Breast Reduction in Charlotte, NC
Large breasts are bothersome for some women. Plastic Surgeon Dr. Broc Pratt offers breast reduction for women in Charlotte, Huntersville and surrounding areas in North Carolina.
What is Breast Reduction?
When the breasts are too large for a woman’s body, the person may experience unique challenges with daily tasks as well as pain in the neck, shoulders and back due to the excessive weight and size of the breasts. Breast reduction is a cosmetic surgery that removes excess breast tissue, fat and skin to make the breasts more proportionate with a woman’s frame.
What are the Benefits of Breast Reduction?
- May alleviate painful symptoms in the neck, shoulders and back
- May improve posture
- Improved self-confidence
- Better posture
How is Breast Reduction Performed?
Incisions are made in the breast crease and underside of the breast. Excess skin, fat and breast tissue is removed, and the incisions are closed.
How Do I Prepare for Breast Reduction?
You should learn more about breast reduction from Dr. Pratt. He explains the details of the procedure and how your breasts may look after the surgery.
What is Recovery Like After Breast Reduction?
Recovery from breast reduction may take several months to one year. You may experience tenderness swelling and bruising in the breasts during the initial healing period. We recommend that you postpone shopping for new bras and clothing until Dr. Pratt determines that the majority of the swelling has subsided.
How Much Does Breast Reduction Cost in Charlotte, NC?
After your consultation, we discuss the cost of breast reduction as well as our financing through CareCredit®.
Is Breast Reduction Right for Me?
You may be a good candidate for breast reduction if you:
- Feel self-conscious about your breast size
- Experience symptoms associated with overly large breasts
- Find that your breast size interferes with day-to-day activities
- Use poor posture to manage the weight and size of your breasts
- Have difficulty finding bras and clothing that fits due to your large breasts
Do I Need a Breast Reduction Consultation?
We recommend that you meet with Dr. Pratt for a breast reduction consultation to ensure that you are satisfied with the results of your breast reduction procedure.
At Carolina Age Management Institute, Broc Pratt, MD, offers breast reduction for women in Charlotte, Huntersville and surrounding areas in North Carolina. Contact us today to schedule your consultation.