Hair Transplantation is a cosmetic procedure where the bald area is covered with hair,along with its roots, taken from other sites such as back of scalp, beard, chest.
Yes, it does. It has become a popular surgical modality for treatment of baldness. It is the treatment of choice in patients with no potential for regrowth of hair.
Direct Hair Transplant (DHT) is an innovative new technique of hair transplantation. This technique is a refined version of FUE where grafts extracted are simultaneously implanted in the recipient area. This allows the grafts to return to their own environment faster without damage and dessication. This leads to more graft survival and better patient satisfaction
Yes, the transplanted hair is permanent. As we are taking only permanent roots from back of scalp and transplanting them on the bald area, the hair will grow normally and last for life.
Yes, results of DHT are better than other techniques. It also gives better patient satisfaction.
This varies amongst different clinics. It is unfortunate, but there are clinics where only technicians are involved in the surgery. Technicians are not well versed with the artictic aspect of transplantation which is important for a natural looking result.This puts the patient in danger as the technicians are not equipped to handle emergencies.
At AKS Clinic, only qualified and experienced doctors perform the surgery. We are committed to providing the best results and patient satisfaction and safety is the utmost importance to us.
No, only 2000-2500 grafts can be transplanted in one sitting. More than one session may be required to give adequate desirable density.
Yes. Hair transplantation can be done. We can extract few scalp hair and perform body hair transplantation.
When grafts are extracted from any body part apart from the scalp, it is known as body hair transplantation. BHT is done in cases where adequate hair is not available in the back of the scalp. It is also donor in cases where we desire to give good density in a high grade of baldness. Hair from beard area is the one most commonly utilized.
In male patients, hair can be taken from beard, chest, underarm and pubic area.
In females, grafts can be extracted from underarms and pubic area only.
Yes, we will provide you some antibiotics and analgesics after the procedure. These medicines will prevent infection and also give pain relief.
All normal daily activities can be performed from the very next day. After a period of 7 days, heavy physical exercises can be resumed.
As it is a day procedure, one day leave is sufficient to perform the surgery. You will be able to go to work from next day itself.
The back portion from where grafts were taken can be washed next day and the receipient area in the front of scalp should be shampooed gently after 7 days.
Will I be able to cover my head with a cap or hat?
Hair growth will be evident from 8-12 weeks.
You will be able to get your first haircut after 6 months.
Yes. As the transplanted hair will grow and feel like natural hair, you can style it the way you desire.
It is a very safe procedure with no side effects.
FUT technique leaves a linear scar on the back of scalp. There are no visible scars in DHT technique.
Yes, we perform transplantation on face in cases of scars in beard and moustache area.
Yes, hair transplantation can be done in female patients also. The procedure is the same as that performed in males.