Hello, thanks for your question. with a breast reduction you need to rest for 10-12 days. to start exercises 1 month post-op. best wishes!
I am looking into a breast reduction and lift. What is the recovery time for that?
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Breast Reduction recovery time
Breast Reduction Recovery
Recovery from Breast Reduction / Lift surgery will vary among surgery patients. Most patient will return to work within 7-10 days after surgery. It's always better to schedule more recovery time than you think you will need.
Breast reduction recovery
The recovery from a breast reduction will vary but most of my patients return to work within about a week to ten days. Best of luck.
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In my own practice most patients will take off for about 7-10 days after a breast reduction. I request that my patients avoid heavy lifting pulling pushing and exercise for about 3 weeks after surgery. Each PS will have his or her own regimen so do speak with your surgeon.
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