Can I breastfeed after a breast reduction?

March 15, 2024

Breast reduction surgery may affect your ability to breastfeed. While some women can still breastfeed after a reduction, some cannot. It is difficult to predict whether your breast reduction will cause you problems with breastfeeding. For this reason, Dr. Demaree suggests that patients be done having children or be willing to not breastfeed before considering breast reduction surgery.

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