If you develop breasts that are too large for your frame, breast reduction surgery can help bring your breasts into proportion with the rest of your body, while relieving physical discomfort. Smaller breasts can increase your clothing options, and your ability to pursue activities you enjoy.
The Breast Reduction Procedure
A breast reduction will remove excess fat, glandular tissue and skin from your breasts. There are a number of techniques and incision options that may be considered for your particular procedure. Northern Colorado board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Denis Gonyon will make a careful assessment of your breasts at your initial consultation to determine what method will best meet your needs.
Depending on the size and weight of your breasts, your procedure may resemble typical incisions used for a breast lift. Typically, for much larger breasts, Dr. Gonyon will choose the Inverted-T or Anchor incision, which includes an oval made around the areola, extends vertically down the breast to the fold and continues horizontally upward along the breast fold in an inverted T-pattern. This incision pattern allows Dr.Gonyon to remove excess breast tissue, reposition your nipple in a higher location, and tighten the remaining skin around your firmer, smaller breast.
It is also common for this procedure to include liposuction to increase the amount of fat and glandular tissue removed without having to make larger incisions.
Why Choose Gonyon Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery for Your Breast Reduction?
Dr. Gonyon, a breast surgeon in Northern Colorado, performs breast reductions in our AAAASF-accredited surgical facility. Dr. Gonyon is a board certified plastic surgeon through the American Board of Plastic Surgery, and has performed hundreds of breast reductions, and is friendly, compassionate, and works in a facility that is designed for safety, comfort, and privacy
Many women find the benefits of breast reduction to be rewarding and life changing. Working closely with an experienced plastic surgeon like Dr. Gonyon will help reduce any risks, and provide you with increased comfort and confidence for years to come.
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If you live in Fort Collins, Loveland, Longmont, or Greeley, Colorado, or in Cheyenne, Wyoming or North Platte, Nebraska and are interested in learning more about breast reduction, please contact Gonyon Cosmetic and Plastic Surgery via our website or call (970) 624-7979 to schedule your initial consultation today.