Breast Reduction

Can You Reduce Your Breast Size With Dieting and Exercise?

Despite claims made by exercise trends and product marketers, there is currently no “natural breast reduction” technique that can rival the results achieved by a surgical procedure. Some workout regimens purport to reduce the breasts by decreasing fat in the chest, but these exercises often only work to strengthen the pectoral muscles while doing nothing to minimize the symptoms of ... Learn More

Can I Breastfeed After Breast Reduction Surgery?

The ways in which breast reduction surgery can affect a woman’s ability to breastfeed are unique to each patient. During breast reduction, the recontouring of the breast tissue, repositioning of the nipples, and placement of incisions are generally more likely to affect the milk ducts when compared to breast augmentation surgery. However, many individuals who were able to breastfeed before ... Learn More

How Much Does a Breast Reduction Cost?

Breast reduction surgery can be an excellent option for women seeking to reduce and reshape their breasts for a more proportionate aesthetic outcome. The cost of non insurance breast reduction surgery by Dr. Durst usually costs between $7000 – $8000, and is done at the The Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville on an outpatient basis. The exact figure depends on ... Learn More

Am I a Good Candidate for Breast Reduction Surgery?

While the decision to undergo a breast reduction is personal for every patient, a large number of individuals considering the procedure seek to alleviate the physical burdens caused by large, heavy breasts. Women with overly large breasts are often forced to contend with debilitating back and neck pain, trouble breathing, posture issues, and skin irritation, among other difficult symptoms. As ... Learn More

Breast Reduction vs. Breast Lift

A breast reduction is usually performed for patients with overly large breasts who are experiencing pain, discomfort, or lifestyle inconveniences as a result. Some women with breasts that are too large for their body frames have difficulty exercising or finding clothes that fit well, and many have chronic back, neck, or shoulder pain. Breast reduction surgeries involve the removal of ... Learn More

What Will My Scars Look like After Breast Reduction?

As with any major surgery, some scarring is inevitable with breast reduction surgery. However, at the Cosmetic Surgery Center of Huntsville, the combination of advanced surgical techniques and the skills of our experienced plastic surgeon can help minimize the appearance of scarring and allow patients to more easily conceal the scars after they heal. For example, techniques that involve incisions ... Learn More

Questions to Ask Your Breast Reduction Surgeon

Choosing the best breast reduction surgeon for your needs can be essential for achieving beautiful, natural-looking results. Before you select your plastic surgeon, Dr. David L. Durst recommends you research the surgeon’s credentials as well as ask specific questions about the surgeon’s technique and approach. When it comes to a plastic surgeon’s credentials, Dr. Durst recommends that you seek out ... Learn More

When to Consider Breast Reduction

Breast Reduction

Overly large breasts can present a number of significant challenges and frustrations for women. Fortunately, our board-certified plastic surgeon, Dr. David L. Durst, offers advanced breast reduction surgery that can help women improve their quality of life and reduce the physical and aesthetic concerns associated with excessively large breasts. Breasts that are simply too big for one’s body frame can ... Learn More