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Is it ok in islam to receive surgery such as a breast reduction or breast lift?
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5 doctors agree
In brief: Ask your Imam.
This question is best answered by an imam or other practitioner of islam. Doctors do operations for medical/cosmetic indications.
Ultimately, it depends on the patient's depth of faith and the depth of the patient's family's faith. There are catholics that have abortions and jehovah's witnesses that accept blood transfusions. The person you have to really ask is yourself.

In brief: Ask your Imam.
This question is best answered by an imam or other practitioner of islam. Doctors do operations for medical/cosmetic indications.
Ultimately, it depends on the patient's depth of faith and the depth of the patient's family's faith. There are catholics that have abortions and jehovah's witnesses that accept blood transfusions. The person you have to really ask is yourself.
Dr. Jason Sample
Dr. Jason Sample
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Dr. Harold Rosenfeld
Surgery - Plastics
3 doctors agree
In brief: Ask your Imam
Yours is a religous question, best answered by someone you trust in your religious community.

In brief: Ask your Imam
Yours is a religous question, best answered by someone you trust in your religious community.
Dr. Harold Rosenfeld
Dr. Harold Rosenfeld
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Dr. Zahid Niazi
Cosmetic Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Islam-surgery-choice
This surely is not the forum to debate the religious interpretations or be able to answer this query fully for you.
You should be able to access muslim scholars online for help and make up your own mind about what you can and cannot do as that is the basis of any informed consent for surgery. Having said that I have treated many muslim women for corrective surgery like yours, which islam allows.

In brief: Islam-surgery-choice
This surely is not the forum to debate the religious interpretations or be able to answer this query fully for you.
You should be able to access muslim scholars online for help and make up your own mind about what you can and cannot do as that is the basis of any informed consent for surgery. Having said that I have treated many muslim women for corrective surgery like yours, which islam allows.
Dr. Zahid Niazi
Dr. Zahid Niazi
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Ask religious leader
From a medical standpoint, a reduction is often considered a medical procedure to reduce pain and skin complications from heavy breast.
A lift tends to be more cosmetic in nature. Whereas the jewish religion will often consider cosmetic procedures to restore ones self esteem and confidence and psyche, they are generally co domes for this purpose. However, islam is less clear and open interpretatio.

In brief: Ask religious leader
From a medical standpoint, a reduction is often considered a medical procedure to reduce pain and skin complications from heavy breast.
A lift tends to be more cosmetic in nature. Whereas the jewish religion will often consider cosmetic procedures to restore ones self esteem and confidence and psyche, they are generally co domes for this purpose. However, islam is less clear and open interpretatio.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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