A breast reduction is the process of relieving symptoms that occur due to large breasts. The procedure is also know as a reduction mammoplasty. For many women large breasts can affect their quality of life and cause physical pain. Breast reduction treatments performed by Dr. WG Miles can help address chronic back, shoulder, and neck pain often associated with bad posture due to large breasts.

How do you know if you qualify for a medical breast reduction? In order to qualify for breast reduction reimbursement you will have to meet with a qualified physician that accepts your medical plan. Fortunately, many insurance companies will cover the cost of a breast reduction if it’s proven to be medically necessary. The first step is to make an appointment with a respected plastic surgeon who specializes in breast reductions. At his offices in Chevy Chase, MD, Dr. Miles will contact your insurance company to determine if your plan will cover a reduction mammoplasty and inform you of the total costs involved.

When is a woman ready for a breast reduction? According to Dr. Miles, women of any age are able to take advantage of this type of surgery. Before considering a breast reduction please consult your physician. To reach Dr. WG Miles contact him here.