after the surgery, as long as you have a suitable adult accompanying you for about 24 hours.
You can shower the day after Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur
There are always wide variations in how discomfort is felt, but most of that discomfort can be controlled by prescribed medication. It passes gradually during the first few weeks after surgery.
You will come for a first follow-up visit on the 3rd and then on the 8th and 14th days.
After the discomfort in the first few days when we recommend light activities, most people can return to work in 1 to 2 weeks and start exercising in 1 month. The healing process is very individual. Scars improve in several months to a year. Avoid sunbathing for the first six months.
Please note that person to person results due to differences in skin elasticity. So, it’s important that you have realistic expectations. Breasts can stay small forever. Unfortunately, gravity continues to work, and the breast can fall out again over time. The remaining breast tissue continues to respond and can increase with weight gain, hormone intake, pregnancy, etc.
Most patients who undergo a reduction mammoplasty in Kanpur are satisfied with the size and shape of their breasts and are very satisfied with the improvement and lessening of the symptoms of pain and discomfort they have experienced due to their weight.
Breast reduction makes physical activities easier and allows the patient to enjoy their new appearance and ability to wear clothes in which they felt uncomfortable or unattractive prior to the surgery.
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After the Breast Reduction Surgery in Kanpur, we are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week if you need to contact us.