Are Uneven Breasts Natural?

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Have you always been self-conscious that one of your breasts is larger than the other? Has having a baby made a seemingly small size difference appear even more prominent? If so, you’re not alone. Breast asymmetry is actually very common and affects more than half of all women.

While there is no single cause uneven breast development, contributing factors include:

  • Hormone changes
  • Physical injuries
  • Non-cancerous fibroids in the breasts
  • Scoliosis or back problems
  • Weight change
  • Age and genetic disposition
  • Pregnancy and/or breast feeding

But even though having uneven breasts is a common and natural occurrence, that doesn’t mean it can’t be corrected.

With the right type of breast surgery performed by a board certified plastic surgeon like Dr. David Bottger, you can have the balanced chest you have always wanted. For many women, a customized breast augmentation can be and ideal way to even out the size of your breasts while also helping you find just the right breast size to fit the proportions of your body. Sometimes, a breast lift or reduction might also be beneficial.

During your personal consultation, Dr. Bottger can help you identify which procedure is right for you. Choosing a cosmetic procedure can be very emotional, but Dr. Bottger will be sensitive to your situation and will thoroughly explain the benefits and risk to receiving a breast augmentation.

If you’re ready to take the next step to correct your uneven chest, contact our Philadelphia office today at 610-355-1929 to schedule a confidential breast augmentation consultation.