Breast uplift (mastopexy) at Spire Washington Hospital

Inclusive treatment and care from £6,640

At Spire Washington Hospital, our consultants offer effective breast uplift surgery for sagging or drooping breasts.

Sometimes also called

  • Breast lift
  • Mastopexy

At a glance

  • Typical hospital stay
    1 night

  • Procedure duration
    1-3 hours

  • Type of anaesthetic
    General

  • Available to self-pay?
    Yes

  • Covered by health insurance?
    No

Why Spire?

  • Fast access to a wide range of treatments
  • Consultants who are experts in their field
  • Flexible payment options to help you spread the cost

By Wallace Health I Medically reviewed by Adrian Roberts.
Page last reviewed: October 2018 I Next review due: October 2021

Breast uplift surgery: what to expect at Spire Washington

At Spire Washington, we provide comprehensive private hospital care for our patients across the North East. We have a choice of cosmetic surgeons who are experienced in breast uplift techniques to reshape breasts without altering their size. We provide fast consultations with expert advice to help you make the right decision for you. Plus, our personalised expert aftercare will help you get back to your usual lifestyle as quickly as possible.

How much does Breast uplift (mastopexy) cost at Spire Washington Hospital

We’re a trusted and popular choice for breast uplift surgery and our inclusive prices and access to payment plans make it easy and more affordable.

Breast uplift Fees
Initial consultation £150
Treatment £6,490
Aftercare Included
Guide price £6,640
Monthly treatment price

(Loan applicable to the treatment cost and excludes the initial consultation)

£184
Representative example
Loan amount £5,740
Deposit £750
Loan period 36 months
Representative APR 9.9%
Total amount repayable £6,624

The guide price displayed shows what most patients who pay for their own treatment should expect to pay for treatment. The price may vary depending on Consultant, type of anaesthetic, implant or drug used, and may also vary due to your medical history.

Spire Washington Hospital can provide you with a single, fixed price so there are no surprises. Please read Spire Healthcare's terms and conditions for full details of what’s included and excluded in your fixed price when paying for yourself. Finance options are available through our partner Omni Capital Retail Finance Ltd, 10 Norwich Street, London, EC4A 1BD.

Preparing for breast uplift surgery at Spire Washington

Getting here

The hospital is within easy reach of the A1(M), close to Durham, Newcastle and Sunderland. Public transport options are available. We also have free on-site parking available for you and your visitors.

Your consultations

One of our experienced cosmetic surgeons will be able to offer you an initial consultation within a few days of your enquiry.

Your appointment will take place in a consultation room. This will give us a chance to find out about your medical history and reasons for wanting the treatment. This also gives you a chance to ask questions about the surgery and aftercare. We’ll tell you about:

  • Any tests you’ll need before your surgery
  • The procedure, the different techniques available and the anaesthetic
  • Any potential complications and risks and how they may affect you
  • The cooling-off period to allow you time to fully consider whether to go ahead with the surgery
  • The personalised aftercare you’ll receive

You may also need to have a pre-operative assessment before the procedure.

Breast uplift surgery: your procedure

You may be able to go home on the same day as your operation. If you do need to stay overnight, you'll have one of our private, en-suite rooms. All of our rooms have:

  • TV
  • Window
  • Armchair
  • Wardrobe
  • En-suite

Here’s what to expect after you arrive for your breast uplift surgery:

  • You’ll meet your surgical team and anaesthetist
  • You’ll be given a general anaesthetic so you’ll be asleep for the operation
  • Your surgeon will carry out the operation to lift and reshape your breasts, using the technique previously agreed at your consultation
  • Your operation will take around one to three hours

Q & A

Amar Ghattaura, Consultant Cosmetic Surgeon

Talking about breast uplift surgery

Breast uplift surgery: your recovery

After surgery, you’ll probably feel some pain or discomfort – our nursing team will give you painkillers to help you with this.

Although everybody’s different and you should always follow your consultant’s advice, here’s a typical recovery timeline for breast uplift surgery:

Same day or next day

Leave hospital

1-2 weeks

Stitches removed or dissolved

1-2 weeks

May be able to drive

2 weeks

Back to work, depending on your job

2 weeks

Able to do light activities

6 weeks

Back to your normal activities

Up to 6 weeks

Wear a support bra for 24 hours a day

Up to 1 year

Keep your scars out of direct sunlight

1 year

Shape of your breasts should've settled

  • Same day or next day


    Leave hospital

  • 1-2 weeks


    Stitches removed or dissolved

  • 1-2 weeks


    May be able to drive

  • 2 weeks


    Back to work, depending on your job

  • 2 weeks


    Able to do light activities

  • 6 weeks


    Back to your normal activities

  • Up to 6 weeks


    Wear a support bra for 24 hours a day

  • Up to 1 year


    Keep your scars out of direct sunlight

  • 1 year


    Shape of your breasts should've settled

How to get to us

Spire Washington Hospital is situated in a quiet residential area the hospital has extensive grounds which create a relaxing atmosphere for both patients and visitors alike. The hospital is within easy reach of the A1(M), close to Durham, Newcastle and Sunderland.

Find us on Google maps

Spire Washington Hospital,

Picktree Lane
Rickleton 
Washington
NE38 9JZ

Main Switchboard:  0191 415 1272

Self-pay treatment enquiries:  0191 418 8687

The treatment described on this page may be adapted to meet your individual needs, so it's important to follow your healthcare professional's advice and raise any questions that you may have with them.

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Sources

  • https://baaps.org.uk/patients/procedures/5/breast_uplift_mastopexy
  • https://www.spirehealthcare.com/treatments/cosmetic-surgery/breast-uplift-mastopexy/
  • https://www.tsft.nhs.uk/media/468435/mastopexy.pdf
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  • https://www.bupa.co.uk/health-information/cosmetic-surgery-and-procedures/breast-uplift-surgery