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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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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This male, 48 year old patient came to our office for consultation with Dr. Wasserbauer. He wanted to restore a more youthful hairline and fill in the crown. His hair quality and density were excellent and he has no intention of shaving his hair short. Dr. Wasserbauer recommend FUT harvesting, were a narrow strip of…

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We are often contacted by companies hoping to sell new supplements or hair care products purported to increase hair growth, and it is not often that we adopt them into our practice. You might have noticed a distinct lack of “products” on our shelves in stark contrast to other hair transplant practices. This is because…

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This 43-year-old patient came to our office with extensive general hair loss. He wore his hair very short in the back and wished to continue with that style. As a result Dr. Wasserbauer recommended FUE donor harvesting because the incisions are so tiny they are virtually invisible in only a few days. He had 2,198…

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We always appreciate when our patients tell us about their results and experience with our practice. Recently one of Dr. Wasserbauer’s eyebrow hair restoration patients poster her review and photos on RealSelf.com. “Dr. Wasserbauer is a superstar. She has a great bedside manner and is a true artist. She provided an excellent service and an…

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This 77 year old male patient let his hair go gray a few years after having hair restoration surgery with Dr. Wasserbauer. He had hair loss in the front crown, Norwood hair loss classification 4, and Dr. Wasserbauer performed 2 FUT procedures 1 year apart, transplanting 2,849 grafts, a total of 5,616 hairs. As you…

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