Breast Reduction

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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. If the areola has been stretched due to the size of the breast, it may also be reduced. Not only does this surgery result in a smaller, perkier bust, it can also help eliminate the back, shoulder, and neck pain that’s often caused by large breasts. LEARN MORE ›

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Amazing Doctor He Will Not Disappoint!

November 1, 2016 I had a breast reduction and I was pretty scared going under but Dr. Basile and his staff are absolutely Awesome. They made sure that I was comfortable during and after the procedure along with making every visit a pleasure!! I am currently one month post operation and I am very... READ MORE

41 Year Old Mother Of Three W/Hyperthrophic Breast - Riverside, CA

Denied for breast reduction!!!! In June 2015, I began my journey and effort to seek approval for a breast reduction. The final straw was my getting a fungal (ring worm) infection which started under my breast. I've had it for over three months. I have always had upper neck pain, shoulder pain,... READ MORE

42F - 31yr Old Mom of 2 Little One - Minnesota, MN

Well today was the day I had been hoping for I received the call from the surgery center that my ins. Was approved!!! I had to get a mammogram for my ins. Other then that it was a pretty easy process minus waiting the 6 weeks to hear if I was approved. I have the surgery in 2 weeks from today. I... READ MORE

When Enough is Enough - Lanham, MD

Hello ladies I'm 23 5'5 and a 36J praying for a 36 c...hoping to get a breast reduction covered by my insurance. Currently I am jumping through hoops just to see if I can/will be approved; which includes loads of doctor visits and physical therapy. I'm almost done my 3 months of pt and my next... READ MORE

45yr. Old, 38K to (?) Have to get fitted

It's been a long time coming. I had been researching and contemplating a breast reduction since I was in my early 20's, but never had the resources or insurance to have the procedure done. In 2010, when I was pursuing joining the military, I wanted to get the reduction and was approved to do... READ MORE

Breast Reduction 53yo 38 G -Royersford, PA

Like everyone else i have always had large breasts. A full C in high school and after children i was up to a 40 H. Even when thinner I can't get lower than a DD. It's difficult carrying all of this around. My surgical date is October 24th, can't wait to shop for bras in a regular store.... READ MORE

31 Year Old, 1 Kid, Breast Reduction and Liposuction with Fat Transfer to Butt BBL

I am yet to do my surgery. It is scheduled for 27th Dec. and i am looking forward to it. I have put it in God's hands in prayer and i really pray i get a fantastic result. I have decided to do the Surgery in Africa and i will update you as time goes on about the progress. I have a big scar on my... READ MORE

A Much Needed Breast Reduction - Baltimore, MD

I had my consultation with Dr. Kumar about a month ago. My insurance has approved my surgery and I am scheduled for surgery on June 6. I have struggled with back, and shoulder pain for years, and I think that it's time to do something about it. I'm both anxious and excited. There were no... READ MORE

41 Yrs Old. Auxiliary Breast Tissue. Fat Under Armpit - Harlingen, TX

I had gone to mexico to get rid of fat under my armpit and the dr left me worse. I was desperate to find someone in the US to take my case. I went to several drs in mcallen and none would take time to see me. Until i found Dr.Ghafoori. She did an excellent job. 3 days out of surgery and i love... READ MORE

36 No Living Children 40H to "D"ish - Washington, DC

For several years I have had issues with increasing great size and over time have developed problems with my back. I finally made the decision to consult a doctor about a reduction and was approved to have it covered by insurance. I had my surgery Monday, November 21, 2016. Your post have... READ MORE

Ta-ta, Titties. 31, No Kids, 32F --> 32Dish - Gold Coast, AU

So my story begins much the same as all of yours, I suppose. Ginormous bazoongas from early adolescence, exploding buttons, nightmares at the swimming pool, unwelcome ogling and sleaze, the sweaty underboob, cheesewiring of the shoulders, neck aches, nicknames, crying with frustration in the bra... READ MORE

38I and Hoping for Some Relief - Rochester, MN

I'm a 31 year old mother of 2, 5'11 and 200 lbs. I have been considering a BR for the last 5 years and have finally mustered the courage to go through with it. I have been dealing with chronic back, neck, shoulder pain and headaches that have recently become unbearable. My job requires me to be... READ MORE

49 Yrs Old, Mother of 2, Current Size: 32H. Desired Size: C or D Cup - Augusta, GA

Insurance approved breast reduction scheduled for Monday, November 28, 2016, 7:30 a.m. My symptoms includes shoulder indentations from bra due to heavy breasts; neck and shoulder pain; rashes; back aches/headaches; discomfort during certain exercises; difficulty shopping for beas, etc. With... READ MORE

51 Yr Old, 38DD - 5'2 134 lbs

After the birth of my 2nd son 25 yrs ago, I went from a C to a DD. Granted that my breast are not extremely large but my frame is small (size 6) and I've been dealing with back, neck & shoulder pain for many years now, but even before any pain symptoms I always been uncomfortably self... READ MORE

26 Years Old, Lost 6st and Finishing my Body off with a Breast Reduction / Lift - Nottingham, GB

Where do I start..... 4 years ago I visited the doctors because of my large boobs and asked them if the nhs would give me a breast reduction as was a size 38g/h, it wasn't just the size it was also the constant bad back, poor posture and not much self confidence. I was refused and got told to... READ MORE

52 Yr. Old, 38G, Austin Tx

Thanks to all who are on this journey with me. Your posts have inspired me to blog my experience. I too developed early and continued well into adulthood. After years of wanting to be free of the pain and discomfort, I was finally approved for BR. Surgery scheduled for 10/14. My PS and staff... READ MORE

61 Year Old. Much Overdue for Procedure - Jacksonville, FL

I 've thought about a BR at different times over the years but never checked it out. WHY??? I developed very early, like 4th or 5th grade. In Jr High some of the boys nicknamed me, Jungle Jugs. I'm heavier now than I want or should be, but even at a normal body weight, I'm still a 36DDD. ... READ MORE

41 Yrs 1 Child Currently 34DDD 140lbs Looking to Take These Babies Down - Newton Wellsey, MA

My story is pretty much like everyone else. Back and shoulder aches. I am done having kids. Had a hysterectomy in sep of 2013. Still have one ovary so have not gone through menopause. Not sure what my boobs will do then. I went in December for my consultation. Dr was very nice. I felt he... READ MORE

24 Y/O 38H +, Ready to Live Life like I Should! Oklahoma City, OK

I began developing breasts in sixth grade. Not too early compared to some, but once it started it didn’t take long for them to grow completely out of control. I literally went from completely flat-chested to a D-cup before I even knew what a training bra was. I never had the opportunity to w... READ MORE

59 Year Old That Had a Breast Reduction and Lift - Medicine Hat, AB

I suffered for many years probably 25 pre-menstrual bloating two weeks of each month. My breasts were so swollen and sore .....that it hurt to take my bra off. Then started menopause and they stopped swelling but were so stretched out of shape and one was a size larger than the other. I... READ MORE

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