Breast Reduction - Reduction Mammaplasty

Cabrera Plástica & Estética

"Breast hipertrofy is a relative enlargement of breast tissue disproportionate with the rest of the body. Breast hipertrofy is a term that is used interchangeably with macromastia and gigantomastia. However, gigantomastia describes an extreme of breast size".

Breast Reduction - Reduction Mammaplasty  - Cabrera Plástica & Estética Córdoba


What is a Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty), is a procedure designed to removes excess of breast tissue (fat and gland) and an amount of skin to get a proportional breast size with your body and to alleviate the disconfort associated with large breasts.



How do I know if I am a good candidate for Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

You may be a good candidate for breast reduction if you are dissatisfied with the appearance of your breasts, wich are large, heavy and pendulous, and carry you back pain, neck or shoulders.


What breast surgical thecnique do you use for Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

A Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty) can be made through a variety of breast surgical technique, that will come determined by the size and shape of the breast, the degree of ptosis (breast sagging), and the patient’s wishes for her new breast.




How long does a Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty) take it?

A breast reduction times is usually around the 3 or four hours, in the most severe cases. 

What question should I ask to my surgeon if I am thinking to have a Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

Questions that you must ask to your surgeon include certification (Member of the Spanish Society of Plastic, Aesthetic, and Reconstructive Surgery), years in practice and specialization in breast aesthetic surgery. You must be informed about all the risks and complications with this surgery. 

In what hospital the surgery should be place?

All breast reduction surgeries are performed in Hospital “San Juan de Dios” de Cordoba (Spain). This hospital is located in a wonderful area in Cordoba. This hospital, which is fully equipped with the most advanced and qualified staff, is leader in the private health sector in Cordoba. 

What type of anesthesia will be used for a Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

For Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty) we use general anesthesia in all the cases.

Should I stop taking any medication before my Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammaplasty)?

If you take any medication you should continue to take it, even on the day of your surgery. However, if you take aspirin or any of its derivatives you should stop taking it 14 days before the surgery to reduce the risk of bleeding.


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If you are looking for a breast reduction in Cordoba, but you come for more than an hour away (Jaen, Ciudad Real, Badajoz, Seville and Madrid), we will endeavor to find you the most suitable time for your appointment, so you can return to your city at the desired time.