Breast reduction, also known as breast mammoplasty, is a popular plastic surgery procedure to reduce the size of the breast in women with large or heavy breasts. If you are looking for affordable yet professional treatment, then you could come for breast reduction surgery in India.

Breast reduction surgery results in smaller and firmer breasts. Many a time’s heavy breasts are a cause of neck, shoulder and back pain in women. Most women with heavy breasts also suffer from low self-esteem and public awkwardness. Breast mammoplasty, is performed under general anaesthesia.

Breast reduction surgery in India is done by some of the most experienced cosmetic surgeons in India handpicked by IndiCure, at private cosmetic surgery clinics and hospitals that equal their Western counterparts in terms of quality and safety standards. However, mammoplasty cost way less than what it would have cost you in those countries with the same standard and protocol.


Women who have heavy or very large breasts and want to reduce their size can undergo breast mammoplasty. The best candidates for breast reduction are women who do not plan to breast feed in the future, physically healthy and emotionally stable, who understand the procedure well and have realistic expectations from the surgery.


Breast reduction surgery in India is performed under general anaesthesia and takes about 3-4 hours for the surgery to conclude. There are various techniques of performing plastic surgery of the breast depending on the size and shape of the breasts, you and your surgeon’s preference, though Hall- Findlay is the most popular technique and is the standard gold for breast reduction surgery. 

An incision is made around the areola vertically extending to the crease under the breast. Excess breast tissue, fat and skin are then removed; and nipple and areola are shifted to the higher position. If required, liposuction is done to remove excess fat from the breasts and the size of the areola is reduced as well.  A drainage tube is put in situ to drain the excess fluid.

You are to stay at the hospital under medical supervision for 2 days after the surgery. This is to make sure that you are on the right healing path. Another week is required for breast reduction surgery in India before you can fly back to your country.

Recovery & Results

For the next 24 hours post-surgery, you are bound to feel pain and discomfort which can be lessened and even controlled with painkillers and other medication. You would be advised to walk from the next day of the surgery. This improves blood circulation. You would stay at the hospital under medical supervision for 2 days, after which the drainage tubes would be removed and you would be released from the hospital.

You would be advised to wear a sports bra for a few weeks after the surgery to support the new breast. You would be advised against doing any heavy work and exercises for the next 6-8 weeks.

The outcome of your plastic surgery of the breast is rewarding. You would be able to appreciate the new size and shape as soon as the swelling begins to subside, which is 7-8 days after the surgery. The end results would, however, be appreciable only after a couple weeks. The effect of surgery is permanent unless you gain excess weight over time. The scars from procedure, although are permanent, become discreet with time.


All inclusive* cost for Breast reduction surgery in India starts from about 1750 GBP / 2750 USD / 2150 EUROS and varies depending upon the skill and experience of the surgeon, facility and location India.

*The cost is inclusive of surgery, anaesthesia, pre-operative investigations, stay at the hospital for a specified number of days, medicines and consumables, food during stay at the hospital and airport transfers.

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