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Large, pendulous breasts can both look unappealing and detract from your physical health. Breast reduction in Bloomington, Illinois from Dr. Jeffrey Poulter allows you to take action and enjoy increased breast comfort. Women with large breasts often experience neck and back pain, along with skin irritation from bra straps. In addition, large breasts can make a woman feel extremely self conscious and even cause her to withdraw from social settings. Greatly enlarged breasts can prevent women from participating in routine activities of daily living, as well as exercise that is necessary for weight management and overall health.
Breast reduction, also known as reduction mammoplasty, reduces the size and weight of large breasts while making them firmer and, if needed, shrinking the size of the areola (the darker skin around the nipple). The result for most women is dramatically increased comfort and confidence, along with a more contoured and proportionate breast appearance. Breast reduction surgery is very similar to a breast lift, but with more significant tissue removal.
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An experienced plastic surgeon. Dr. Poulter is committed to your beautiful results with minimal discomfort and downtime.
The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) provides an in-depth look at breast reduction surgery. For a more detailed description of this procedure, visit the ASPS breast reduction page.
Dr. Poulter specializes in procedures such as Illinois breast reduction, with patient letters and results that speak volumes. Visit our photo gallery to view Dr. Poulter’s real patient before and after photos. In addition to his meticulous attention to detail and artistic eye, Dr. Poulter offers the latest innovations in pain management, such as EXPAREL®, a time-released local anesthetic that maintains patient comfort for up to 72 hours following surgery. By using EXPAREL, Dr. Poulter is able to significantly reduce or eliminate the need for a narcotic pain pump, allowing patients greater mobility and fewer unpleasant side effects following surgery.
By incorporating warming blankets before, during, and after surgery, compressive boots to prevent deep-vein thrombosis, and multimodal pain therapy, Dr. Poulter strives to provide each patient with the utmost in comfort and results in his state-of-the-art, fully accredited in-office surgical facility.
To find out more about reducing the size of your breasts, click here to request a consultation with board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Jeffrey Poulter. Or you can call Dr. Poulter’s office at (309) 663-1222 or Toll Free (888) 841-4108 and one of our helpful staff members will assist you.
Plastic surgery financing is available to help you cover up to 100% of the cost of your procedure. Our Center offers several convenient financing programs, which can be discussed in detail following your consultation.