Nipple reduction

The nipple reduction surgery reduces the height and circumference of the nipples with excessive protrusion. The beauty of the breasts are reduced when the nipples are excessively big compared to the breasts and in this case, surgery may be considered.

Operation time

3 – 4 hours

Anesthesia

General/
anesthesia

Hospitalization

1 day

Suture removal

After 10 – 14 days

Recovery

After 3 – 4 days

What is nipple reduction?

The surgery reduces the height and circumference of the nipples with excessive protrusion.

The beauty of the breast is decreased when the nipple is excessively big compared to the nipple and the case may be the case of the surgery.

Special features of VIEW’s nipple reduction

The existing nipple reduction surgeries could only adjust the height of nipples but not their circumference and size.
Even worse, it was difficult to breast feed with these nipples.
VIEW’s nipple reduction surgery introduces the multidimensional minimal incision to leave no scar and preserve the mammary duct for breast feeding and sensory preservation.

When you need nipple reduction correction

01The surgery reduces the height and circumference of the nipples.

02Nipple reduction surgery may be considered if the nipples are excessively big compared to the breasts.

03While there are congenital factors, large and sagging nipples often occurs especially after pregnancy, childbirth and breast feeding.

04A normal areola has the average diameter of 3.5 – 4.5cm and the average diameter of nipples is 1 – 1.5cm.

05The average nipple height is 7 – 9mm.

Operation method

view plastic surgery has introduced a surgery method for minimal scars and effective correction.
It has advantages of preserving the senses of the nipples and enabling breast feeding after the surgery.

Nipple
1

Perform local anesthesia around the nipple for reduction.

Nipple
2

Design the nipple for reduction.

Nipple
3

Adjust the ideal nipple height in proportion to the radius of the nipple viewed from the sides.

Nipple
4

Incise the areola to 1/3 or 1/4 size in a triangular shape.

Nipple
5

Suture the remaining tissues to form the normal shape of the nipple.

Why VIEW’s breast surgery has been receiving the spotlight

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PLASTIC SURGERY DEPARTMENT

GENERAL SURGERY DEPARTMENT (BREAST DIAGNOSIS)

(partner medical institution)

ANESTHESIOLOGY DEPARTMENT

DEDICATED CARE DEPARTMENT

Satisfactory results

Breast surgery with functional and aesthetic aspects from the cooperation between cosmetic and general surgeons (breast diagnosis)
Customized surgery considering physical features like height, chest circumference and extent of sagging

Thorough preparation for safety

The anesthesiologist participates in the entire surgery process including surgery planning and performing the surgery to ensure safety
The anesthesiologist resides in the hospital for real-time monitoring until the patient regains their consciousness

Special care after the surgery

Elasticity recovery and recovery management by the dedicated department
Manages scars after surgery and prevents capsular contracture

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• Please be careful because common complications like bleeding, infection and inflammation after the surgery varies by patient.