Posts Tagged ‘hair loss’

David’s Journey

David’s NeoGraft Journey: A 34 year-old male patient came to the Nashville Hair Doctor for a hair transplant. He had noticed some thinning hair on his crown and also wanted to do something about his receding hairline. The friendly consultant at the Hair Doctor practice in Brentwood advised that a 2,800 graft NeoGraft hair transplant…

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Her Journey

This is a real patient testimonial who has requested to remain anonymous. This is her personal hair loss journey. Female Patient, 58 years old | 1200 Grafts Physician: J. Kevin Duplechain MD FACS Lafayette, Louisiana _________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________ Hair loss is different for everyone. It’s medical. It’s emotional. It’s a tangled web of feelings about attractiveness, health concerns, professional…

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What makes the Neograft FUE Hair Transplant different?

Author: Sudeep Roy, M.D. The hair transplant procedure was developed from a very simple observation: hair on the back and sides of the head is resistant to the effects of hormonal loss classically seen in male and female pattern baldness. This is called donor dominance. Transplanting these hairs to areas of loss on the scalp…

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Jessi’s Journey

Jessi’s NeoGraft Journey Hair loss is different for everyone. It’s medical. It’s emotional. It’s a tangled web of feelings about attractiveness, health concerns, professional aspirations, and it’s all magnified by our increasingly image-obsessed culture. This story is part of our mission collect a range of stories covering patients’ motivations, their procedures, their fears, their recoveries—…

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Does Hair Loss Always Lead to Balding?

Author: Renato Saltz. MD FACS Many of us have experienced hair loss at one point in our lives. In some cases hair loss is temporary, and at times it can be permanent. The good news is that you do not have to settle for thinning or balding hair. There are treatments available to help reverse…

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Does a Hair Loss Cure for Women Really Exist?

Author: Renato Saltz. MD FACS It is easy to think that finding a hair loss cure is an issue that only men face. The reality is that there are millions of women who also suffer from hair loss and are desperately searching for a cure. The good news is that there are ways to treat…

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Battling the Bald

Michael Lynch, NeoGraft

Author: Michael P. Lynch, MD The older I get, the more I find myself drifting back to a time when life was simple and days were all about having fun; playing baseball in the street, running thru sprinklers in the yard and oh yes… losing my hair. If that last one grabbed you, try thinking…

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The Genetics of Balding

NeoGraft with Dr. Joseph Hill

Author: Joseph L. Hill Jr., MD Hair loss, also known as alopecia, can be devastating to genetically predisposed men and women.  Current scientific data suggests it is a polygenic trait meaning multiple genes are involved.  Moreover, there have been associations reported between male patterned hair loss and the androgen receptor gene located on the X…

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How Hair Loss in Women Affects Everday Life

Author: Joseph Fodero, MD How Your Hair Falling Out Can Cause Daily Struggle Hair loss is generally considered to be a man’s problem. But women account for 40% of all hair loss sufferers in the United States. As experts in plastic surgery and hair restoration, we wanted to explain the main causes of hair loss…

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