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Category: Breast Reduction

Reasons for Breast Reduction Surgery

Posted On: March 06, 2020 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

I am presented weekly in my Beverly Hills practice with patients who are considering breast reduction surgery. Most of these women are experiencing a range of physical issues due to overly large breasts, including: Back Pain: When breast are excessively large, pulling forward on the woman’s body puts tension on her back muscles. Neck Pain: […]

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My Personal Tie to Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Posted On: October 08, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Since 2013, I have had the honor of being a member of the Sharecare Editorial Advisory Board. I represent the specialty of plastic and reconstructive surgery, along with 18 other board members from different specialties.  Sharecare is an innovative and interactive health and wellness website that was created by Dr. Oz and entrepreneur Jeff Arnold. […]

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Breast Reduction Vs. Breast Lift

Posted On: July 03, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Patients often ask us as plastic surgeons upon consultation, “Do we need a breast reduction or should we have a breast lift performed?” This of course is associated with the amount of breast tissue which is both glandular and fatty tissue versus the amount of breast skin and skin laxity that the patient has. An […]

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Explantation & Breast Reduction With Lift

Posted On: February 07, 2019 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Breast Implant Removal With Breast Reduction and Lift The female patient presented was looking to have her breast implants removed and wanting to improve her breast appearance without placing new implants. During her examination, she expressed she was hoping to have a breast lift and reduction. After discussing her expectations, we agreed to perform an explantation […]

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Male Breast Reduction Procedure

Posted On: January 11, 2017 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

I was presented a 23 year-old male who was self-conscious about the size of his breasts. During the consultation and examination we discussed how to remove the excessive glandular breast tissue and fat by performing gynecomastia surgery. The procedure was performed under general anesthesia supervised by a board-certified anesthesiologist. The photo to the right shows […]

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WHAT TO DO WHEN YOUR BREAST LOOK DIFFERENT

Posted On: December 23, 2016 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

Breast asymmetry can be associated with normally congenital, developmental or even traumatic or associated with breast cancer which may require breast reconstructive surgery causing breast asymmetry. Breast asymmetry is associated with one breast looking larger or smaller than the other. It can also be associated with one breast being saggier or having more ptosis than the […]

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Double H Breast Reduction Procedure

Posted On: December 06, 2016 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

One of the most rewarding procedures that I perform in my Beverly Hills practice is Breast Reduction or Reduction Mammoplasty. This is a procedure to remove excess breast fat, glandular tissue, and skin to achieve a breast size that is in better proportion with a woman’s body. It also alleviates the discomfort associated with overly large […]

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Natural Breast Reduction

Posted On: October 06, 2016 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

What is a natural breast reduction? In my opinion, a natural breast reduction is breast reduction performed using native breast tissue, reducing the size of the breast by removing tissue centrally and along the medial and lateral aspects of the breast, repositioning the inferior pedicle without placement of an implant. In general, patients who desire […]

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ELECTIVE NIPPLE EFFECTS BREAST SURGERY

Posted On: September 15, 2016 Author: The Office of Dr. Stuart Linder

The effects on the nipple from breast augmentation, breast revision, breast lift and breast reduction can be significant. They can include loss or gain of increased sensitivity to the nipple areolar complex. The nerve supply is the 4th lateral intercostal nerve that supplies the nipple areolar complex coming from the side of the chest around the muscle, the peck major, and underneath the […]

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