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.
History: This 50 year old male had the jarring experience of looking in the mirror and seeing his Dad staring back at him. He was otherwise healthy and had enjoyed a lifetime of thick hair over the rest of his head, so he always thought he would be able to avoid hair loss. Additionally, he…
58 year old male, Norwood IV, he had become very self conscious of his hair loss and was uncomfortable with people standing behind him. After seeing a photo of the back of his head in a crowd he decided to have hair transplantation. His donor hair had above average density and hair quality based on volume and waviness was very good.
Consumers face potential of serious risk when unlicensed personnel perform hair restoration surgery. The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) issued a consumer alert with a warning that increasing numbers of unlicensed personnel worldwide are performing substantial medical aspects of hair restoration surgery and, in doing so, are putting patients at risk.
This years’ Scientific Meeting of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery World Congress in Las Vegas was a huge success with hundreds of the top hair restoration surgeons from around the world gathering to discuss and share the latest research and techniques in medical and surgical hair restoration.