I had wanted the procedure for about 10 years, and put it off. I finally moved forward with it after finding out my insurance would not pay for it. I struggled to fit into xl shirts before surgery and now I fit into almost all L shirts. Finding bathing suits before was a nightmare, so hard to find ones with enough support. Now it is so much easier to fit into suits. The only thing I would... more
I have an unusual story...I went to Dr. Haydon for breast reduction and lift...he did an excellent job, but the next week the pathology came back that I had DCIS in the left breast...after much thought and many prayers and interviews, I chose a bilateral mastectomy. When I went in for my one week check up with my breast surgeon, Dr. Martinez, she informed me I had invasive BC in the right side... more
Hi, Everybody! I'm sixteen years old 5'1, 150 pounds and my bra size is a 30J (crazy right?). I've been thinking about getting a breast reduction for a couple of years now. My boobs cause me to have back pain every day. I have sore spots, scars and dark spots from irritation caused by my bra and the weight in it. My parents are supportive of the idea of a BR which I am extremely grateful for... more
I have been considering having this breat reduction since I was 17 years old... at 14 year of age I was already 32D! At 16 36DD and now currently at age 21 I am 38DDD/F! This weight is enormous!!
I do not want to live with this back pain so I went in to my primary care and asked her what should I do. She put in a request for me to recieve a consult with a lastic surgeon and told me not to... more
I have had pain in the back and neck for many years. I also have a lot of headaches. I have been thinking about having a reduction for a long time. I am very nurvous about doing it. I know it will help me in the long run. I will be having the breast reduction the 1st week of September 2011. If you have anything to share with me please do so. My insurance is covering the reduction... more