Initial Breast Reduction Surgery Recovery: Anesthesia

After you are awakened and brought into the recovery room after your breast lift, the recovery nurse will monitor your vital signs until you are ready to be released. This could take up to 2 hours or more. You will feel quite tender and possibly confused as the anesthesia wears off. If you feel any discomfort you may want to ask for a pain reliever, which you were probably asked to bring with you