People who need hair transplantation, should be sure to be investigated by a Turkish Hospital specialist. During the investigation, the hair properties on the implantation area and the hair density at the donor site is examined by hair analyzers. It is calculated by using the values of how many hair root is needed and how many hair follicles can be taken from the back of the head.
The overall investigation can be successfully endured together with the information of the potential diseases or existing health problems of the patient. The hair texture, hair color, hair thickness, density of the donor area, extent of hair loss and the expectations of the result are also evaluated. The hair loss can happen to everyone in varying degrees.
According to the degree of hair loss, the number of transplants must be calculated before. Patients with thin and light hair density may need more hair compared to the patients with thicker or darker hair. Therefore, transplantation is usually more satisfying for the first group. All of these analyzes show significant values that can affect the success of transplantation. The planning and hair transplants must be performed in accordance with these analyzes.
Patients coming from abroad and could not have the opportunity to talk with our doctors are recommended, to send us prior information with a few photos of the hair loss area and the back of the head which gives our physicians the opportunity to calculate how the transplant must be performed.
Hair loss can have many causes. Even if the picture is clear, the causes of hair loss are usually different: Thus, not only the family history, but also a possible illness or an accident may be an important reason. Therefore, a professional diagnosis is crucial. Dermatologists inform that there are various forms of hair loss depend on the type and the treatment options. One particular common form is androgenetic typical male pattern
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
Is hair Transplantation painful?
Since the removal of the hair roots is implemeted under local anesthesia, the purpose is to make the patient feel no pain during the TRANSPLANTATION. Only a slight pressure feel is reported, Neverthless, that causes no discomfort. Likewise, the healing phase is completely pain-free.
Can the missing hair be seen at the donor site ?
No. This is precisely the great advantage of FUE Technique over the FUT technique. By FUE, only small grafts are taken up to four hair roots, no scars remain. Only on closer inspection and under brighter spots, small sized pored can be realized, but do not stand under the hair.
How long does it take for the transplanted hairs start to grow?
After the transplantation, the hairs need about three months to begin growth. In general, patients witness significant hair growth permanently apprx. from the fifth month . Not later than nine months, about 90 percent of patients have beautiful, natural-looking and voluminous hair.
How long will the transplanted hair grow?
There is no limit for hair growth. Since it is the body’s own hair, they lead their growth simply elsewhere and continue to grow as long as permitted by the genetic hair length of the patient.
Can be foreign hair be transplanted?
It is only natural hair for transplantation into question. Likewise the organ transplant , because of the lifelong medication works, the body would reject the foreign hair directly.
Can both genders have hair transplantation?
Men and women who are more likely to comply with butch and suffer from hair loss due to excess testosterone, can undergo hair transplantation.
How long does hair transplant take?
For the actual transplantation, the doctors require about 3 to 5 hours. Since the transplant also requires a before & after study, patients should plan about two days for the hair transplant. After 15 days the last traces of the treatment can be examined.
What about the minimum age in hair transplantation and is there an age matter?
Age plays only a minor role in transplantation , The reason for the hair loss is more important. Just the hormonal hair loss can be well treated by this method. Basically, Men and women can suffer from increased hair loss with the excess of male hormones until the age forty. If the hair loss continues, further we also recommend to perform a PRP, which is made free of charge in our clinics. Apart from this, an update of the existing hair is performed.
What are the risks of hair transplant ?
Since this is not an operation under general anesthesia; the risks are generally relatively low in the hair transplant. It may cause an intolerance of the local anesthetic. Side effects of the transplant itself are not yet known.
Can you influence the later appearance of hair?
Yes, this is possible. If patient desires a certain direction of growth, he should discuss in advance with the doctor to find a common solution. After the hair finally taken their growth, they can be styled as usual.