##Breast Reduction## (Reduction Mammoplasty) Surgery & Cost Guide

Breast Reduction (Reduction Mammoplasty) Surgery & Cost Guide

A breast reduction, also known as reduction mammoplasty, is a surgical procedure that aims to reduce the size of the breasts. It is the second most commonly performed plastic surgery procedure performed in the UK cosmetic surgery sector after breast enlargement surgery. To help patients in their research, this overview provides a breakdown of the procedure costs and a short introduction to surgical techniques, patient preparation, and aftercare.


Procedure time

1.5 to 3 hours

Overnight stay

1 to 2 nights



Recovery time

Initial recovery time 6 to 12 weeks. Final results up to 18 months


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Make sure you research your breast reduction procedure well before you go in for your surgery. The following breast reduction FAQs may help answer some common questions:

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