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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In the video below Dr. Sara Wasserbauer discusses traction alopecia, also known hair loss on the edges or thinning edges, is often caused by traction or tightness from braiding the hair or tight ponytails. This condition is particularly prevalent in the African American community were hair braiding is popular.

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Wimgo.com has selected Dr. Wasserbauer and California Hair Surgeon as a Top Hair Transplant practice in the San Francisco area. Wimgo uses a multi-phase selection process beginning with a holistic review by our data team to check any red flags or unresolved complaints. It then selects its curated list using its expert review team on five main…

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At the 2019 Annual Scientific Conference for the International Society For Hair Restoration Surgery Dr. Wasserbauer was nominated as the 2020 President of the Board of Directors of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). She also served as a ABHRS examiner (oral exam) for physicians working to gain certification by the ABHRS. Speaker…

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FUE is the preferred surgical option for hair transplant surgery for men who prefer a short hair style. Dr. Wasserbauer performed a FUE procedure transplanting 2536 grafts for a total of 5451 hairs. The after photos were taken at 6 months post surgery.

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