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More than The Length of a Hair’s Difference

While hairline reduction and hair transplants can both lower the hairline, there are quite a few differences in the procedures. How does a patient decide which procedure is best for them? The decision eventually comes down to a variety of factors: A consultation with a good hair transplant doctor The expectations the patient has before undergoing a procedure Which of the two procedures best fits their expectations and their individual needs When a patient is considering having a procedure to lower his or her hairline, it’s important to know the different advantages of the two procedures: Hairline Reduction Advantages: The […]

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A Look at The Psychology Of Hair Loss And Hair Transplants

One of the things men and women learn while growing up is a full head of hair is a symbol of power and strength.  The loss of that symbol of youth can have a devastating psychological impact on the identity and self-worth of a person.  Hair loss has and its consequences have been studied extensively and some of the reported psychological effects on male patients include: Detrimental impact on their sex life Affected career choices in men Inability to stay competitive in the work place Increased anxiety levels among younger men A higher rate of depression in men with male […]

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Hair Restoration for DUPA

Q: Hi Dr. Mohebi, Do you have any experience with DUPA hair loss? It’s very rare in men yet I am 34 and have had DUPA hair loss since I was 12 or 13 years old. I’ve had my head shaved since I was 23 years old because of it. I have very very thin hair on the sides, back and top of my head. If you think you can help, that would be great. Thank you! A: DUPA (Diffused Unpatterned Alopecia) is a type of hair loss in which the hair is thinning diffusely everywhere on the scalp. There is […]

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Lessening Social Anxiety about Your Transplant

Q: There’s one area of my life that is more pronounced than my hair loss. It’s the amount of anxiety I suffer from on a daily basis. My anxiety levels increase greatly when I find myself in social situations surrounded by people chatting constantly. It’s very overwhelming to me trying to keep up with the various conversations.  I’m working towards getting a transplant but my anxiety about answering questions about the procedure is already growing.  Do you have any advice for my situation? A: We conducted a study whose results were published as Psychology of Hair Transplant in Hair Transplant […]

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Prestigious Center of Excellence Accolade Awarded to Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration

Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration receives the center of excellence award

Recognized worldwide as one of the leaders in the science of hair transplant, Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration is proud to be the latest recipient of the Center of Excellence Award.  The award signifies that Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration is a Center of Clinical Excellence for ARTAS Robotic Hair Transplantation.  This prestigious award is only given to the Top 10 practices in the United States who excel in the art of hair transplant through the use of the ARTAS System.We at Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration have long been one of the pioneers in making FUE transplants more efficient.  The ARTAS System […]

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Can OCD and Other Personality Disorders Lead to Hair Loss?

The first step in determining if OCD can lead to hair loss is to understand what OCD is and the impact it can have on your life. OCD is short for Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder.  It’s an anxiety disorder that is known to cause fear, worry and unease due to intrusive thoughts.  A person suffering from OCD performs repetitive behaviors in the hope of relieving the anxiety regardless of the effect it has on their personal and professional lives. Some common examples of OCD behavior include opening and closing a door a certain number of times each time a person enters or […]

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The Mystery of LeBron James’ Changing Hairline

LeBron James is never far from the spotlight.  From being the first overall pick by Cleveland in the 2003 NBA Draft to his move to the Miami Heat (winning two NBA Championships) and his eventual return to Cleveland, James is known for his domination on the court. One way LeBron is gaining attention off the court is the ongoing mystery of his hairline.  There has been speculation in the past year about whether or not James has received a hair transplant. The Battle of Lebron’s Hairline The first, and obvious, difference is how much higher his hairline is in the […]

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What Kind of Density Should I Expect After a Hair Transplant Procedure?

Q: I have had a hair transplant and was really curious about the experiences of others.  After looking around online, I saw a set of photos from another patient who had almost the same number of grafts but his hair density after the transplant was much better than mine. Is it normal to have a difference in hair density?  If so, why is that? A: Although we utilize the most modern techniques available for hair restoration, it’s not unusual to see different results for different patients.  Assuming that the technique of hair transplant is exactly the same and every single […]

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