Breast Reduction Surgery

Women with large breasts, who undergo reduction surgery, literally feel like getting weight lifted off of their chest. It also boosts self-esteem, overall appearance, and ensures physical well-being.
Breast Reduction Surgery - Dr Azra Ashraf

Why carry extra weight when you can shed it off through Breast Reduction!

The surgical process of breast reduction is also known as reduction mammaplasty. Through this process, professional plastic surgeons remove excess fat, tissue, and the skin located under the breasts. Board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Azra Ashraf helps women to achieve the breast size proportionate to their body.

Dr. Ashraf has several years of experience of offering breast reduction surgery in Fairfax VA as well as at her other locations including Woodbridge, Alexandria & Fairfax VA and Rockville & Chevy Chase MD. Through breast reduction she helps women dress confidently, improve self-image and ease discomfort associated with large breasts.

Why It’s Done

The surgery is suitable for women with large breasts and who want to treat issues such as chronic shoulder and back pain that requires pain medications, physical therapy, restricted activity, difficulty fitting into clothing, chronic rash under the breasts and nerve pain.

Although women can undergo breast reduction surgery at any point in their life, changes in weight gain/loss, ability to breastfeed and scars are major considerations. The surgery is approximately 4 hours and is covered by most of the insurance companies.

How to Prepare

At your initial consultation, Dr. Azra Ashraf will discuss details of surgery, scar pattern and examine your breasts. She will then customize a surgical plan to meet your individual goals.

To learn more about breast reduction call at 703-832-4000 / 301-232-3000 to schedule a meeting with Dr. Ashraf, who is a plastic surgeon offering breast reduction in Woodbridge, Alexandria & Fairfax VA and Rockville & Chevy Chase MD. You can also book an appointment online.