Breast Lift

Women who want to elevate sagging breasts and restore a firmer, rounder shape are good candidates for a breast lift. Salt Lake City double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Brian C. Reuben performs this surgery to repair a woman’s breasts after weight loss, pregnancy, breastfeeding, and aging have caused drooping and deflation. What a breast lift, he can make your breasts “perky” again.

If you live in or around Salt Lake City and breast lift might help improve both your appearance and outlook, request a consultation online or call our office at (801) 937-9650. Double board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Reuben and his staff are eager to meet you and help you on your aesthetic journey.

Breast Lift Candidates

Each breast lift procedure is designed to address a patient’s unique patterns of aging, sagging and volume loss. However, breast lift patients typically have:

  • Volume loss
  • Motivation to look and feel better
  • Sagging breasts
  • Enlarged areolas
  • Breast asymmetry

Dr. Reuben will listen carefully to your goals for breast enhancement surgery at your personal consultation. If he determines you are a good candidate for a breast lift, he will collaborate with you to establish a surgery plan for the creation of your ideal breasts. Some women who undergo breast augmentation revision surgery to replace older implants may combine the procedure with a breast lift.

The Dr. Reuben Difference

Your breast lift procedure begins with Dr. Reuben making the incisions. He uses multiple types of incisions, including circumareolar, anchor, and what’s known as a “lollipop incision,” which encircles the areola and descends vertically down the breast. This allows him to remove excess tissue and skin, and lift and reshape the breast. He often reduces enlarged areolas at the same time to match the more youthful contours of the breasts.

For some women who wish to increase the size of their breasts, Dr. Reuben may perform this procedure in conjunction with breast augmentation.

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Meet Dr. Reuben

Few plastic surgeons in the Salt Lake City area can match Dr. Reuben's combination of surgical expertise and warm, personable demeanor.

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What to Expect Afterward

Dr. Reuben will bandage your chest and wrap it in a compression garment after your procedure. This will allow your breasts to retain their newly youthful appearance. While experiences vary, most women will need to take about a week off of work. After this time, patients commonly resume their daily routines. However, Dr. Reuben will likely advise you to avoid strenuous exercise or heavy lifting for several weeks.

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