What is the Difference between FUE and FUT Hair Transplantation

In this video Dr. Sara Wasserbauer explains the difference in the two hair transplant techniques. FUE/Traditional Comparison Comparison Traditional Method (“Strip” or “FUT”) Follicular Unit Extraction (“FUE”) Average number of grafts ~2300 (range 500-4000) ~1800 (Range 500-2400) Visibility of scarring Linear scar visible generally when hair cut less than #3 clipper setting Diffuse pinpoint scarring…

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Dr. Wasserbauer Performs FUT Hair Transplant Live on TheBaldTruth.com

On Monday, May 6, 2013 at 9:00 a.m. Dr. Wasserbauer performed a hair transplant live on a 35-year old man suffering from male pattern baldness.  Greg Adler, an attorney, Mensa International member and fitness model, will share his personal hair restoration journey with viewers during the transplant and in follow-up posts on CaliforniaHairSurgeon.com. Much to his chagrin,…

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A Young Man’s Guide to Hair Loss

By Sara Wasserbauer, MD I see a lot of patients for hair loss – over ten thousand at last count – and I am surprised how everything that is old becomes new again.  Young men in particular are confused by the choices for restoring their hair that are hawked on the Internet.  I was asked…

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PRP Therapy for Hair Loss – One Patient’s Story

Patient JK is a 35 year old male who is interested in getting his hair back. We first met at the beginning of May in 2015 and he had lost much of his frontal area and his crown – a Norwood Class IVa in hair loss terms. Like most hair loss patients, his hair loss snuck up on him. He is a successful guy, owns his own business, never thought much about his hair until he started to lose it. Also, like most regular guys, he was surprised how much this loss bothered him

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What is ACell + PRP Hair Regrowth Therapy?

ACell + PRP Hair Regrowth Injection Therapy Explained. There have been a lot of questions and excitement about ACell and PRP therapy for slowing down hair loss and stimulating new hair growth. Although there have not been FDA clinical trials or approval physicians around the world have been using variations of these treatments with some…

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