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Does it hurt to get a breast lift done?

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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
5 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

You will be in pain and sore for a couple weeks.
Worst is the first 2-3 days post op.

In brief: Yes

You will be in pain and sore for a couple weeks.
Worst is the first 2-3 days post op.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics
4 doctors agree

In brief: TreAtable pain

Pain will vary on the extent of the lift, procedure and the individual's pain tolerance.
However this is usually and easily managed with medications and use of a pain pump if requested.

In brief: TreAtable pain

Pain will vary on the extent of the lift, procedure and the individual's pain tolerance.
However this is usually and easily managed with medications and use of a pain pump if requested.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
2 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

Any surgical procedure will result in some pain.
The severity and duration of the pain depends on the tissue damage due to the procedure.

In brief: Yes

Any surgical procedure will result in some pain.
The severity and duration of the pain depends on the tissue damage due to the procedure.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Otto Placik
Surgery - Plastics

In brief: Pain is controlled

For the first few days you may be uncomfortable.
Pain is usually controlled with oral medications. Everyone has a different pain tolerance. Just make sure you follow all post op insructions.

In brief: Pain is controlled

For the first few days you may be uncomfortable.
Pain is usually controlled with oral medications. Everyone has a different pain tolerance. Just make sure you follow all post op insructions.
Dr. Otto Placik
Dr. Otto Placik
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In brief: Yes

As for pain, yes any surgery will hurt.
As for will it cause problems down the road, no it will not.

In brief: Yes

As for pain, yes any surgery will hurt.
As for will it cause problems down the road, no it will not.
Dr. Scott Grover
Dr. Scott Grover
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