Breast Reduction Cost
- Posted on: Mar 23 2018
Breast reduction surgery can be an important procedure for many women with large breasts who experience pain and discomfort as part of daily life. From difficulties with exercise and back pain to a desire for a different appearance and overall silhouette, breast reduction surgery in NYC can help women to achieve their goals for their breast shape and size. This effective, safe procedure includes the removal of fat, tissue and skin in order to decrease the overall size, weight and volume of the breasts.
As with any plastic surgery procedure, breast reduction surgery cost can be a major factor for many patients planning their procedure. There are a number of pricing claims that are presented by different facilities. When you set up a consultation with Dr. Glasberg for NYC breast reduction surgery, we can go over the total costs for breast reduction and present to you a complete price estimate for the surgery. If you’re considering breast reduction and want to find out more about making your goals a reality, please contact our office today to set up a consultation with Dr. Glasberg.
Breast Reduction Cost and Your Procedure
In order to achieve your goals for breast reduction surgery, the procedure will be customized for your individual body shape and desired outcomes. During the consultation, Dr. Glasberg can learn about your personal desires for the surgery and recommend the best type of procedure to meet your needs and achieve natural and beautiful results. The right procedure for you depends on the size and shape of your breasts as well as the amount of reduction that you wish to achieve.
There are several methods for breast reduction, including traditional incision breast reduction, vertical incision breast reduction and scarless reduction, which involves the liposuction of excess tissue. The outcomes of each of these procedures are dependent on the amount of reduction that you seek. Dr. Glasberg will determine the most appropriate procedure for your body and goals.
The cost of your procedure will vary depending on the type of procedure selected and its complexity. Because the consultation will provide Dr. Glasberg with an opportunity to thoroughly review your case, medical history and desired outcomes, he can present you with a complete estimate for costs based on the procedure that can achieve the outcomes that you desire for breast reduction.
The procedure itself takes approximately two hours and is conducted in Dr. Glasberg’s accredited surgical facility. You will receive detailed recovery advice and instructions and can expect to return to work and daily activities after five days to one week following your breast reduction surgery.
Determining Your Individual Breast Reduction Cost
Because there are several types of procedures and the cost of the procedure is influenced by the complexity of the case, it is important to have a full medical consultation in order to provide an accurate cost assessment for NYC breast reduction surgery with Dr. Glasberg. There are some advertisements available that list procedure costs; however, these one-size-fits-all estimates do not take into account the specifics of your individual case and generally cover only one part of the total cost of breast reduction surgery, including anesthetic, post-operative care and surgical center costs.
All of Dr. Glasberg’s surgeries are performed at his private and fully accredited surgical center in order to eliminate expensive hospitalization fees. When you receive your cost estimate for breast reduction surgery, the final price will include all relevant costs so that you are fully aware of the total costs of your procedure. This personalized estimate will be calculated based on the specific procedure Dr. Glasberg selects for your case in order to achieve the results that you desire from your breast reduction procedure.
Insurance and Financing
In many cases, plastic surgery procedures are not covered by health insurance, because they are considered to be cosmetic surgeries. However, some breast reduction procedures can be covered by health insurance, depending on your reason for pursuing the procedure. If you are experiencing back, neck or shoulder pain or other medical consequences as a result of large breasts, it may be possible to receive coverage for breast reduction surgery from your health insurance provider. If you are seeking breast reduction for medical reasons, please bring your relevant information in order to pursue insurance eligibility for the procedure.
Another option that some patients may pursue to make breast reductions surgery costs more manageable is CareCredit financing. This form of credit-based lending is available only for medical care and allows patients to complete payments for their procedure in a structured, organized fashion.
Schedule Your Breast Reduction Consultation
To learn more about the costs of your breast reduction procedure, schedule a consultation with Manhattan breast reduction specialist Dr. Glasberg. He provides daily private consultations and performs breast reduction surgeries at his New York City office for patients who come to see him from across the United States and around the world. Please phone our office to schedule a consultation with Dr. Glasberg and receive a full breast reduction surgery cost estimate.