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Breast lift (mastopexy)

Mastopexy is cosmetic procedure of breast shape correction. The mammary glands lose its shape with age or after the period of lactation: the skin is stretched, and muscle tissues lose tone. The procedure of breast lifting aims to restore the natural shape and correct positioning of the nipple areola.

Indications for the procedure

Breast lift (mastopexy) photo 2 The indication is ptosis or mastoptosis. The degree of ptosis is evaluated according to the following classification:

  1. The first stage. The nipple is shifted slightly and does not go beyond submammary region (line under the breast).
  2. The second stage. The nipple is displaced at 1-3 cm below the submammary region.
  3. The third stage. The nipple is displaced by more than 3 cm beyond submammary region.


  • benign and malignant tumors in the mammary glands;
  • diabetes, diseases of the cardiovascular system;
  • acute inflammatory processes.

Possible complications

Hematoma, suppuration of wounds or impaired nutrition of the nipple can be present at an early stage. The late complications include repeated deformation, ptosis or displacement of the nipple. The reason may be sharp weight loss, which leads to the necessity of re-operation.

  • Preliminary consultation of the surgeon.
  • Twelve days before the operation it is necessary to undergo a laboratory examination. List of analyzes
  • careful marking
  • forming of new form of breast
  • 1-3 month's

Preparing and conducting of mastopexy

Correction procedure is preceded by performing of the examination by a surgeon and an anesthetist and submission of necessary analyzes. Further, the course of operation is defined depending on the stage of ptosis. In general the procedure involves the implementation of a cut in the area of the areola and excision of unnecessary tissues, whereby the nipple may be displaced upwardly. It should be noted that the correction takes place without implants. Tightening is achieved by removing the skin which is stretched after loss of elasticity. The operation takes 2-3 hours and is performed under general anesthesia.

Rehabilitation period

Після мастопексії пацієнтка залишається під наглядом лікаря ще 24-48 годин. Відразу після процедури надягають компресійну білизну, що дозволяє знизити навантаження на тканини, поки не зажили розрізи. Шви знімають на 5-10 день після підтяжки. В період реабілітації рекомендується обмежити рухливість рук. Повне загоєння рубців відбувається на 10-12 місяць.


Breast lift (mastopexy) photo 1 After mastopexy the breast gets a beautiful, natural shape. This is confirmed by "before and after the procedure" photos and the feedback from our patients in the "Reviews" section. It is worth noting that breast gets attraction look while preserving the natural volume without any implants and complex interventions.

Operation time
2-3 hour's
Type of anesthesia
general anesthesia
Hospital or ambulatory
1 day hospital
1-3 month's

Preparing and conducting of mastopexy

The cost of the procedure

Mastopexy cost depends on the degree of ptosis and other individual characteristics of the patient. Find out how much mastopexy costs in "Our Prices" section or via personal consultation with our specialist.

"Clinic of Plastic and Cosmetic Surgery" (Poltava) Medical Center provides a full range of services at an affordable price. All necessary examinations necessary to obtain the full confidence of the absence of contraindications will be performed before the procedure start. The staff of our clinic includes professional experts in the field of aesthetic medicine only that can give you back the beauty and confidence.

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Prices for mastopexy

One-sided circular mastopexy (using Benelli technique)
20 700 UAH
Double-sided circular mastopexy (using Benelli technique)
29 900 UAH
T-shaped mastopexy without resection part of breast (one side)
27 600 UAH
T-shaped mastopexy without resection part of breast (both sides)
The first category of complexity
32 200 UAH
The second category of complexity
34 500 UAH
The third category of complexity
36 800 UAH
T-shaped mastopexy include resection part of breast (one side)
24 150 UAH
T-shaped mastopexy include resection part of breast (both sides)
The first category of complexity
37 950 UAH
The second category of complexity
40 250 UAH
The third category of complexity
42 550 UAH
63 250 UAH

Photos before and after a breast lift

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Reviews of our patients about breast augmentation service

Наталия (Киев)

Aug. 31, 2017, 12:32 a.m.
Review translated from Russian language automatically

Hello dear doctors-Lesya Fedorovna, Ilya Yurievich, Nikita Ilyich! Finally, I am coming out of a difficult and long-term rehabilitation after no less complex surgical operations, you remember it and you know, it was hard for me in some moments, understand correctly. But, thank God, thanks to your efforts, professionalism and a very high integrity, I'm not panicking and I can tell you thank you all, I apologize to You, Nikita Il'ich, for my panic and nervous breakdown after correction of mastopexy, I respect You very much and thank you for your honesty, the truth, and Ilya Y. thank you very much, my nose is recovering and the face also, though still very drawn behind the ears and the skin is not completely recovered in the area of the seams, but it's a matter of time. After blepharoplasty everything is fine. I bow before your decency and I can tell all your future patients that they were quiet - these doctors will bring the business to the end if there are any problems, and they can be at difficult operations, it is necessary to be morally ready to it, so these remarkable people and masters of the business will not leave you with unsatisfactory or any polurezultat, be sure of it, addressing to this clinic. Thank you to all the medical staff of your clinic and to you, Lesya Fyodorovna, for your patience and correctness, for the comfort and wonderful atmosphere in your family clinic. In the end, I look much better, younger and very happy about it! Thank you very much and once again I apologize for losing my temper and patience a couple of times, I hope I did not offend you with this. Good luck, prosperity and more grateful patients!

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