Breast Lift

Dr. Jeffrey Smith is a Board Certified and Harvard trained plastic surgeon who has been practicing in Massachusetts for many years. When seeking breast lift surgery of any kind it is very important to work with a highly skilled surgeon. But is it is a more pleasant and comfortable experience when that surgeon is also compassionate, understanding, and takes the time necessary to ensure that you are entirely at ease from the minute you walk into the office.

Most women who benefit from breast lift surgery are experiencing some of the following conditions:

  • You are bothered by the feeling of sagging breasts. They have lost the shape you had at one time or could even have been reduced in volume.
  • Your nipples fall below the breast crease or one breast is lower than the other.
  • Your skin has stretched and the areolas have become enlarged.
  • Your breasts have become elongated and your nipples and areolas point downward.

Whatever the reason, your decision to engage in breast lift surgery is a very personal one and there is no one who respects that fact more than does Dr. Jeffrey Smith. When you come to our Chelmsford, Massachusetts office you will be greeted by a friendly and personable staff. It is our job to help you feel as comfortable as possible when you walk in, so you can feel much more confident when you leave.

Not only is Dr. Jeffrey Smith a supremely talented surgeon, he is also a very compassionate human being that cares only for the well being of his patients.

Dr. Jeffrey Smith is Board Certified in both general surgery and plastic surgery. He has had the privilege of serving patients from the Greater Boston, Massachusetts and New England areas ever since he opened his private practice in the year 2000. For a  no obligation consultation, please call the medical office of Dr. Jeffrey Smith today at 978-256-7697. You will be glad you did.


Breast Lift Information:

Procedure: Raise and reshape sagging breasts by removing excess skin and repositioning remaining tissue and nipples.
Length: 1 to 3 hours.
Anesthesia: Local with sedation, or general.
In/Outpatient: Usually outpatient. Sometimes inpatient.
Side Effects: Temporary bruising, swelling, discomfort, numbness, dry breast skin. Permanent scars.
Risks: Thick, wide scars; skin loss; infection. Unevenly positioned nipples. Permanent loss of feeling in nipples or breast.
Recovery: Back to work: 1 week or more. Strenuous activities: 1 month. Fading of scars: several months to a year.
Duration of
Results: Variable; gravity, pregnancy, aging, and weight changes may cause new sagging. Results may last longer or be enhanced when breast implants are inserted as part of the procedure.