Hair Restoration

I recently had the honor of being one of a select group of medical professionals to travel to the 5th Annual Meeting of the Asian Association of Hair Restoration Surgery (AAHRS). The meeting, held in beautiful Bangkok from March 31st-April 2nd, was my second opportunity to take part in this global event. The meeting included […]
A study led by researchers at University College London has identified the first gene associated with the hair turning grey. In a study published in Nature Communications, a research team examined a group of over 6000 people across Latin America. The study group consisted of people of various ancestral backgrounds in an attempt to identify […]
The art of hair transplants has greatly improved over the past decade or so. Today’s Snapachat story features a patient who had 3 transplants over 20 years ago. Join Dr. Mohebi as he restores the hairline while eliminating the plugs and scars left behind from the previous procedures.
Dr. Mohebi is proud to announce that he is one of only 500 doctors worldwide to receive the RealSelf 500 Award for 2016. This prestigious award honors the top influencers on RealSelf which is a website that provides information about elective cosmetic procedures to prospective patients and also connects doctors and patients in real time […]
It’s your opportunity to have a Complimentary Mini Consultation appointment with Dr. Mohebi at our Spring Open House on April 22nd from 3pm-5pm. What Is A Complimentary Consultation? A complimentary consultation is a shorter version of our standard consultation appointment. You will meet with Dr. Mohebi so he can examine your hairline while learning more about […]
A recent study shows that drugs used to treat male pattern baldness, as well as an enlarged prostate, might increase the chances of depression and self-harm on the part of patients. However, the drugs that were part of the study do not increase the risks of suicide. The study, conducted by a research team led […]
Even a year after a hair transplant, the hair on a patient can still have a thin appearance. Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains the reasons this happens and how it can be treated.
Eyebrow restoration is often performed using hair from the scalp. There are other donor hair options and Dr. Parsa Mohebi reveals the hair that can be used from other parts of the body.
Family loss hair patterns play a large part in diagnosing hair loss in patients. Discover how family history enables surgeons like Dr. Parsa Mohebi to develop hair transplant treatment plans for their patients.
Is it helpful to see a doctor early in the hair loss process? Dr. Parsa Mohebi reveals why early hair loss detection can help prevent future hair loss.
What happens if a patient doesn’t have enough donor hair to successfully cover their balding area? Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains the concept of donor and recipient hair mismatch and shares alternative hair restoration methods.
A hair transplant is not a procedure that should be entered into lightly by the patient or surgeon. Beverly Hills hair transplant surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains what is involved in a hair transplant master plan and how it covers the entire hair restoration process.
It might not be easy to tell if your hair is thinning on the top or sides. Los Angeles hair transplant surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares the steps you should follow to determine if you have active hair loss in those areas.
Maintaining the proportion of the face is an important part of the hair transplant process. Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains why framing the face helps patients maintain a youthful appearance.
Many patients see the loss of temporal hair as they lose their hair. Find out how hair can be restored to the temples in order to achieve a younger appearance from Dr. Parsa Mohebi.
Scar revision reduces the appearance of a scar on the scalp following a hair transplant. Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares some of the factors that go into the success of scar revision surgery.
Is there a best scalp scar revision technique? Learn some of the methods used by Dr. Parsa Mohebi to minimize the appearance of a scar on the scalp.
Some hair transplants methods leave a scar on the scalp of the patient. Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares the available methods to reduce or minimize a scar following hair restoration.
FUT (Follicular Hair Transplantation) has many advantages and disadvantages. Watch as Los Angeles hair transplant surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains the pros and cons of this hair transplant technique.
Patients who had a strip hair transplant in the past might want another hair restoration surgery. Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains if these patients have to once again use the strip method during future surgeries.
Are there ideal candidates for the ARTAS hair transplant method? Let Dr. Parsa Mohebi show you how doctors determine if patients are best suited for FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) via ARTAS.
ARTAS is one of the options for patients considering a hair transplant procedure. Discover how ARTAS is used during FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) by Dr. Parsa Mohebi.
Los Angeles hair transplant surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares the qualities that make a person an ideal candidate for FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) hair transplant.
FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) is a popular hair transplant method. Dr. Parsa Mohebi reveals if a scar can be seen on the scalp after an FUE procedure.
One of the most popular hair transplant techniques is FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction). Learn the advantages and disadvantages of this hair restoration method from Los Angeles hair restoration surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi.
What is FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) and how does it work? Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares the advantages of FUE for hair transplant patients.
While the sun feels good, hair transplant patients are advised to not be exposed to sunlight for long periods of time. Discover the dangers of sunlight after a hair transplant with Beverly Hills surgeon, Dr. Parsa Mohebi.
Toppik camouflages hair loss on the scalp of a person. Dr. Parsa Mohebi tells how long it takes after a hair transplant before this concealer product can be used.
Microscopic hair evaluation determines which areas of the scalp have active hair loss. Discover how a miniaturization study conducted by Dr. Parsa Mohebi can lead to a diagnosis of active hair loss
Can stress cause hair loss? Los Angeles hair transplant surgeon, Dr. Parsa Mohebi, addresses what type of patients can lose their hair due to stress.
Does a mature hairline give hair transplant patients a more natural appearance? Dr. Parsa Mohebi tells why a natural hairline is important and how doctors are able to view the evolution of the hairline before patients.
After a hair transplant, why do patients need to wash their hair twice per day? Beverly Hills hair transplant surgeon, Dr. Parsa Mohebi, explains how this hair washing process minimizes scabbing.
Shock loss happens to many patients after stress and this includes patients with active hair loss or a hair transplant. Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares how shock loss can be minimized or eliminated
Have you heard of low-level laser therapy? Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains this treatment option and how it enhances existing hair on patients.
Many people ask when they can get a haircut and when they can color their hair after a hair transplant. Dr. Parsa Mohebi gives you the timeline for cutting and coloring after a hair restoration procedure.
Does framing the face enhance the overall proportion of the facial area whether or not a patient needs a hair transplant? Dr. Parsa Mohebi shares how facial framing works on balding patients as well as those with a full head of hair.
Although not discussed as often as male hair loss, females also suffer from this medical condition. Los Angeles hair transplant surgeon Dr. Parsa Mohebi explains the difference between female hairline lowering and a hair transplant.
One of the most common side effects from chemotherapy is the loss of hair by patients. However, recent evidence shows that cooling devices might be able to prevent hair loss due to the chemotherapy process. According to two studies recently discussed in JAMA (Journal of the American Medical Association), two scalp cooling devices were shown […]
The decision to undergo a hair transplant is a personal one that should not be entered into lightly. There are a number of questions you should take the time to ask yourself before having the procedure. Here are four questions all patients should ask when considering a hair transplant: Where should I look for more […]
A group of researchers at the University of Edinburgh have come to the conclusion that the genetic process of hair loss involves 287 genes. Furthermore, they also say they have come up with a formula that predicts the risk a man runs of losing his hair. Even with this formula, the team says it is […]
Dr. Mohebi tackles the case of a former patient who got a scalp tattoo, SMP, from another doctor. The patient was unhappy with the unnatural results of the scalp tattoo and has asked Dr. Mohebi to cover the tattooed area in today’s story.
Once the World Series and Super Bowl are over, it is normally the slow time of the year for Joe Buck in terms of his broadcasting duties. In the past, he spent that downtime flying to New York for a hair transplant. As revealed in his memoir last November, Buck had an addiction to hair transplants […]
While Rogaine and Propecia can help reverse the effects of hair loss, many men worry about possible sexual side effects. Some of the issues male patients worry about include a low libido and erectile dysfunction. Is this something men should be worried about or is it simply an urban legend? When it comes to minoxidil […]
The question of whether or not Donald Trump’s hair is real or a transplant has been a topic of debate for many years. We’ve even tackled the hair raising situation about his hair in the past. It looks like the true answer might have been revealed to the public courtesy of Trump’s doctor of many […]
New techniques are constantly being tested and researched to try and combat hair loss. Some might show promise and be marketed to consumers while others will never get out of the research phase. Here are some techniques currently being studied to help those who suffer from hair loss: Hair Multiplication A partnership between the RIKEN […]
We’ve discussed professional athletes and their hair loss in the past. From Lebron James to Tom Brady to Jose Canseco, many athletes have dealt with hair loss in both the public eye and behind closed doors. One athlete that has spoken out in recent years about his hair loss is professional golfer Tiger Woods. Woods […]
The FUE Advancement Committee (formerly known as the FUE Research Committee of ISHRS) continues to work towards improvements in the field of FUE hair restoration. Founded by Dr. Mohebi in 2012, the committee includes the most talented hair transplant surgeons across the globe. The committee also continues to create and implement studies designed to fine-tune the techniques and […]
Is making a positive change in your appearance one of your 2017 resolutions? If so, join us for our first Open House of the year on January 21st from 3pm-5pm. This informative and intimate event is taking place at our state of the art hair restoration facility in Encino. It’s your chance to meet Dr. […]
2016 ended with a very interesting case for Dr. Mohebi – A patient with 3 issues that needed to be addressed. Join Dr. Mohebi as he works to make a difference on the scalp as well as tackling scars located in the beard area. It’s a surgery involving scalp to scalp as well as beard […]
The findings from a pilot trial, published in the Journal of Clinical Investigation/Insight by Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) researchers in September, showed the results of a study involving twelve patients with moderate to severe baldness caused by Alopecia Areata (AA). Alopecia Areata is an autoimmune disorder that can cause the loss of hair in […]