Anyone who has experienced permanent hair loss may be a candidate for hair restoration surgery, including: Men with male pattern baldness Women with female pattern hair loss Men or women who want to restore or change the shape of their hairline. People with areas of scarring from injuries, and patients who experienced some hair loss [...]
The MHR Clinic employs the FUE method for grafts. The grafts are taken from back or sides of your head by our Doctor we recommend the donor area shaved for extraction, you will have small red dots for 2 to 4 days maximum which will fade each day the FUE method is non-invasive with the FUE procedure.
Both finasteride and minoxidil are treatments for hair loss that have been reported to be successful in growing new hair. Minoxidil has a 1 in 3 success rate for crown hair growth in men and finasteride reports a 2 in 3 success rate for new hair growth on the crown region. Even though finasteride may [...]
Because it can take 10 to 14 months for your new hair grafts to grow in, you need to wait that long before you can have another procedure. The faster your new grafts come in, the sooner you can have a second procedure if needed. Your hair transplant Doctor to be able to see the [...]
To a new hair transplant patient, waiting for his hair to grow in can seem like an eternity. For those of us who have been there, we are anxious to see our new “look.” In 3 to 6 months on average, patients will notice their new grafts growing in, slowly at first and not all [...]
It is perfectly normal for the newly implanted hairs to fall out during the healing process. Understand that by being transplanted, they have gone into a sort of shock or trauma which moves them (ahead of schedule) into the resting phase of the 3 stage Hair Growth cycle. All of this is completely normal and [...]
Like most types of out-patient surgery, you will not be able to drive home immediately after your surgery. In addition to the local anaesthesia, patients are given a mild sedative to help them relax, prior to their procedure. Patients who want to leave immediately after the surgery should bring someone with them.
The time it takes to complete a procedure depends on the number of hair grafts implanted. Please call us for more information on how long the procedure lasts.
The largest number of grafts MHR can implant at one time may vary between 2,500 and 3,000. Larger mega sessions then this are rare since your Doctor needs to allow adequate room in between each new hair graft for blood supply. In a subsequent hair transplant procedure, our Doctor can then implant new grafts in between [...]
Although there may be some redness and swelling for a few days following your procedure, it is usually not very noticeable. Existing hair, if possible, may be combed over the grafted area to hide them while they are healing. You may shampoo the donor area gently 24 hours after your procedure and recipient area 4 [...]