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What are the topmost things you should consider while choosing a surgeon for hair transplant surgery?

Planning to undergo hair transplant surgery? But are you confused about how to find the best surgeon to get the best results then need not worry. In this blog, we are going to talk about the top tips that will help you in searching for the best surgeon for yourself.

 

  • Qualification and expertise of the hair specialist

You can search for the qualification and skills of a surgeon with just some clicks. Yes by checking the website of the surgeon you will come to know all the information in detail such as several experiences, skills, successful surgeries, and much more. You can also compare the surgeon before selecting for your surgery. To get the desired results you need an expert hair specialist to perform your surgery. If mistakenly you will end up selecting an unskilled surgeon then you are unable to get the desired results.

 

  • Consider the experience

During the consultation, you can ask the surgeon to share the details of the previous client’s. You can clear your doubts related to the surgery by meeting them personally and help you in gaining  more information about the surgeon. You can also consider reviews, ratings, testimonials of the patients that will help you in knowing their experience of the hair restoration surgery. Moreover, you should also focus on the artistic skills of the surgeon as it helps you in getting natural-looking results. An experienced surgeon will give you proper guidance and also tell you whether you are a suitable candidate for the hair transplantation surgery or not.

 

  • Staff member

The surgeon is not going to perform the surgery all alone. There will be staff members who will help the surgeon to complete the surgery effectively as well as efficiently. The staff members will pay attention to your scalp. They also take care of you so that you will have the best experience throughout the surgery. So while choosing the surgeon you should also check whether he is having a skilled staff or not.

 

  • Facilities provide by a clinic

Checking facilities provided by the surgeon is equally important for you. You should look at various things that are mentioned below:

 

  • You should check the technologies the clinic is having.
  • You should check whether the clinic is well equipped or not.
  • There should be well-managed things for the safety of the patient.
  • Cleanliness should be there.
  • Everyone should be hygienic.
  • Availability of the hair transplantation procedures and much more.

 

  • Before & After images

While considering the testimonials of the patients, you should also check the social media accounts of the clinic. Furthermore, you should also check the before & after images of the previous patients. You should pay more attention to the pictures of the patient who is having the same level of baldness as you.

 

 

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What is a hair transplant? What is the cost of a hair transplant in India?

What is hair transplant  Or hair restoration?

Dr Vjs VizagHair transplant is a blessing for people suffering from hair loss problems. It is a technique in which surgeons will transplant hair on the scalp of the patient. The surgeon takes hair from the donor area or sometimes from the back of the scalp.

In fact, there are two procedures which are becoming popular among people.

FUT

Follicular unit transplantation is a procedure in which the doctor will perform the surgery by taking out the strips from the donor area and transplanting it into the problematic area.

FUE

Follicular unit extraction is a procedure in which a surgeon will perform the surgery by extracting the hair individually and transplant it into the problematic area.

What you should keep in your mind while selecting the clinic?

You should make sure that the surgeon who is going to perform your surgery should be highly-qualified and experienced. It will help you in achieving the desired results. Talking about the cost, you should not trust anyone who is performing the surgery at lower rates because there are chances that you might end up getting undesired results. It also affects your mental health. In fact, there are numerous clinics available that claim that they perform the best surgery. But they are not trained, not having the proper equipment, furniture, and much more. But they are experts in convincing you. So be careful and don’t trust the first surgeon you are going to meet.

What is the cost of hair transplant surgery?

At Dr VJs, we will keep the patient’s experience, safety, quality, survivability, results in mind before performing the hair restoration surgery. If you are thinking about the cost of the surgery then there are things that you should keep in your mind that are mentioned below:

  • Qualification & experience of the surgeon.
  • The location of the clinic
  • The procedure you are going to choose.
  • How many grafts surgeon will transplant
  • Facilities surgeon is going to provide
  • Whether he is having the latest technology or not and much more.
  • The main root of hair loss.
  • The surgeon will examine the donor area.

 

What are the questions you should ask from the clinic before undergoing the treatment?

  • Whether the surgeon or assistance, who is going to do the surgery?
  • You should ask your surgeon to show qualifications and experience.
  • Which diagnostic system do you have?
  • How much time surgery will take?
  • What procedure is beneficial for me?
  • What kind of services will the clinic provide?

 

AT VJC, we take care of the things that are mentioned below:

  • The success rate of the treatment.
  • Safety of the patient.
  • Privacy of the patient.
  • The patient will get the maximum density.

 

 

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What are things you should check while selecting a hair transplant clinic?

DR Vjs Vizag, These days are you observing excessive hair strands in your hairbrush? Not only on your brush if you are seeing everywhere your hairs falling out then it is a matter of concern. You should urgently visit a hair specialist clinic to examine the condition of your scalp. The expert will examine you and find the root of your problem. If you are suffering from a temporary hair loss problem then your hair will regrow within some months but if you are suffering from a permanent hair loss problem then your surgeon will recommend you to undergo hair transplant surgery. But many clinics call themselves skilled as well as experienced. So it is difficult for you to select one among all. But need not to worry. In this article, we are going to talk about factors which you should consider while finding the best hair specialist for yourself.

 

  • Experience

While finding the hospital or clinic, you should consider tenure which plays an important role. It will help you in knowing whether the hospital is right for you or not. You should also check the experience of the surgeon. The experience of the hair specialist is one of the important factors that help you in getting the desired result.

 

  • Qualifications of the surgeon & staff

There are many surgeons as well as clinics who call themselves the best. But you should consider the qualifications of people who are going to be present in the room during the surgery.

 

  • Hair transplantation services

You should check the services of the hospital. They should provide you the best services which will help you in attaining the desired goals. You should also check whether they do surgery of all genders or specific one because hair transplant surgery is for both men and women. Instead of trusting brochures you should personally visit and check.

 

  • Avoid trusting advertisements

People should not blindly trust the advertisements. Usually, hospitals or clinics make advertisements to attract patients towards you. You will see many advertisements saying you can undergo hair transplant surgery at cheaper rates but do not trust those until the hospital is having a good image in the market.

 

  • Cost- effective

The clinic you are going to visit should come under your budget. Of Course, nobody will like to spend all their savings on hair transplant treatment. But make sure you are not settling at lower prices. That can be a fraud.

 

  • consultation

You should visit the hospital and ask for a consultation. During the consultation, you can speak with the surgeon about your scalp. He will examine your scalp and tell you which treatment is beneficial for you.

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What are the steps to remove scabs after hair transplant treatment?

Always remember to get a hair transplant done by a qualified as well as an experienced surgeon. There are a lot more things to consider before undergoing a hair transplant.

Hair transplant scabs

Hair transplant scabs are aborn from the trauma that lay on the scalp because of small incisions while the surgeon is doing the grafting process. To heal this wound it takes some days. The formation of scabs starts after the 3rd day of post-surgery. Usually, scabs fall out within 7 to 14 days but it also depends upon the patient to patient and the number of hair grafts they are going to transplant. Scabs help in protecting the grafts of the person.

Scabs with hair fall

It is observed that hair grafts also fall from the scalp of the person when scabs start falling and this is known as the expected phase. But you should not get worried because new hair will start growing within 3 to 4 months. Scabs usually grow from 3 to 6 weeks and get shed.

 

How can you clean the scabs?

To clean the scabs, there are the following things which a person should do that are mentioned below:

  • After 72 hours of the surgery, the person should wash his scalp with baby shampoo.
  • To get rid of scabs you can also soak your head in the bathtub after putting water and baby oil in it.
  • You are not allowed to pick any scabs as it can displace the hair graft.
  • You can also spray the saline spraying on the scalp as it will not damage the graft.

How to slough off scabs?

  • The patient can massage gently on the scabs without using nails on the scalp.
  • If your hair is falling then need not worry as it is a part of the recovery process.
  • You are not allowed to touch your scabs for the first week as it can harm your follicle beneath.
  • If you are experiencing any bleeding on the scalp then call the surgeon asap.
  • After 13 days post surgery, you are allowed to do a massage on your scalp with light hands.

What are the precautionary measures?

After undergoing a hair transplant person should take care of the scalp by following the instructions given by the doctor that is mentioned below:

  • You are not allowed to drink alcohol after undergoing hair transplant treatment for some time because it can thin your blood and harm the healing process.
  • You should avoid some medicines such as arthritis, vitamins, and ibuprofen. If you will not avoid then there are chances that you might experience bleeding.
  • You should take the prescribed medicines.
  • You should not do heavy workouts for a few weeks.
  • You should not use a blow dryer as they can harm your scalp.

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Everything you need to know about FUE hair transplant into scalp scar

Well, the good news is that you can undergo hair transplant treatment to correct the scar tissue of the scalp on the scar. However, the way of doing the surgical method is different because the tissues & skin of a scar are different as compared to the regular tissue and skin.

Treatment of hair transplant on Scalp scar

Hair growth is not normal in scar tissue because hair follicles are not there in a scar. Hair follicles are capsules present underneath the skin, and then it results in hair growth.

To transplant hair onto a scar. The surgeon will transplant the hair which is present in the follicles into the scar. This way the hair takes the root, and it starts growing back like normal hair.

The hair follicles will only grow once the area is healed and the follicles get grafted into the skin. Additionally, from the nearby blood vessels, it will get the blood. Make sure that you take proper care and follow the surgeon’s tips.

In most cases, the surgeon uses the FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) hair transplantation to correct this issue on time.

What does the FUE procedure look like?

Follicular Unit Extraction

  • Shave the area

During the surgery, the surgeon will shave the area on the scalp or where the scar is present.

  • Extract the hair follicles

The surgeon will extract a series of hair follicles from where the hair growth is maximum. This process will leave tiny scars, and these are not visible with naked eyes.

  • Transplanting the hair follicles

Once the hair follicles are extracted, the surgeon will create the opening in the scar tissue, and the hair follicles are inserted into the desired place.

  • Bandage

Once everything is done the bandage is applied to the scar tissue with gauze and cotton.

How do you need to take care of yourself?

The hair transplantation procedure will take around 4 to 8 hours depending on how many hair grafts are required. Once the surgery is done you can go back home on the same day.

After the surgery, you will feel slight discomfort along with swelling for 2 weeks. Once the area has begun to heal all these factors will go away.

Aftercare tips

  • Do not wash your hair for a few days after the treatment.
  • Take rest till the time scalp is not healed completely.
  • Do not apply anything on the scalp which is not prescribed by the surgeon. You should ask him when you can use hair products after the surgery.
  • Wear loose-fitting clothes for some days so that the fabric does not touch the transplanted area.
  • You should wait for at least one week to get back to your working routine.

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How long do the results of the FUE hair transplant procedure last?

Hair restoration treatment results

People often ask how beneficial it is to undergo an FUE hair transplant and for how long the results last. There are many hair restoration treatments out there but not all of them can give desirable results like FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction).

While undergoing the hair restoration treatment whether it is FUE or FUT, the donor hair follicles play an essential part, and it needs to be healthy. When you hire an experienced and skilled hair surgeon he will get a proper diagnosis and then only help you to determine which treatment plan will work the best for you. When you consult the experienced surgeon you are going to see the results which last for a lifetime.

After undergoing the FUE treatment, you need to make sure that you are taking proper care and following the instructions given by the surgeon. The results of the treatment are going to last for a lifetime. Just make sure, to keep your expectations realistic.

How much time is needed to see the desired results?

After undergoing the surgery, you are going to see the results within 8 to 12 months of the treatment. Additionally, the results will be different for every person & how well you are taking care of your hair.

During the treatment, patient hair follicles are used that take time to settle in and get attached to the cells which are present around them. Once, it is done it is going to start growing on its own. 10 to 12 months is not a long time.

At the beginning of the treatment, you will notice hair shedding within the first few days of getting FUE that is normal. The transplanted hair follicles are going to stay in the desired place, and then they are ready for hair growth.

What is the procedure for an FUE hair transplant?

During the FUE procedure, the hair follicles are removed one by one from the back of the scalp (donor area) and then transplanted to where hair growth is less, or the person has bald spots. The reason for taking hair follicles from these spots is because they do not get affected by DHT (dihydrotestosterone).

DHT hormone occurs naturally in the human body and one of the main reasons for hair loss. The body produces androgen hormone, and it is referred to as the male hormone that is present in men & women. It means taking hair follicles from the side & back of the scalp will stop the androgen hormone from resulting in hair loss.

With this procedure, a patient’s natural hair is used that will regrow on its own. When you get to see the final results it is going to tell you how effective the treatment is.

 

 

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What do you need to know about hair transplant surgery and the treatment outcomes?

Overview

Hair loss has become a major issue among individuals which include men and women. Fortunately, many people are fortunate enough that they do not face the hair loss issue and their hair stays healthy & strong. On the other hand, many people face hair loss at a young age.

We all want to look our best and everyone wishes to have strong & luxurious hair. Hair loss is a slow and gradual process that increases with time. To look presentable we all wish to have strong and healthy hair. The success rate of the treatment and the results it provides are best with this hair restoration treatment.

Hair transplant treatment

Hair transplant treatment is one of the effective ways to restore hair loss. Be it men or women, both can get benefit from this treatment. This surgical procedure is highly effective and gives the desired results which the patient is looking for.

 What happens during the treatment?

First of all, the patient is given anesthesia so that he or she stays comfortable throughout the treatment. The patient will not feel any pain during the treatment.

During the surgery, the hair follicles are taken from the back of the scalp and then transplanted to where hair growth is extremely less. The treatment is done by doing 2 methods which include:

  • FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction)
  • During FUE, the hair follicles are taken one by one from the back of the scalp and then transplanted to where hair growth is extremely less. With this surgical procedure, no scar is left on the scalp or you can say they are not visible with the naked eyes.
  • FUT (Follicular Unit Transplantation)
  • During FUT, a strip of hair is taken from the back of the scalp and then transplanted where hair growth is extremely less. This surgery leaves a linear scar on the scalp. However, you can cover the scar by keeping your hair long.

If you are wondering which option is best, then you can choose anyone. Your surgeon will guide you on which treatment option is best for your condition.

Final results with the surgery

If you are not feeling good about your appearance, then this treatment option will work the best for you. Patients want to have the head full of hair, which is everyone’s ultimate goal. In many cases the treatment can be divided into 2 sessions:

  • In the first session, the new hairline is built which restores the frontal zone and mild scalp which is the front of the crown. This will help to frame the face and enough grafts will be transplanted.
  • In the second procedure, the coverage is completed by restoring the crown. The doctor will let you know which procedure will be best for your condition. The patients undergoing the treatment are satisfied with the final results they get & it would increase their self-worth.

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Everything you need to know about the treatment of beard hair transplant in India

What is a Beard Transplant?

Treatment of hair transplant in India: Many men are out there who face hard times when they want to grow their beards. In some cases, it can be easy to avoid the use of a razor and let the beard grow, but for some of them, it is extremely difficult. In some cases, the beard can look patchy.

In that case, the beard transplant is the best choice for a cosmetic procedure. No doubt, the beard hair transplant is the best choice for the patients to get the regrowth of hair and the hair also looks natural.

During the treatment of a beard transplant, the hair follicles are extracted from the area which has the desirable hair growth i.e. donor area. Following that, the hair follicles are placed carefully on the face of the person which contains less hair and then hair follicles start growing thicker.

Who needs to undergo a beard transplant and what is the procedure like?

You are a suitable candidate for the treatment if:

  • The beard is growing in uneven and thin patches.
  • The beard has scars and it can make your face look better without scarring.

 Process of Beard Transplant

  • Harvesting

The surgeon takes the hair follicles from the back of the scalp which is known as harvesting.

  • Implantation

The harvesting needs the hair follicles to be implanted in the required area. The patient is given local anesthesia to carry out the process. The hair is implanted into the person’s face and this is a time-consuming process.

  • Process of Recovery

Then comes the recovery process which takes a day. The person feels tiny crust development around the hair follicles which usually flake off within a day or two. The transplanted hair follicles fall out within 2 to 3 weeks and then the new hair follicles start coming. Beard transplant takes time and location of the hair in the face to be found correctly.

What are the advantages of a beard transplant?

  • The procedure is painless and the patient does not have to worry about the pain involved with the treatment.
  • The procedure helps in giving permanent results and this process is one time. It means by getting the surgery one time will help you to get the best possible results on time.
  • The transplanted hair gives a natural look and with time when the beard grows it results in hair growth which is uniform and thicker.
  • The beard transplant recovery does not take much time and the procedure is straightforward.

 

How much time does the beard transplant take?

The entire procedure of the beard transplant takes 8 hours. The patient needs to wait for a few weeks to see the results. The transplanted hair will fall out after 15 to 30 days after the surgery. To see the final and desirable results you need to wait for 6 to 10 months following the surgery.