Breast Reduction

Write a review

WORTH IT RATING 3,285 reviews over 24 months
A breast reduction involves the removal of excess fat, skin, and tissue, which usually results in the nipple and areola being shifted to a higher position. The areola might also be reduced if it had been stretched out due to the size of the breast. Not only does this surgery result in a smaller, perkier bust, it can also help eliminate back, shoulder, and neck pain that’s often caused by large breasts. LEARN MORE ›

Reviews from the Community

Narrow 4,996 reviews by:

Sort by:
  • Best match
  • Recent
  • Nearby
  • Comments

I was approved! I went to the Doctors office on Thursday and approved Monday. Very unexpected. I'm scheduled for December, and looking forward to my surgery. I can't wait for the relief. As of now, the estimate is 375 out the left and 250 out the right breast. I will update as things fall into... READ MORE

I am 37, mother of 2 biological and 4 step children, and have wanted a reduction for several years. I am a 32DDD, 5'7", 115lbs. I had my consultation 3 wks ago and got the call that my insurance will cover it yesterday and surgery is already scheduled for next Thursday. It's something I've... READ MORE

Hello all, been browsing this site for a couple of weeks, trying to pluck up the courage to write a review myself lol (you know the feeling, right?) ;-) Like many of you I've always had large breasts, first bra was 34C at age 10 :o by the time I finished school at 17 I was a DD. Continued to... READ MORE

I have be heavy chested since elementary. I have been ashamed & always tried to hide my large breast. I am a size 7/8 & it makes me look bigger at the top & small at the bottom. I suffered with extreme back & neck pain. Rashes underneath my breast. I am excited to have some relief. I will be... READ MORE

I had my much needed reduction and lift on 9/14. It was the best decision I ever made. My surgeon did a fantastic job. Recovery wasn't bad. I took a week off of work and just really slept. Unfortunately about a week ago in my sleep I pulled one of the scabs. It wasn't bad, at first, but... READ MORE

My history with large breasts go back many years. I started wearing a bra when I was 9 and by the time I was in high school I was a 36 DD. I was into sports and hiking. I bound them when I was playing softball because I was teased that I would give myself a bloody nose when I ran. I have had... READ MORE

Like a lot of people here, I too have been reading reviews on this site for a while now. I'm now almost to the point of being able to review my own experience of having a breast reduction surgery. My re-evaluation is on the 25th of August, and my surgeon is Dr. Ceydeli of Panama City, Florida.... READ MORE

Okay so I have waited till I am at the 6 months post op mark to do my review. !!!!. It has been an emotional roller coaster ride, but with more ups than downs!!! I have really enjoyed reading the posts of other members journeys and have gained a lot of information and also made some lovely... READ MORE

Since before I can remember, I have been unhappy with the shape and size of my chest. Over the years I did learn to love having a full, natural chest, and there were days I didn’t want to make any changes at all. However, I could never get over their strain on my back, difficulty exercising,... READ MORE

To star this off I had really huge breasts that hurt my back, neck, and shoulders. I often would get headaches. I got approved for insurance and set my date. I had my reduction done on October 2nd, 2015. Being almost 2 weeks post op is going great. Really no pain after the surgery, which was... READ MORE

I've had large breast as long as i can remember... I've suffer from back and neck pain for years. I've tried everything from chiropractors to physical therapy all only temporary fixes. I considered breast reduction years ago but got denied by insurance and never followed through.. However, after... READ MORE

Ladies, have been reading all of the inspirational stories and advice you have been sharing. I am absolutely petrified and excited in equal measures, I am having my surgery on Tuesday, I am a size 32 H Cup hoping to be a C cup post surgery. I've had large breasts since I was 12, first person in... READ MORE

I'm having a Breast Reduction in Two weeks. Can anyone walk me through the step by step day by day for the first few weeks post op Breast Reduction? I need specific daily details as far as dressings especially. When to start using scar treatments and etc. Thank you! This is greatly appreciated!... READ MORE

Finally got it done . I was bigger then a DD, not sure what I'm now.was going for a C .still can't believe it's done.. I definitely can tell the difference . My kids think all my boobs are gone lol.Nervous to see what it looks like under the pads and bra, but curious to.. I hope I really love... READ MORE

Warning the pictures are rather graphic, but they say that a picture is worth a thousand words....So please let these pictures talk to you before you talk to Dr. Dean!!! I hate to straight out talk horribly of a person but I feel I should warn everyone I can...avoid Dr. John Dean of Associates... READ MORE

Hello I am a newbie in the room. I started my Journey to Breast Reduction in January 2014. Insurance denied my first claim and I had to appeal and it was overturned .I went from 38DDD to hopefully small 38C . I did measure around my breast with nothing on them before I was 44 and now im 39... READ MORE

Like many women who have had or are waiting on a breast reduction, I went from having nothing to having a lot in a very short period of time. In 5th grade I was maybe an A, but just one year later in 6th, I jumped up to a D. Now, having graduated High School several months ago, I'm a 38F ( In... READ MORE

Okay so this is my story, I have always had big breast okay which wasn't necessarily a bad thing at the time they were hard and perky and I love them I take so many pictures of my because because I was in love with . Between kids gravity in the heaviness a it did not last for long they kept... READ MORE

I'm 5'4, 43 yo and I'm going from a 36h to a 36c. I am equally parts excited and terrified. My fear comes from the fact that I've always embraced my curves and I identify as a curvy girl. I'm worried that I may look unbalanced after the procedure, but I think the pros outweigh the cons... READ MORE

Have had big breast since 6th grade they just grew overnight I guess... anyway I didn't really think anything of my breast being big until people made comments about them in middle school.. since then people would always joke about them leaving me depressed. Getting a breast reduction has been... READ MORE

No matching results