Voluminous, Balanced and beautiful breast!

Breast Reduction Surgery

Operation Hour 3Hours
Anesthesia Local/General Anesthesia
Hospitalization Not required
Stitch out After 10-14 days
Downtime Daily life after 1-2 weeks

What is breast reduction surgery?

Body fitting resilient and voluminous breast, breast reduction surgery

There are many who are worried because of their small breasts and on the other hand, there are many who's breast is sagged due to the large size or asymmetry. Breasts that are abnormally large, the genitals may be overgrown due to hormones or your breast may have enlarged together with weight gain.

These causes are caused due to the problem of sagging of the breast as it has enlarged in size. In addition to aesthetic aspects, it also causes functional problems such as eczema along the underline of the breast and pain to the back and shoulders. Breast reduction surgery is a surgery that solves these problems and achieve aesthetical aspects.

Recommended to

Case 01

Enlarged breast causing severe mental stress

Case 02

Pain at neck, back, etc due to the weight of breast

Case 03

Skin disease such as eczema because of sagging breast

Criteria for enlarged breast

Criteria for large breasts varies depending on the individuals physical condition; an ideal breast should have volume of about 250~300cc (one breast) generally. If it is over 400cc, it can be classified as a large breast and the oversized breasts can cause problems in the neck; back and spine; as the breast has sagged, it can cause skin diseases like eczema due to sweating.

A cup
B cup
C cup
D cup
E cup
F cup
Enlarged Breast
G cup

Problems of Enlarged Breast

Excessive removal of mammary tissue can lead to obstruction of vascular circulation in the tissue. Ruby's breast reduction achieves beautiful breast resilient to the body safely and quickly.

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back pain




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What causes Enlarged breast?

Giant endocrine disease
It is caused by genetic influences and hormone that affects the development of the breast is excessively secreted, resulting in abnormal enlargement. It may occur temporarily due to pregnancy, childbirth and breastfeeding; it is often caused by unbalanced hormone adolescence.
Obesity giant auroraemia
If the breast are enlarging due to general obesity, it may be due to recent dietary causing incidence of obesity giant auroraemia

Core competitiveness


Body fitting natural and resilient breast


Accurate and safe surgery!


Minimized tissue damage with reduced pain and faster recovery!


Specialist with many years of surgical know-how and abundant experience will directly operate!
Smooth and natural
It is important to make the breast proportionally balanced with the body as reducing naturally and elastically.
Ruby has high satisfaction with their very skilled and experiences specialist who performs delicately and sophisticated operation.
Minimized blood vessels and nerve damage
By directly examining the nerves and blood vessels of the breast tissue through endoscope; the structure can be accurately separated, minimizing the blood vessel and nerve damage as well as preventing any side effects.
No scarring! High satisfaction surgery
Breast reduction surgery is a difficult surgery thus must be performed by experienced specialist.
Ruby is safe with reduced scarring for satisfaction.
No Pain! Fast recovery OK
Ruby's breast reduction surgery is sophisticated procedure with minimally incision to reduce pain and for faster recovery.

Surgical Method

Vertical incision

Common method for most cases regardless of breast size.
After incision is made, about 4~5cm is vertically incised to remove breast tissues.


  • Smaller scarring than the 'O' shaped incision
  • Advantaged of areola and 'O' shaped incision is combined
  • It is also effective for a badly big breasts.
  • It is also effective for breast correction by reducing the skin under the chest.
  • You can make a round and rich breast shape compared to other surgical methods.
  • Breastfeeding is possible after surgery and the sensation of the nipple area is preserved.

Areola Incision

Right method if the breast is not very large nor sagged.
If the breast is severely large, there will scarring around the areola and limited amount of reduction.


  • Effective for single women
  • Short operation time and faster recovery
  • Small scaring as incision will be around the areola
  • Effective with not so large breast
  • Breast feeding is possible after surgery
  • Minimized possibilities of side effects; infections; hematoma after surgery

O incision

Effective for cases where the breast are severely large and sagging as the amount of reduction is extremely large; incision will be made in the shape of an 'o' around the areola and below.
It can relocate the position of the lowered nipple whilst reducing the amount of the extended skin tissues.


  • Effective when the breast is severely large and the amount of sagging is large
  • Increases skin elasticity to the sagged breast
  • Scaring may remain as the incision length is long; it will fade away and will be hidden in the crease line.

Fat removal

A method where fat is removed to reduce the breast size through liposuction.
It is effective on breast that has not sagged and has good skin elasticity.


  • No scarring on the area of reduction.
  • Satisfactional size reduction with no worries.
  • Effective on breasts that has mild asymmetrical breasts.

Precautions after surgery

  • A light shower can be done after 48 hours of operation. (It is not good if you are immersed in the water or in a hot environment.)
  • Depending on individual differences, it can cause swelling and bruising. Do not bend your head or bow when sleeping; use 2~3 pillows to make 20~30 degree upper body. This will help prevent swelling and pain.
  • During the first week after operation, the arm should not be raised over 90 degrees and it is best to lift heavy objects or to act on your arms.
  • From 2 weeks after surgery, light exercise like jogging is possible.
  • Drinking and smoking after surgery can slow down the healing and should be avoided for 3~4weeks. Be careful of strong trauma during recovery.

Safety first patient-centered breast surgery

Why it should be at Ruby!

1:1 Customized Breast Surgery

Surgery is performed with customized implant accordingly to patient's individual chest, body, width and breast shape.

Safe anesthesia real-time monitoring system

Anesthesiologist specialist resides for 1:1 responsible anesthesia system until the end of the surgery

Thorough Aseptic Sterilization System

Perfect prevention from super virus and various infections risks; safety ensured with thorough daily sterilization and aseptic sterilization system

Selectable choices of approved brand-specific implants

Using FDA and KFDA approved implants to ensure patient safety after surgery and establishing higher satisfactory outcome by selecting desired implant type

University Hospital graded emergency system

High-tech equipments with professional staffs and university hospital graded emergency system

Aftercare Program

Customized step-by-step aftercare program for faster recovery and best surgical outcome

1:1 exclusive responsibility system

We figure out a patient's need through 1:1 customized consulting and arrange the exact treatment.

We establish a surgery plan most suitable for the patient's face based on the consulting result, and it is the system where a responsible doctor will take totally responsible for the whole process from consultation before surgery to follow-up case.

1:1 Customer customized service

We provide customer-oriented medical service with high satisfaction including systematic consultation and management by the personal doctor customized to patient's individual features and surgery process from consultation before surgery to follow-up care

Professional medical team's treatment system by section

We make the most effort to provide more satisfactory surgery result through precise diagnosis and surgery by professional medical team by each part such as eyes surgery, nose surgery, face contouring, breast surgery, body surgery and surgery for making a baby face.

Accurate and safe professional anesthesia system

As a professional doctor in the anesthesiology always resides in the hospital, we arrange a safe surgery by performing responsible anesthesia and checking the patient's state during the whole processes of the surgery.

We've built a university hospital-class emergency care system in order to rapidly respond to emergency situation which may occur in the hospital.

Built up high-tech medical equipment for safe surgery

We perform safe and exact surgery by introducing high-tech medical equipment including the air sterilizer, independent electric power system, uninterruptable power supply, automated external defibrillator and emergency rescue equipment and by analyzing the patient's state precisely.