Mastopexy - Breast Lift

Cabrera Plástica & Estética

"With age, pregnancies, weight fluctuations, cigarette smoking, among other things, skin elasticity and mammary tissue can be modified support, resulting in a drop of the same with possible deterioration of the shape".

Mastopexy - Breast Lift  - Cabrera Plástica & Estética Córdoba



What is a Mastopexy (Breast Lift)?

Mastopexy, or breast lift, is a procedure designed to improve the appearance of sagging or ptotic breasts, by removing excess skin and tightening and repositioning the surrounding tissue to create a more youthful and pleasing breast contour.


How do I know if I am a good candidate for Mastopexy (Breast Lift)?

If you are dissatisfied with the appearance of your breasts, with lack of fullnes in the upper breast, ptotic breast or nipples below the breast crease, a mastopexy must be a good choice for you.


What breast incision site do you use in a Mastopexia (Breast Lift)?

A mastopexy can be made through a variety of incision patterns, that will come determined by the size and shape of the breast and the degree of ptosis (breast sagging). There are theree incision patterns: around the areola complex, around the areola with a vertically extension to the inframamary crease and in the most severe cases adding to the above and horizontal tissue resection along the breast crease. 





How long does a Mastopexy (Breast Lift) take it?

A breast augmentation surgery times is usually around the two hours and four hours, in the most severe cases. 

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

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 mastopexies 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 Mastopexy (Breast Lift)?

For mastopexy (breast lift) we use general anesthesia in all the cases. 

Should I stop taking any medication before my Mastopexy (Breast Lift)?

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.



If you have any questions about your Mastopexy (Breast Lift) in Cordoba (Spain), don´t hesitate to fill our contact form and we will answer you as soon as posible.



If you are looking for a mastopexy 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.