Do you feel your breasts are excessively large? Are they causing physical pain and discomfort? Do you feel your posture is being affected by your large breasts? If your answer to these questions is yes, then you may be an ideal candidate for breast reduction surgery – also known as reduction mammoplasty. Breast reduction surgery involves the removal of excess breast tissues. This reduces the size of the breasts and makes them proportional to the body frame.
Women with abnormally large breasts, a condition known as macromastia, experience more than just dissatisfaction with their body image. They also experience physical discomfort and pain. Besides physical discomfort, they face social uneasiness on a daily basis. Breast reduction surgery frees women with abnormally large breasts from cautiousness regarding their body image. It helps alleviate pain and discomfort, as well. Moreover, the procedure has a positive impact on the patient’s emotional and physical health. It significantly improves the overall health of a woman.
Improvement in Physical Symptoms
Abnormally large breasts have an impact on women’s center of gravity. This gives rise to various problems, such as spine curvature and other degenerative changes in the spine. Breast reduction effectively treats all the physical symptoms associated with large breasts. After undergoing the procedure, women notice the improvement in upper body strength and posture. Reduction mammoplasty alleviates the following physical symptoms:
- adversely altered posture
- skeletal deformities
- skin irritation beneath the breasts
- neck, back and shoulder pain caused by the weight of breasts
- irritation caused by indentation of bra straps on shoulders
Improvement in all of the above mentioned physical symptoms makes women more active and healthier.
Improvement in Chronic Headaches
In most of the macromastia patients, the commonly accepted indicators for breast reduction surgery include:
- back pain
- neck pain
- shoulder grooving
- intertrigo in the inframammary fold
While these are the most commonly occurring symptoms, a large number of patients also suffer from chronic headaches and migraines. Numerous macromastia patients experience chronic migraines that can lead to blurred vision, flashes, and sickness. Patients often fall into depression and develop severe addictions to painkillers. Such conditions have a drastic effect on the patient’s personal, social, and work life.
Breast reduction has proved to alleviate chronic headaches and migraines. It enables the patients to get rid of shooting pains in their heads. As a result of this, the macromastia patients can lead a healthier and more productive life. They can partake in several healthy activities, such as sport and swimming. Moreover, reduction mammoplasty boosts the patient’s confidence and has an overall positive impact on their lifestyle.
Alleviation of Discomfort during Exercise
Abnormally large and unusually heavy breasts make exercise difficult. The patient can experience back and body pain as a result of exercising. However, after undergoing breast reduction surgery, women experience significant improvement in their exercise practices. This happens due to the alleviation of discomfort during exercise.
Improvement in Overall Health
Reduction mammoplasty makes women healthier by treating various health conditions. It also relieves the depression and anxiety caused by abnormally large breasts. Other conditions that are improved after reduction mammoplasty include
- sleep disorders
- eating disorders
- breathing problems
The procedure helps improve psychosexual function as well. After breast reduction, women find performing breast exams easier. It ensures the early detection of breast cancer, which is another benefit of the procedure.
If you want to get rid of the discomfort caused by abnormally large breasts or macromastia, contact Dubai Cosmetic Surgery Clinic now. Our highly skilled plastic surgeons will help you achieve your desired breast size and shape through breast reduction surgery. We also offer free consultations. Pay us a visit or fill in the consultation form for free online consultation.