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After I Had Moh's Surgery on my Scalp from Basal Cell Skin Cancer, Can You Transplant Hair in That Area?

After I Had Moh's Surgery on my Scalp from Basal Cell Skin Cancer, Can You Transplant Hair in That Area?

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Hair Transplant in Scars

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Yes.  Adding hair over a scar is a great camouflaging method.  Depending on the quality of the scar it may be better to excise the scar first but that would be determined in an in depth consultation with your provider.  Good luck!

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Kansas City Facial Plastic Surgeon
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Hair after mohs surgery

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Hello,

Absolutely, hair can be transplanted into scars.  I highly reccomend the FUE method which allows for follicles to be harvested individually through pin holes instead of trading one scar for another with the strip method.

 

Best of luck,

 

Dr. Malouf

Web reference: http://www.neograftdallas.com

Dallas Dermatologist
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