21
Mar
2019

Fat Cells for Hair Regeneration

Posted by Introduction Hair is one of the most important symbols of youth and vitality. People throughout history have sought methods to maintain and restore ones hair. Hair loss, especially in the young, can be psychologically devastating (1). For sufferers of male- and female-pattern baldness there is the potential for surgery to move...

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1
Feb
2018

Pioneers of hair transplantation in Toronto

Posted by HISTORY The first record of a successful hair transplant was in 1822, when a German medical student named Diffenbach performed an experimental surgery on himself and his mentor Dr. Dom Unger, they used hair from one area of a patient's scalp and transported it to another area1.The first modern surgical technique was...

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11
Oct
2016

Minoxidil – Treatment for Hair Loss

Posted by Androgenetic alopecia is a prevalent hair loss condition and is commonly referred to as male patterned baldness1. As its name suggests, this hair loss disorder occurs more frequently in men (70% prevalence) as compared to women (40% prevalence)1. Patients with this condition display miniaturized hair follicles, possibly...

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26
Jun
2014

FUE or FUT? Which one is better

Posted by Once you have made the decision to improve your hairline with hair restoration, you next have to decide on what approach you wish to take regarding the transplant procedure. Obviously, the most important variables to weigh are natural looking results and long term success. While there are a plethora of techniques out there in...

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16
Jun
2014

Post-transplant Expectations

Posted by If you’ve recently undergone hair transplant surgery, there’s no doubt that you are excited to start seeing results and enjoying your new hairline and thicker, more luscious growth. Here is what to expect in the weeks and months after your hair transplant surgery:The week after your procedure: Patients will usually...

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