Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery What is a Breast Reduction? Share Pin Email More in Plastic Surgery Breast Surgery Body Procedures Minimally Invasive Procedures Planning Your Surgery Tummy Tuck (Abdominoplasty) Facial Procedures Reconstructive Surgery Skin Remedies Frequently Asked Questions Liposuction Facelift Glossary View All Updated April 21, 2016 Breast reduction is the process of reducing the size of the breast as well as repositioning the nipple. Breast reduction has medical benefits behind the procedure. Learn more about breast reduction in this video. Up Next Up Next Video What Are the Risks of Breast Augmentation? Up Next Video If I Have a Complication for Breast Surgery Do I Have to Pay Again? Up Next Video How Often Do Implants Have to Be Replaced? Up Next Video Is Breast Reduction Surgery Dangerous?