Reduction mammoplasty

The breasts can increase in size for various reasons, both during growth and in adulthood. This can cause functional limitations such as back pain, changes in posture, cramps and pain in the hands, skin problems and limitations to exercise.

Additionally large breasts fall, look wider and change shape, which is why many women consult to improve the aesthetic appearance of large breasts. Breast reduction is a surgery that is performed under general anesthesia and is ambulatory. It can last an average of 2 hours and one of its great advantages is that the postoperative period is not painful and requires a few days of rest.


The changes are seen immediately and the final result after a few months. With the most recent advances in surgery, suture materials and skin care, the scars that can leave this surgery are not very noticeable and can go unnoticed.

Depending on the size of the breasts, the position and the shape, it is decided which surgical technique to employ and which scar is necessary to leave. If traveling from outside of Bogota it is important to have at least 10 days in Bogota before traveling.

Frequent questions

1How old can breast reduction surgery be done?
Usually after 18 years. But in some patients with very large breasts that limit their activities and have pain, it can be done before that age.
2Do scars visible in a breast reduction?
Yes. Scars remain depending on the technique. The advantage is that with all the advances in suture materials and skin care and scars. The scores are very good
3How much is the recommended rest time?
Recomiendo a mis pacientes 3 días de reposo en promedio
4When can I see the results?
Immediately the changes are seen. The final results are seen after 3 months
5Is it necessary to withdraw points?
Generally It is not necessary to remove points.
6Is it necessary to withdraw points?
No. The vast majority of sutures are absorbed alone.

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