There is a new study on the effects of 5 alpha reductase inhibitors (also known as 5ARIs) like finasteride and dutasteride on erectile dysfunction (ED). This study had a large number of patients and was conducted over an average of 4 years. It was funded by the US National Institutes of Health and the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases. The authors disclosed no current financial conflicts.
Is it the paintbrush or the artist that creates a work of art? The same question can be asked about hair transplant surgical devices, especially when performing follicular unit extraction (FUE). FUE is a technique where the donor hair follicles are excised one at a time versus the traditional strip harvest technique. The major advantages…
In a recent study, combination treatments using PRP with either minoxidil OR with finasteride showed that the PRP combined with minoxidil gives hair the biggest boost.
Recently a hair transplant patient of Dr. Wasserbauer's shared his personal journal notes from his hair restoration experience. We hope you find some insight from his experience.
Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) Hair Transplant is an meticulous procedure where the hair surgeon extracts each follicular unit one by one vs. the FUT procedure which involves the harvest of a large linear strip of hair from the back of the head and then dissected into the individual units.