We found 7 providers matching breast reduction and who accept Aetna Silver near Glen Mills, PA.

Dr. Francis Xavier Delone Jr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, General Surgery
300 Evergreen Drive; Suite 320
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Francis Delone works as a plastic surgeon, hand surgeon, and general surgeon. Clinical interests for Dr. Delone include thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). He is professionally affiliated with Associates in Plastic Surgery, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He attended Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and then went on to complete his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Pennsylvania Hospital. He takes Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, as well as other insurance carriers. Dr. Delone has received the following distinction: "Top Doctors" in Plastic Surgery, Main Line Today. New patients are welcome to contact his office for an appointment.

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Dr. Sean Anthony Wright, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
300 Evergreen Drive; Suite 320
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Sean Wright is a plastic surgery and hand surgery specialist in Media, PA and Glen Mills, PA. Patient ratings for Dr. Wright average 3.5 stars out of 5. His areas of expertise include breast reconstruction revision, deviated septum, and mini tummy tuck. Dr. Wright is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Coventry, Aetna HSA, and Coventry HSA. He attended medical school at Harvard Medical School. For his professional training, Dr. Wright completed a residency program at a hospital affiliated with Harvard University. Awards and/or distinctions he has received include "Top Doctor" in Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, Main Line Today; "Top Doctor" in Dermatology and Plastic Surgery, Main Line Today; and Top Doctor - Main Line Today. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Riddle Hospital and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Wright has an open panel.

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Dr. Thomas Charles Jacob Jr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery
300 Evergreen Drive; Suite 320
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Thomas Jacob is a specialist in plastic surgery and hand surgery. His education and training includes medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College and residency at Hahnemann University Hospital and Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Jacob's clinical interests include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He accepts Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He has received professional recognition including the following: "Top Doctor" in Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, Main Line Today. Dr. Jacob is affiliated with Associates in Plastic Surgery, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. He is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Christian Robert Subbio, MD
Specializes in Hand Surgery, Head & Neck Plastic Surgery
3734 West Chester Pike
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. Christian Subbio is a hand surgeon and head and neck plastic surgeon in Allentown, PA and Newtown Square, PA. He speaks Spanish. Areas of expertise for Dr. Subbio include breast reconstruction revision, dermabrasion, and mini tummy tuck. He is affiliated with Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) and Bryn Mawr Hospital. Dr. Subbio's medical residency was performed at LeHigh Valley Hospital Network. His average rating from his patients is 5.0 stars out of 5. He accepts several insurance carriers, including Coventry, United Healthcare POS, and Aetna. He has received the distinction of RealSelf Top Doctor. Dr. Subbio is closed to new patients at this time.

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Dr. David Avery Bottger, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, General Surgery
3855 West Chester Pike; Mlh Center In Newtown Square, Suite 230
Newtown Square, PA
 

Dr. David Bottger works as a plastic surgeon and general surgeon in Newtown Square, PA and Havertown, PA. These areas are among his clinical interests: eyelid surgery, psoriasis, and deviated septum. Dr. Bottger is professionally affiliated with Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, Phoenixville Hospital, and Bryn Mawr Hospital. He graduated from Temple University School of Medicine. He completed his residency training at Cleveland Clinic, Temple University Hospital, Episcopal Campus, and a hospital affiliated with the University of Cincinnati. Dr. Bottger is rated 5.0 stars out of 5 by his patients. He is in-network for several insurance carriers, including United Healthcare Platinum, United Healthcare Compass, and United Healthcare Navigate. He has received the following distinction: "Top Doctor" in Plastic Surgery, Main Line Today. Dr. Bottger welcomes new patients.

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Dr. Guy M Nardella Jr., MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery, Hand Surgery, General Surgery
300 Evergreen Drive; Suite 320
Glen Mills, PA
 

Dr. Guy Nardella specializes in plastic surgery, hand surgery, and general surgery. Patient ratings for Dr. Nardella average 4.5 stars out of 5. Clinical interests for Dr. Nardella include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. He honors Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, and United Healthcare HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Before completing his residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC), Dr. Nardella attended medical school at Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. He has received the following distinctions: "Top Doctors" in Plastic/Reconstructive Surgery, Main Line Today and Philadelphia Super Doctors. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Associates in Plastic Surgery, Riddle Hospital, and Crozer-Keystone Health System. Dr. Nardella is accepting new patients.

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Dr. Nestor Adolfo Veitia, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
915 Old Fern Hill Road; Building B, Suite 201
West Chester, PA
 

Dr. Nestor Veitia's specialty is plastic surgery. These areas are among Dr. Veitia's clinical interests: eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. His hospital/clinic affiliations include Main Line Health and Chester County Hospital. He is a graduate of Thomas Jefferson University, Jefferson Medical College. He is in-network for Coventry, United Healthcare HSA, United Healthcare HMO, and more. He is open to new patients.

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What is Breast Reduction?

Breast reduction is a surgery to remove excess fat, glandular tissue, and skin from the breasts in order to ease discomfort.

When women have unusually large breasts, the weight of the breast tissue can cause significant pain in the back, neck, and shoulders. If the breast tissue pulls the shoulders down in a certain way, nerve problems can result, leading to a feeling of pins and needles in the arms and hands. The skin underneath large breasts can suffer from rashes. Women with unusually large or heavy breasts might not be able to participate in sports or other activities that they would like to do. Large breasts can also lead to unwanted attention and a significant loss of self-esteem for many women.

Some men may also seek to have breast reduction surgery. Due to certain hormonal disorders, men can sometimes develop enlarged breast tissue, called gynecomastia. This condition can be a source of great emotional distress.

During a breast reduction surgery, the patient is usually ‘put to sleep’ with general anesthesia. An incision is made around the areola, the dark area around the nipple, and sometimes down the underside of the breast as well. Through this incision, the breast tissue is removed, lifted, and shaped. The areola and nipple are repositioned higher on the breast. Then the new breast is sutured, or sewn closed. The entire procedure takes between two and five hours. For several weeks after the reduction, the new breasts will be swollen from surgery, and their size will continue to change until healing is complete. Scars are usually small but visible right after surgery, but they fade after several months.

In order to be a good candidate for breast reduction surgery, a patient must be in good general health, not significantly overweight, not a smoker (or able to stop smoking temporarily), and old enough that the patient’s breasts have finished developing. Although there are several good reasons to undergo breast reduction surgery, there are risks as well. Some of these risks are related to surgery in general, such as risks for anesthesia or blood clots. Others are specific to breast reduction surgery, and they include the risk of asymmetrical breasts, decreased sensation in the breasts, or an inability to breastfeed in the future.
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