Breast Lift


Plastic Surgeon, ALFRED SOFER, MD,  Leading Plastic Surgeon, Fairfield Connecticut

What is breast lift surgery?Breast Lift in Fairfield

Breast Lift, also known as mastopexy, is one of the most popular plastic surgery procedures performed after child birthing. Dr, Sofer achieves a lift to the breast through surgically raising and firming the breasts by removing excess skin and tightens surrounding tissue to reshape and support a new contour. Breast lift breast surgery can be done with or without breast implants. If volume to the upper pole of the breast is desired as well, you may want to consider breast lift with implant. Just having an implant alone is known as breast augmentation. Click here for more information on breast augmentation.

Depending on your desired outcome, Dr. Sofer can place an implant during the Breast Lift surgery to further improve size and volume, resulting in an enhanced, natural look. In some cases, as breast start to sag, the areola can become enlarged, during surgery, the areola’s size can be reduced as well.

Breast lift surgery can also be preformed in conjunction with a tummy tuck or liposuction as part of a popular, well known surgery, the “mommy makeover”.

Breast Lift Enhancement:

A woman’s breasts often change over time, losing their youthful shape and firmness. These changes and loss of skin elasticity can result from:

  • Pregnancy
  • Breastfeeding
  • Weight fluctuations
  • Aging
  • Gravity
  • Heredity

IBreast Lift in Connecticutn some people the areola becomes enlarged over time, and a breast lift will reduce this as well. A breast lift can rejuvenate your figure with a breast profile that is youthful and uplifted.

Breast Lift- Breast Surgery with or without implants:

Weather you desire Breast Surgery without implants or with breast implants it’s important that you are well informed of the procedure and possible outcomes. Dr. Sofer will discuss your options that best suit your body type and desire to achieve a beautiful natural shape. For more information on types of implants, click here.

What breast lifts cannot do.

Breast lift surgery cannot significantly change the size of your breasts or round out the upper part of your breast. If you want your breasts to look fuller, especially in the upper poll breast lift with breast implant maybe what you are interested in. If you want smaller breasts, consider breast reduction surgery that will lift your breasts as well.

A breast lift is a good option for you if:

  • You are physically healthy and maintain a stable weight
  • You do not smoke
  • You have realistic expectations
  • You are bothered by the feeling that your breasts sag, have lost shape and volume
  • Your breasts have a flatter, elongated shape or are pendulous
  • When unsupported, your nipples fall below the breast crease
  • Your nipples and areolas point downward
  • You have stretched skin and enlarged areolas
  • One breast is lower than the other

In order to better assess and identify personal needs we invite patients to consult with Dr. Alfred Sofer. Please call us at (203) 336-9862 to schedule your consultation.

During consultation, Dr. Sofer will evaluate the patient, taking into account, physical and esthetic needs, medical history, lifestyle, desired results, expectations and/or limitations and recommend and advise the best possible surgical choice to meet each individual patient’s desired results.


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To learn more about Breast Lift, schedule a consultation with Dr. Alfred Sofer or call our Fairfield, Conneticut office at 203-336-9862.