Breast Reduction Surgery in Riyadh

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Are you embarrassed about how your breasts look and not able to wear clothes you desire to wear? A life-changing and beneficial surgery with many options, called breast reduction, is the solution. If you are interested, we have some of the best plastic surgeons in Riyadh to help you out!

Procedure Time

2 - 4 Hours


7 - 14 Days

Back to Work

1 - 2 Weeks


3 - 6 Months

Table of Contents

Breast Reduction Surgery?

It is a surgical method also known as mammoplasty. To make breast size small and remove extra weight from them this surgery removes fatty tissues from the breast which improves the appearance of how breasts look. With the help of this surgery, it will be easier to take part in physical activities as the weight will be removed. Women are usually preferred for this surgery but men who are going through gynecomastia can get it done.

Who needs this surgery?

For those individuals who have disproportionate breasts and those who are stressed because of how they look this surgery is preferred for them.

Generally, perfect candidates are as below

  • Having severe pain in the back and neck.
  • Physical activities get tough for them.
  • Those individuals with large breasts.
  • Individuals who have low self-esteem.
  • Those who have a posture problem.
  • People having rashes or skin infections. beneath the breasts.
  • Due to the bra strap having a dent on the shoulder.

Benefits of surgery

Some of the benefits are as follows

Reducing pain
This surgery is done for those who have large breast size and have pains in their back and neck after which they get relief and the pain goes away.

Proportional breast shape
With this surgery, a breast shape can be achieved that is more proportional to each other.

Improved posture
When the weight of the breast will be removed with the help of the surgery posture will be improved.

Addressing issues
Heavy breasts will cause breathing issues that can be solved with surgery and health will be improved.

Enhanced lifestyle
When the size is reduced all physical activities can be enjoyed and you can get better and exact-size bras that fit you comfortably

Pre-operative care

Several steps should be followed before undergoing the procedure which are as follows:

proper consultation is advised before surgery with a skillful surgeon who is experienced in surgery. Patients can discuss their concerns and medical history with them.

Evaluating medical issues
At the start, if the candidates are in good health and if there are no other medical issues that will affect the surgery the surgeon will have a look into the medical history of the patients.

Adjustments to the lifestyle
Two weeks before the surgery it is important to make lifestyle changes. Smoking and alcohol must be quit at all costs and other medications that will result in higher chances of bleeding during the surgery.

Before the procedure, your practitioner will provide you with a detailed to-do list and what you can avoid which must be followed to help in a safe procedure


breast reduction procedure

Following steps are involved in the procedure:

Local anesthesia

During the procedure, anesthesia is administered So that the candidate does not feel any discomfort.


After that, the practitioner will make incisions on each breast in a pattern of a keyhole or inverted T pattern. Which type of breast shape is required and how many tissues are to be removed will affect the incision size.

Tissue removal or repositioning

Repositioning of nipples is done after the tissue removal. The large areola is reduced by removing the small piece from the areola area. This makes the areola size small.

Incision Closure

When the new breast shape is achieved your surgeon will use sutures to close the incision. deep inside the breast tissues incision will be made. The incision scars would go away with time but do not completely fade away.


The swelling will take some time to go down but the results will be visible soon following the procedure.

Follow up

You should make follow-up appointments so that your surgeon can monitor the healing after surgery.

Wear a comfortable bra that is not uncomfortable to support the healing. there will be a tube placed under each arm that will drain the excess blood.

Breast Reduction Before and After

before after breast reduction


Some of the aftercare steps are as follows

  • Strenuous or physical activities must be limited
  • A surgical bra must be worn
  • Rest properly
  • Avoid smoking
  • Incisions must be handled very carefully

Risks and side effects

Some of the risks associated with surgery are

  • Temporary bruising
  • Minor infection
  • The sensation of nipples changes

Cost of Breast Reduction in Riyadh

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At Enfield Royal Clinic, the cost of Breast reduction in Saudi Arabia typically ranges between SAR SAR35,000 to SAR 40,000. However, it’s important to note that this estimate is provided as a rough figure and the actual cost will be determined after a thorough assessment of your individual needs. Our Riyadh plastic surgery clinic will carefully review your unique requirements during your initial appointment.


What is the recovery period of breast reduction?

After 2 to 3 weeks normal activities can be resumed but full recovery will take 2 to 3 months to show results.

Is this surgery a permanent solution?

Yes, it involves the removal of excess breast tissues so it is a permanent solution.

Is it a painful surgery?

Yes, you will feel minor discomfort during the procedure which can be treated with anesthesia. but some people can feel some pain for the first few weeks that can go down with medications.

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