Considering Breast Reduction Mammoplasty in Australia

Published December 8, 2014

Considering Breast Reduction Mammoplasty in Australia

Breast reduction surgery – is it for you?

Are you thinking about getting breast reduction mammoplasty in Australia but not quite sure if it’s the right solution for you? Any surgical operation after all requires much after thought and it’s not something that anyone should just jump into.

Now if you believe that your large breasts have something to do with the severe shoulder or back pain that you might be experiencing then breast reduction surgery is certainly an option that you might want to look into. If ignored, such a condition can lead to health problems in the long run.

The cost of breast reduction mammoplasty surgery – is it worth it?

When the issue affects more than just your appearance but your long term health as well, the cost of breast reduction mammoplasty surgery is something that is well worth looking into. Overly large breasts can cause back pain, skin irritation, and other issues that might prompt someone to seek surgery to reduce their size. Excess breast volume can also make exercise and daily activities a struggle.

Other problems that you may have due to overly large breasts include:

Frequent skin infections below the breasts

Psychological stress

Postural problems

Inability to keep active/exercise

The goal of the procedure is to enable patients to achieve a smaller and more manageable breast size that better complements one’s overall figure. Women aged 18 and above with reasonably good health make good candidates for the procedure as long as they are set with the right expectations. The question of whether or not you are actually a good fit for the operation is something that your breast surgeon will have to determine when you walk in for a consultation.

Are you looking for a breast surgeon in Australia? Call us on 1300 368 107 and arrange a consultation with Dr Tavakoli, a reputable and accomplished breast reduction mammoplasty surgeon in Australia.

Published By: Dr Kourosh Tavakoli

Dr Kourosh Tavakoli, MS, FRACS, is an Australian-trained plastic surgeon with over 20 years of surgical training. He is an active member of the International Society (ISAPS) and the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASAPS). He is knowledgeable in plastic surgery of the breast and body and lectures extensively around the world on these topics.