It is intended for women who want to reduce the volume of their breasts, while raising them to achieve a more harmonious and youthful.
In case of large volume (gigantomastia), this surgery also serves to relieve back pain caused by excessive weight. The procedure consists of removing a wedge of skin and gland vertically and horizontally.
Anesthesia can be local with sedation or general; and outpatient recovery or a day of hospitalization.
The duration of the procedure is 2 to 3 hours and the results are permanent, only modified by alterations in weight, pregnancy or aging.
The approximate recovery is 7 days; It takes a month to fully restart all physical activities and 6 to 12 months for the scars to be hidden.