Breast Surgery

Breast Reduction

breast reduction korea
We can transform overly large and sagging breasts into beautiful and bouncy breasts

What is Breast Reduction?

JW’s breast reduction that considers your health and beautiful body shape

Extremely large breasts make you look dull and informal. Heavy breasts easily sag and cause eczema and pain to the neck, back, and shoulders.

Breast reduction In Korea is the plastic breast surgery procedure for reducing the size and shape of large and sagging breasts. Once a proper procedure is provided, patients are highly satisfied, compared to any other operations. Breast reduction, known as one of the most difficult operations in mammoplasty, should be performed by skilled specialists with extensive experience.

  • Surgery Duration3 - 4 hours
  • HospitalizationNot required or 1 day
  • # of Postoperative visits3 - 4 times
  • AnesthesiaGeneral anesthesia
  • Removal of StitchesNot required
  • Recovery PeriodReturn to normal life after 1 - 2 days of operation

We recommend breast reduction to the following people:

  • Those who have extremely large breasts.
  • Those who have pains in the shoulders, neck, and back or eczema under the breasts due to macromastia.
  • Those who have sagging breasts due to pregnancy, childbirth, or extreme dieting.

The Causes of Macromastia / Breast Ptosis / Breast Hypertrophy

Breast tissues overdevelop due to the abnormal influences of the hormones. Hyperestrinism Macromastia and severe breast ptosis may lead to stress and physical pains.
Pregnancy and childbirth Obesity

The Features of JW’s Breast Reduction

Minimized tissue damages

In order to minimize nerve damage, we perform breast reduction accurately through monitoring the nerves and blood vessels of the breasts.

No giant and sagging breasts!

Imagine yourself with beautiful and resilient breasts! Our well-experienced specialists create resilient and natural-looking breasts.

No scarring!

Breast reduction is known as a much more difficult operation than breast augmentation. Therefore, it should be performed by specialists with extensive experience to minimize scarring and maximize patient’s satisfaction.

No pain! Rapid recovery!

We minimize incisions for less pain and rapid recovery from an operation.

Surgical Procedure

Periareolar incision

  • Effective for those whose breasts are not extremely large
  • Short surgical duration and less scars

Vertical Incision

  • More effective for creating a beautiful breast shape than periareolar incision
  • Less scars than inverted T-shaped incision

Inverted T-shaped Incision

  • Applicable for macromastia/breast ptosis
  • Able to reduce the largest volume incision without vertical scars

Incision w/o Vertical Scars

  • Applicable for extremely large breasts
  • No vertical scars
  • The breast shape becomes slightly flat, compared to inverted T-shaped incision.

Recovery from Breast Reduction

You may experience pain for one or two days after an operation, but it can be relieved with medications.
Dressing is removed two days after an operation. You should wear a soft brassiere for several weeks.
Swelling and discoloration on the surgical sites will disappear within a few days. Stitches will be removed one week after an operation.

JW’s Post-operative Management System

Management system after breast surgery

After breast surgery, JW provides a systematic and specialized scar treatment program and post-operative management program for optimized results.

JW’s Know-how for Breast Reconstruction

Postoperative management system for preventing capsular contracture, swelling, bruises, and pain
Cooperative medical system of the breast surgery team, the postoperative management team, and anesthesiologists
Use of Dantrolene for malignant hyperthermia treatment
Thorough safety management system for an immediate response to emergencies

With more than 18 years of experience, a surgeon specialized in Breast Surgery.

JW surgeon for the Breast has been performing surgery with know-how from various clinical experiences, as well as dedication to achieving the best result by medical research.