Breast Reduction

Breast reduction helps women in Tracy, Stockton, Modesto, and surrounding areas improve their appearance and self-confidence. Before you decide to have surgery, think carefully about your expectations, and feel free to discuss them thoroughly with Dr. McNemar during your consultation.

Cosmetic surgery to reduce breast size provides welcome relief from discomfort for many women. Request a Consultation online at Dr. McNemar’s San Ramon or Tracy locations and receive a complimentary excerpt from Dr. McNemar’s new book, Breast Augmentation & Body Contouring, which includes information to help you achieve a satisfying cosmetic surgery experience.

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Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.

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Breast Reduction Case 29 Before & After View #1 | San Ramon & Tracy, CA | McNemar Cosmetic Surgery
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Case #29

This is a 52 year old woman who suffered from chronic back and neck pain due to the large size of her breast. Patient underwent a breast reduction. These photos are 5.5 months post-op. Patient no longer sufferes from back or neck pain.
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Case #11

56 year old from Stockton who complains of back and shoulder pain because of her large breasts she is at least a DDD bra size pre-operatively.  She underwent breast reduction she shown her 11 months afer the surgery.  She is aprox a C cup after the surgery.

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Case #74

35 year old from Stockton had back pain shoulder pain and is very athletic biking, swimming, rowing. She has large breast that hurt her back when playing these sports, she wants to have the smallest breast possible with good shape. She underwent a breast reduction surgery with free nipple grafts. She is 6 weeks out and is happy with the result,... Read More
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Case #68

28 year old banker from Stockton that has back shoulder pain since her teens. She underwent a breast reduction surgery and her symptoms went away. She is very happy with her result.
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Case #58

55 year old from Antioch who has large breast that has symptoms of back, shoulder pain, rashes under her breasts. She finds it difficult to find clothes that fit. She started as a DDD. She under went breast reduction surgery and now is symptom free and is a C cup. She has been finding clothes that fit in normal stores. She wishes that she would have... Read More
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Case #85

36 year old from Stockton California that has back, shoulder pain grooving in the shoulders and rashes under her breasts. She could not find bras or clothes to fit. She was a DDD. She under went a breast reduction surgery and is pleased with the results with relief of her symptoms. Read More
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Case #60

31 year old from Brentwood with back pain shoulder pain despite loosing weight and physical therapy. She was a DDD after her reduction she is a C cup, and no longer has back pain. She is excited about the clothes she is fitting into now. Post op photos are taken 6 weeks after surgery, the scars will continue to improve. Read More
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DDD Bra size pre-operatively
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Full B bra size post-operatively.

Keep in mind that each patient is unique and your results may vary.

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Who Is a Good Candidate for Breast Reduction?

Breast reduction helps improve women’s lives in a variety of ways. Many choose it to correct one or more of the following concerns:

  • Breasts that are too large in proportion to their body frame
  • Pendulous breasts with nipples that point downward
  • A significant size difference between breasts
  • Back, neck or shoulder pain caused by breast weight
  • Skin irritation beneath the breasts
  • Limitations in physical activity or clothing choices
  • Self-consciousness about breast size

Breast reduction can be performed at any age, but waiting until breast development is complete is usually recommended. Pregnancy and breastfeeding may have significant and unpredictable effects on the size and shape of your breasts. Nevertheless, many women decide to undergo breast reduction before having children and feel that they can address any subsequent changes later. If you plan to breastfeed in the future, you should discuss this with Dr. McNemar.

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How Is Breast Reduction Surgery Performed?

Most women elect to have their breast reduction performed as an outpatient procedure under general anesthesia or local anesthesia with sedation. During the surgery, breast volume is reduced through removal of excess fat and tissue through varying incision patterns that may include a keyhole pattern, vertical pattern, or circular pattern. The size of an enlarged areola (pigmented skin surrounding the nipple) may also be reduced. Dr. McNemar may use liposuction to remove excess fat from the body to further enhance results.

What Is Recovery After Breast Reduction Surgery Like?

Swelling subsides for most patients in 4 to 6 weeks. Breast shape and position settle about 2 to 4 months after the procedure. Continued flattening and fading of incision lines occur for up to 1 year.

If you are considering breast reduction to improve the appearance of your breasts, consider plastic surgeon Dr. Thomas McNemar. Request a Consultation today and receive a complimentary excerpt from Dr. McNemar’s new book. Or, call (209) 834-0626 for our San Ramon office or (925) 967-2804 for our Tracy office to make your appointment.

A Reputation Built on Results

You deserve the highest caliber of service, care, and results, and at McNemar Cosmetic Surgery, we're committed to providing all that and more. But don't take our word for it—see for yourself what our actual patients have to say about their experiences with us.

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RateMDs
5.0/5
Feb 13, 2021
RateMDs McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Happy, Satisfied, will referre! Best decision, worth driving the 64 miles one-way. And he has humor!
RateMDs
5.0/5
Feb 10, 2021
RateMDs McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Very pleased with my surgery, and the outcome. The surgery itself went smooth and expected. Doctor very pleasant and nice. Staff nice as well.
HealthGrades
5.0/5
Jan 9, 2021
HealthGrades McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
First off my procedure is not done until 1/20/21! Up until now I want to say that the Dr. Mc Nemar made me feel so comfortable. He was patient and kind as well as informative to all my questions. This is not my first cosmetic procedure. I have done my homework with what I am about to have done. I want to say that both Jasmin and Nash the office staff have always had a concern with all that I have come to ask and request. For that I would like to say thank you! Even today I received a call from Jasmin providing me with information that she did not have to provide. She went over and beyond and I wanted to acknowledge this. We as patients pay a lot of money and are faced with anxiety and many questions. When the office will provide you with all you need to make you comfortable that speak volumes. I am excited and can’t wait to have my procedure done with Dr Mc Nemar. I will come back I am sure with yet another testimonial of excellence. I have people that are waiting to see my results
Google
5.0/5
Dec 22, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Love this place very caring people patient on answering your questions doctor very nice highly recommend this place 1st time going here everything turned out great
Google
5.0/5
Dec 10, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
I am here to review on the microdermabrasion facial service provided by Deborah. My skin was awful with break outs , aging and dull for few years. So I have finally made an initial visit with Deborah in nov.2020. she explained what she can help me with and what she will be doing throughout each step of the facial and was very happy to have an open discussion about other options to consider that would benefit a woman my age and my skin care concerns. It was a relaxing and pampering experience. My skin conditions has improved A LOT by just 3 visits and I had the procedure this afternoon. Skin looks plump and hydrated. I am feeling 10 yrs younger and feeling fantastic. The ladies working reception & check out were pleasant & friendly. My experience at this Tracy office was extremely satisfying and I would highly recommend Deborah for any skin/facial service you are considering. Thanks Deborah & staffs at Dr. McNemar! From Lily
Google
5.0/5
Dec 1, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Dr McNemar is A great plastic surgeon. Would recommend him to any family and friend. Love the results.
Google
5.0/5
Nov 19, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
I have gotten two facials with Deborah and cannot tell you how fantastic she is. No one has gotten my skin to glow like she has in just two visits.
HealthGrades
5.0/5
Nov 12, 2020
HealthGrades McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Absolutely love Dr. McNemar and his entire staff. They have gone above and beyond to take care of me. He is a perfectionist, kind and always listens to all your concerns. I would highly recommend him. He is the best!!!!
Google
5.0/5
Nov 11, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Dr. McNemar is great i had lipo & tummy tuck 2 weeks ago & he did a great job & his staff is awesome & very helpful
Google
5.0/5
Nov 10, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Me experience was completely flawless. From calling to schedule an appointment to my post op. Dr. McNemar has the best bedside manner, he made me feel totally comfortable. His office staff was always extremely nice and professional.
Google
5.0/5
Nov 4, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Dr. Thomas has been an amazing doctor for me I always make sure I am safe and comfortable never judges me on how I feel with my anxiety I want to thank him very much for all he has done I’ve gotten a tummy tuck extended brachioplasty and soon breast reduction with a breast lift thank you Dr. for always understanding I know I could be difficult sometimes with indecisive decisions that I make but this man will always be by your side and listen to your concerns and what you want extremely amazing doctor and stuff
Google
5.0/5
Oct 29, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
I had an amazing experience at McNemar Cosmetic surgery. His staff was very helpful and made me feel really comfortable. Dr. McNemar's beside manners is the best!! He made sure i was well informed about my post op care, he called to check on me the day after my surgery which was very generous. Flor, the Medical assistant helped me with questions about after care and was very sweet. Nash, was great at fitting me in with my appointments and worked around my work schedule. Deborah, the patient care coordinator was such a sweetheart she made me feel important. She worked and helped me meet my needs. Very satisfied with my results! I definitely recommend him!
Google
5.0/5
Oct 29, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
I could not be happier with the choice I have made to have Dr. McNemar and his Team take care of me throughout the entire process from consultation, surgery and now skin care. I am both blessed and grateful for the amazing experience 🙂 Dr. McNemar TRULY cares for his patients and goes above and beyond to make you feel safe and secure before during and after your treatment Thank you Dr. McNemar and your entire staff!!
Google
5.0/5
Oct 26, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Just got a bbl here! And the staff was super friendly and makes you feel beyond comfortable the whole time and I love my results so far I’m two weeks post surgery today ! Definitely recommend!
Google
5.0/5
Oct 25, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Dr McNemar is the best plastic surgeon! His work and bedside manner makes him number one in my in my opinion. More Dr should aspire to be more like him,, Athena
Google
5.0/5
Oct 17, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Great surgeon, excellent bedside manner, extremely professional, the staff are amazing. Highly recommend him.
Vitals
5.0/5
Oct 7, 2020
Vitals McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Dr. McNemar preformed an abdominoplasty because I wanted to get rid of my 'mommy bulge' after 2 c-sections. He is a good communicator, has excellent bedside manner and answered all of my questions which eased my anxiety. More importantly, the results are amazing and the recovery wasn't bad at all. The first 2-3 days are the hardest but I got better and better each day. I feel more confident and fit into my clothes so much better than before. Thank you Dr. McNemar!
RateMDs
4.5/5
Sep 23, 2020
RateMDs McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Best thing I have ever had done -life changing- Great experience, would recommend to anyone thinking of having a reduction.
Google
5.0/5
Aug 31, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
can someone tell me how much is the mommy makeover???????
Google
4.0/5
Aug 12, 2020
Google McNemar Cosmetic Surgery: Thomas, McNemar, MD, FACS
Had a breast reduction 7/31/20. Very happy with Dr McNemar and the results. What I’m not happy with is Flor who is very slow in submitting paperwork to EDD and my work to guarantee my job security. I’m still waiting on her as of today.
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