Excessively large breasts can result in a number of health-related problems including back, neck and shoulder discomfort and poor posture. It can also cause difficulty with sporting activities, clothing, and can induce a feeling of self-consciousness leading to unhappiness.
There are several breast reduction techniques that are suitable for different shapes and sizes of breasts. Factors such as your age, skin elasticity and the degree of droopiness of the breasts will determine the type of operation used.
Our surgeons are experienced in the different techniques and will recommend the procedure that would work best in your case.
You will be fully informed about the implications of having breast reduction surgery including the pattern of scarring and any possible short-term or long-term complications.
Elizabeth had breast reduction surgery with Mr Fazel Fatah. To help her prepare for her surgery, Elizabeth decided to write a blog about her journey. You can see the full blog (including her progress photos) on the Realself website:I have thought about this for decades..
The Westbourne Centre has recently featured in Health Awareness' Cosmetic Innovations campaign for 2019. A printed supplement was enclosed within every copy of the The Guardian newspaper on 3 June and the content is available online at https://www.healthawareness.co.uk/campaign/cosmetic/. The...
Your surgical consultation will be with the consultant that will perform your surgery should you decide to proceed. We only offer nurse led consultations for our non-surgical treatments. You will likely see a nurse for some of your post-op appointments (to have stitches out, dressings changed...