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Hair Transplant Before And After Pictures

Hair Transplant picture gallery of Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration is now being updated on a regular basis.   This is in response to the people who asked for a source that posts hair transplant before and after pictures with high resolution without shying away from revealing the pictures from different angles with paying special attention to the hairline and close up pictures that can show the density, orientation and distribution of the transplanted hair. We will be posting pictures on regular basis to increase the awareness of our website viewers to the quality of our exclusive follicular unit transplant procedures.

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Hair Restoration Cost

Hair restoration cost is one of the main questions that is on the mind of most people who want to go through the process of hair transplantation. There is a wide range when it comes to the cost for hair restoration surgery nationwide. The cost of hair restoration has never been better considering the quality of hair restoration surgery that could be offered these days. When you shop around for hair transplant surgery, you have to be aware that it’s not like shopping for a car or a shampoo that could be found with the same quality in different location. […]

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Hair Transplant for Congenital Temporal Triangular Alopecia

We just had a hair transplant surgery for a child with Congenital Temporal Triangular Alopecia (CTTA) yesterday. He had a patch of baldness since birth and it started to bother him at school recently to the degree that he could not even wait until winter break – the time his parents originally planned to get it restored. The procedure went well and we densely packed 470 follicular unit grafts onto the bald patch of his temple area. He is happy and looking forward to the final growth of the grafts in a few months. Congenital Temporal Alopecia is a patchy […]

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FUE Hair Transplants – Who is the Best Candidate for Follicular Unit Extraction?

It is about 8:00 Pm and we just finished performing a big FUE procedure and I thought I write this post on, a patient who is a candidate for FUE procedure‚ before going home. Recipient and donor area right after a FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) procedure. Follicular Unit Extraction or FUE hair transplants is one of the methods of hair transplantation with Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT) technique. The biggest advantage of FUE is that, the linear scar in the donor area on the back is eliminated. FUE has been around for a few years now. Many people ask about the […]

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Does Shaving Head Help with Hair Growth?

Q: Hope you had a great weekend, Just a quick question. After how long usually I would see the result of those pills (finasteride)? Will it grow like baby thin hair and it thickens over time or should I like shave my head to help it? J just wonderin‚ Regards, A: Be patient, It is unlikely that you grow new hair from the areas that you lost hair follicles. The medication finasteride can help increase the thickness of your miniaturized hairs that normally do not give you any significant cosmetic effects. You should not see the effect of medication before […]

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Vitamins and Hair Loss

Q: Hi Doctor, My mother is obsessed with my hair loss and gives me a whole bunch of vitamins and mineral tablets everyday to help regrow my hair. Do you think they work? Or should I stop them. A: Although lack of certain vitamins and minerals could cause hair loss in their sever form, living in north America and having a normal and balanced diet; it is unlikely that you are suffering from vitamin or mineral deficiency. On the contrary, if you look at your family pattern of hair loss, you probably can find other male members of the family […]

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Follicular Unit Extraction – FUE

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) – Advantages or disadvantages My patients always ask about advantages and disadvantages of Follicular Unit Extraction so I thought this topic makes a good post for the blog. Before going over these points I have to say, although we at Parsa Mohebi Hair Restoration offer the most advanced techniques of FUE nationwide, most of our patients are still being transplanted by strip technique and I don’t recommend FUE to everyone and select my FUE patients very meticulously. Here are the main reasons why we do recommend FUE to some people and not to everyone. Advantages FUE does not […]

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Hair Loss Treatment with Dutasteride

Q: Hi Doctor, Some doctors prescribe Dutasteride (Avodart) for hair loss prevention. I know you do not recommend Dutasteride for hair loss for obvious reasons, but based on available research findings on this medication, what do you think are the most likely possible side effects from using Dutasteride if worse come to worse. Would it be like multitude of finasteride side effects? Again, I know your view of non-FDA approved drugs. A: Dutasteride (Avodart) is one of the selective inhibitors of the type I and II of the enzyme 5-alpha-reductase, the enzyme that converts the male hormone testosterone to 5-alpha-dihydroxytestosterone […]

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