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, 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 DHT, 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.
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.
No, only 2000-2500 grafts can be transplanted in one sitting. More than one session may be required to give adequate desirable density.
You will be awake. Only the area to be operated loses pain sensation.
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 scalp, it is known as body hair transplantation. BHT is done in cases where adequate hair is not available in back of 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.
Yes, you can. You only have to make sure that the cap is not too tight so as to allow proper ventilation.
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
Yes it works and will cover the bald area. It is a good treatment option in patients where no further hair growth can be expected.
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.
No. the procedure is performed under local anesthesia given gently.
Yes, we perform transplantation on face in cases of scars in beard and moustache area.
Yes, it is
Yes, the transplanted hair will grow normally in these areas as well.
Yes, hair transplantation can be done in female patients also. The procedure is the same as that performed in males.
We will have to evaluate you in detail. In cases of thinning in the frontal, more critical areas, hair from the back of scalp can be taken and transplanted in the front.