Breast Reduction / Breast Lift in Bangkok, Thailand
Breast Reduction and Breast Lift:
All women's dreams are having beautiful breasts, but someone has enlarged breasts. The symptoms associated with enlarged breast include upper and mid back pain, neck pain, shoulder pain, shoulder bra strap grooves, postural problems and chronic sweating and rashes beneath the breasts. It is also quite difficult to find clothes that suite for them. The breast reduction surgery is the one of the procedure to decrease the size of the breast. There are three methods of breast reduction and breast lift:
1. Breast Reduction and Lift by Liposuction
The surgeon offers using Ultrasound Assisted Liposuntion (Vaser) and will take the liposuction for patients with not too large breasts.
- Invisible scar
- Less duration of the surgery comparing to another procedure
- Less recovery period.
- Difficult to control the shape and contour of the breasts, or size relative to the patient's request.
- Breast Reduction and Lift by Incision Scar around Areola (O scar)
This procedure is suitable for large breasts with mild and moderate ptosis. The incision scar is around areola (Figure 1). During this procedure, fat, glandular tissue and the excess skin are removed and cut from the breasts. The nipples will be repositioned and the breasts will be reshaped to get a good body proportion.
-Incison scar around areola can be hidden
-The folds of skin will be happened around incision scar, however, normally they disappear within 3 to 5 months
Picture1. shows breast reduction and lift by incision scar around areola
2. Breast Reduction and Lift by Inverted T scar
For patients with large breasts meaningful: the surgeon will make an incision in the skin that take the form of an inverted T scar (Picture 2), remove the excess fat and adjust the shape. The size is reduced to the patient's request.
Picture 2. shows breast reduction and lift by inverted T scar
- Possible to achieve the size and shape within the patient's request The disadvantage
- The scar is visible.
The duration of the procedure takes approximately 3 to 5 hours, depending on the size of the breast.
The communication between the patient and surgeon is needed to ensure before making a decision.
Post operation care:
After the operation, it is necessary to ensure that the wound remains dry during the first 2-3 days.
The wound should be cleaned according to the instructions of Surgeons.
Risks and complications:
- Visible scar