What is the Age Requirement For the Breast Reduction Surgery?
Surgery can be operated after the age of 18. In case of the real mental and physical stress condition, the surgery can be operated under the age of 18, after the breast tissue development is completed.
What Should be Considered Before the Breast Reduction Surgery?
It is especially recommended for overweight patients to lose weight before the breast reduction surgery. Smoking affects negatively to the wound healing. For a healthy recovery process, it is highly recommended that to stop smoking for a while before and after the surgery, once a patient decides to have breast reduction surgery. Do not use any medication 2 weeks before of the surgery, you can use medication with consulting your surgeon if needed. You must follow your doctor’s instructions. The doctor will learn the medical history of your family and determine the factors of the breast size affects, before the breast reduction surgery.
You need to make sure about the hygienic points of your clothes and your house. Keep clean, ironed and comfortable clothes. You should do your important things just before the operation and then you should rest for a while after the surgery.
What Should be Considered After the Surgery?
Ameliyattan sonra bir gece hastanede kaldıktan sonra cerrahınız sizi dikkat etmeniz gereken konularda bilgilendirecek ve gerekli talimatları verecektir. Hastaneden çıktığınızda eve gidip yatmanızı değil kendinizi yormadan hareket halinde olmanızı istiyoruz. Ameliyattan sonra en az 1 hafta dinlenilmeli ve en az 1 ay fiziksel aktivitelerden uzak durulmalıdır. Ameliyat sonrası ağırlık kaldırmayın ve ailenizden, eşinizden bir süre ev işleri ve çocuk bakımı için size yardımcı olmalarını rica edin.
Meme küçültme ameliyatı sonrası dikiş izleriniz zamanla solup belirginliği azalacak ancak tamamen yok olmayacaktır. İzlerin iyileşmesi ve belirginliği kişiden kişiye değişecektir. İzler sütyen ya da bikininin altında kalacaktır. İzlerin güzel iyileşmesi için size bazı kremler ve bakım ürünleri önerilecektir.
How is the Healing Process of the Breast Recovery Surgery?
The healing process after the breast reduction surgery can be different individually, and as the healing continues, your breasts will be softer and more natural. Do not forget about the controls after surgery, and feel free to contact with your surgeon for your questions. Our patients who live in abroad, in other continents, and not to be able to come for routine controls, can always call us and send photos to be controlled remotely. 1st Week: You will have some pain in the beginning period. You can use pain relievers with the required dose under your doctor’s control. This is the most common period for complications. That’s why you should walk without tiring yourself rather than lying down. Do not forget to use your medical bra all the time.2nd Week: Your pain will be relieved. You can increase your movements. You can continue working, depending on your job. Swelling of the breasts will continue. Do not lift heavy things or do heavy house works or tiring exercises for about 6 months. 6th Week: You can take off your medical bra. You can continue your physical activities that you stopped doing before surgery.6th Month: Swelling will decrease, your scars will be faded and your breasts will be in shape of final version.
Will the Breasts Grow Again After the Surgery?
The breasts will not grow again after the surgery in normal situation, but the growing may be seen in case of gaining weight or in pregnancy.
What Should be Considered During Flights?
You should be careful for 8 months after the breast reduction surgery. You can take a small, not heavy suitcase for a flight. Be careful and don‘t force yourself about carrying your suitcase. Our society is helpful so you can ask for help from people around you. Avoid from people who run in the airport. Drink plenty of water before and after the travel, and you should walk before, after and during long travel.