Breasts - Mammoplasty

Breasts - Mammoplasty

The breast surgery corrects the size or shape of breasts, restores their harmonious curve and enhances the overall silhouette.

What is it?

Mammoplasty is a cosmteic surgery of the breasts. There are various types of mammoplasty:

Breast augmentation involves using implants to create fuller breasts or to restore breast volume lost after weight reduction or pregnancy.

Breast reduction removes excess breast fat, glandular tissue and skin to restore proportion and to alleviate the discomfort associated with overly large breasts.

Breast lift or mastopexy surgery raises and firms the breasts by removing excess skin and tightening the surrounding tissue to reshape and support the new breast contour.

What is the procedure?

Before a mammoplasty, the patient must udergo a medical consultation during which the surgeon examines the mammary gland, skin thickness and quality, evaluates degree of ptosis, thorax morphology and general body shape.

These three types of mammoplasty are performed under general anaesthesia. After the surgery, a compression bra should be worn to improve remodelling and support new breasts.

What can be treated?


Well proportioned and uplifted breasts for a more balanced figure. Mammoplasty also enhances self-image and self-confidence. It takes about 3 months to fully appreciate the results of a mammoplasty and for the skin to recover its texture and colour.

Side effects and risks?

Over time, post-surgical swelling will resolve and incision lines will fade. Although complications are rare, surgery may involve certain side effects such as :

More detailed information will be delivered by the surgeon during the initial consultation.

Uzmana Soru Sorun