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Breast reduction surgery can be a life-changing procedure, significantly improving your quality of life.  A breast reduction in Houston performed by Dr. Courtney will allow greater comfort and more confidence in your body.

Why undergo breast reduction surgery?

Whether you are interested in a breast reduction for aesthetic reasons or other goals, Dr. Courtney El-Zokm is one of the best choices for breast reduction surgery in Houston, TX. You may struggle with very intense pain, extreme discomfort, and are unable to exercise without wearing two sports bras. Women with overly large breasts have difficulty wearing standard-sized, normal tops, or bras that fit well.

Courtney will listen to you about how you feel about breast reduction surgery, offer his expert opinion, and answer any questions you may have. Your transformative breast reduction journey is just a step away!

To learn more about breast reduction we invite you to contact Dr. Courtney and our team today!

What is breast reduction surgery?

Breast reduction surgery offers women with large, heavy breasts the option to reduce the size of their breasts while maintaining a natural shape. Medically called “reduction mammaplasty,” breast reduction surgery is designed to remove excess breast skin, fat, and glandular tissues to reshape your breasts to a smaller, more proportionate, balanced size and shape. The changes to your outlook, confidence, and lifestyle can be dramatic!

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What are the benefits of breast reduction surgery?

For many women, breast reduction surgery is nothing short of a miracle. Many women have dealt with some of the problems associated with large breasts since puberty and are incredibly grateful for Dr. Courtney’s refined, elegant, natural-looking results.

A breast reduction and lift with Dr. Courtney offers:

  • Balanced, round, youthful breasts
  • Relief from back, neck, and shoulder pain stemming from heavier breasts
  • A boost in confidence and self-image
  • Increased comfort on a daily basis
  • Nicely fitting clothing, bras, and swimwear

If you are ready to look great, feel better, and revive your confidence through breast reduction and breast lift surgery, we are here to help, as long as you meet the essential criteria for the operation.

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Am I a good candidate for breast reduction surgery?

We’ve seen the incredible impact that this surgery can have on our patients first-hand, but we still need to make sure that our patients are right for the procedure.

In general, you may be right for a breast reduction if:

  • You are in good general health
  • You have a realistic grasp of what the procedure can do for you
  • Your breasts are large enough to limit physical activity or daily activities
  • You suffer pain, discomfort, or mental stress because of your large breasts
  • You do not currently smoke

If you fit these criteria, this surgery may be right for you. Don’t hesitate to reach out to see how we can help you determine if this or other breast procedures are right for you.

Why choose Dr. Courtney in Houston, TX, for breast reduction and lift?

Not all breast surgeons have the gift of natural talent and artistry you will find with Dr. Courtney. Beyond his artistic approach and meticulous attention to detail, he has an extraordinary level of training and experience. He was mentored by some of the world’s most prominent and esteemed plastic surgeons at the Texas Medical Center in Houston and has been nationally-recognized as one of six outstanding surgeons for his research by The American Society of Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Courtney has a warm, relaxed, approachable personality that helps ensure your journey is positive and empowering. His detailed and personalized results are refined, elegant, and natural-looking. Each patient feels sexy and confident when they leave.

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Your breast reduction consultation with Dr. Courtney

To deliver the best results possible, we encourage you to have any questions and concerns ready to discuss with Dr. Courtney. Feel free to bring photos of what you envision for your breasts. Dr. Courtney will give you a full examination, carefully listen to your personal aesthetic goals, and recommend what he thinks will be the best option for you.

3D imaging technology: Know before you go.

Dr. Courtney employs the use of Vectra XT 3D Imaging, a state-of-the-art imaging system that will give you a glimpse of the new you in your first consultation! You can be confident that we will ensure you feel comfortable, valued, and never pressured.

What does the surgery entail?

Although Dr. Courtney will tailor your procedure to fit your unique situation, there are a few standard steps that he will follow.

  • Anesthesia: Dr. Courtney will perform this surgery with general anesthesia, administered by a certified anesthesiologist to keep you safe throughout the procedure.
  • Creating the Incisions: Dr. Courtney will carefully place his incisions so that scars are hidden, even in a bikini or plunging neckline. Your incision options may include a circular, keyhole, or anchor-shaped incision, depending upon what is needed in your case.
  • Closing the incisions: Dr. Courtney will close his incisions carefully for rapid healing and beautiful results.

After the surgery is completed, your results are visible at once – it is very gratifying!

Your breast reduction journey: World-class breast surgeon in Houston

If you are ready to take the next step towards the new you, we would love to meet with you! We encourage you to reach out to Dr. Courtney El-Zokm, one of the best breast reduction surgeons in Houston, TX and take the first step to a happier, more confident life.


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What is the recovery like?

We will provide you with thorough aftercare instructions that you should follow carefully. You will wear a compression garment to support your breasts and minimize swelling. Information about medications, follow-up, and other specifics will be provided, and we are always available to answer any questions or concerns that may arise.

Does a breast reduction last a lifetime?

Your breasts will be altered in size and restored to a balanced, plump look that lasts, as tissues have been removed.

How much should I change my breast size?

You have likely dreamed of having the ability to exercise comfortably and wear normal sized tops that fit your figure beautifully. In your consultation with Dr. Courtney, you should have an idea about what bra size you would like to have when your procedure is completed.

How should I prepare for breast reduction and lift surgery?

We will work with you to help you prepare for your surgery. Generally, you should adjust any medications as recommended by Dr. Courtney. You should also quit smoking, drinking, and other habits that may hinder your results in any way. You must also avoid taking aspirin, anti-inflammatory medication, or supplements that could increase bleeding.

Will I need someone to help me after surgery?

Because breast reduction is a major surgery, we strongly recommend that you have another trusted adult to take you home and watch over you for the first night after surgery. From there on, you’ll continue to improve and quickly become self-sufficient.

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