Hair Transplant

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Hair transplant (also called hair restoration or hair implantation) is the process of permanently restoring hair by transplanting new follicles into balding or thinning areas. Healthy follicles are taken from other areas of the body, most often the back or the sides of the head. This can be done by taking a single strip of hair or removing follicles individually. The number of grafts needed depends on the patient and the size of the area being treated. Anywhere from 1,000 to 3,000 grafts is average for a day of surgery. LEARN MORE ›

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..started losing some hair since age 26, so i got to the point where i can't control my hair style. So that was a time for a change. Made some research and found clinic with the best reviews. And of course it's Maral's clinic. Wrote to them, got quick response, explanation and so on. Then wrote... READ MORE

Hair transplant surgery is very much safe now days and doctors are using new technology for the hair transplantation. Being a female hairs play most important role in beauty. I have been facing the hair loss problem since I was a teen. When I was a student of final years of my graduation I... READ MORE

Hi Everyone, First of all I would like to thank everyone who have shared their HT surgery experience here, especially would like to thank Gmang85 for his detailed review, his review definitely played a major role on my decision to finally go for the surgery, and have it done with Dr. Maral... READ MORE

3,245 FUT with Dr. John Frank on Wednesday December 23rd, 2015 My background I'm a 50 year old male, (mostly) happily married w/ two boys and professional office worker. I started losing my hair on the top & front of my head starting in my mid to late thirties. 5% minoxidil definitely helped... READ MORE

I have been dealing with hair loss since I was a teen. I am now 20 years old and most of the front/top of my head is almost gone. I've always got picked on in middle school saying I was going bald. High school came around I started dying my hair, styling it different ways just to feel confident... READ MORE

I had my procedure at Medispa Hair Transplant clinic with Dr Suneet Soni on 06th October 2014 and I had a very positive experience right from the beginning. Met with staff and Dr Suneet Soni found all individuals to be professional, friendly and skilled in their functions. Clinic itself is... READ MORE

First of all, I decided to visit Dr Sumit Agrawal as a result of extended research, I realized that I made a good choice because of his good-humoured, attitude and sincerity. About 7 months ago, I had hair transplantation and after the operation I was quite satisfied. He constantly interested... READ MORE

By age of 30 my front line started receding and when I was 45 I was almost look bald, I found myself no longer able to get gel up my hair upwards in the front, the deterioration of the hairline was too prominent. And the sides of the hairline went really far back. If I used the hair from the... READ MORE

Hello, I am a transgender individual and I felt like I had a very difficult task ahead of me. I had to find a doctor who understood my individual needs of not only getting a hair transplant but also having the knowledge of knowing how to craft a feminine hairline on a male born individual such... READ MORE

Hello everyone, I am a German engineer living in Turkey. I found this clinic via Realself and recently went for an operation myself. After a consultation on the phone, I decided to give to a shot. The doctor told me I had Norwod 7 hair loss which is a very advanced hair loss pattern, so he... READ MORE

I first contacted Dr. Sameer Karkhanis back in May 2015, when I was keen on finding out what’s involved in a hair transplant procedure. I had a patch at the top of my head, where the hair was receding at a steady rate. Dr. Karkhanis responded to all my queries via email and we set up a face to f... READ MORE

My motivation was to be more confident. I choose to come to Turkey to get away from friends and family in the initial few days until my donor area has healed and I can wear a hat. I will go back to work in 2.5 weeks right now I have 0.5mm of hair so that might be a challenge! I will keep you... READ MORE

When I started looking into Hair Transplant Surgery, I had consultations with the firms that have the most exposure through advertising: Hair Club For Men and Bosley. I even met with a well known Beverly Hills Bosley surgeon who had performed transplants on two friends of mine. Although both... READ MORE

As a kind of 40th birthday present to myself, after much AGONIZING over the decision, I went ahead and booked myself a hair transplant with Welfareabroad. I have written a very detailed blog about my experience, before, during, and after my surgery in Istanbul. I wrote it so that others might... READ MORE

I'd been contemplating a hair transplant for many years. After using rogaine for 5+ years and trying various other methods of hair growth/maintenance, I decided to have a hair transplant procedure. After a significant amount of research, I decided to meet Dr. John Frank who is conveniently... READ MORE

First of all, I decided to visit Dr.?lhan Serdaro?lu as a result of extended research, I realized that I made a good choice because of his good-humoured, attitude and sincerity. About 7 months ago, I had hair transplantation and after the operation I was quite satisfied. He constantly... READ MORE

I had a previous hair transplant, done by Dr John Cole in Atlanta, and it is a master piece what he has done to me. I let my self convince that Dr Bauman in Fort Lauderdale, Florida was as good as Dr Cole. I am still paying for my mistake. The only things he does, and it is the most important... READ MORE

I don't know that I consider myself vain.. I just want to look as best as I can. I have had a very high forehead since I was a kid. When my hair started to recede unevenly in my 20s I felt a big lack of confidence because of it. In my 30s I emptied my savings account and did two hair... READ MORE

I am having my hair transplant tomorrow with Dr Maral Clinic in Istanbul, so far it seems ok in terms of his response time and professionalism but obviously the main thing is how the transplant procedure goes. Does anyone know if I should put any sort of ointment on my head after the surgery and... READ MORE

I started to experience hair loss at the age of 22, as a senior in college. I remember my best friend taking me to the side during one of our cultural show performances that I was running - “Hey uhh so not to be mean but we need to talk about your hair loss. What in the world have you been d... READ MORE

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How much does a Hair Transplant cost?

The typical cost for a Hair Transplant ranges from $2,350-$12,500 with an average cost of $8,250. Costs will vary by surgeon, geographic region and the complexity of the procedure. Cost estimates are based on 546 patient reviews submitted on RealSelf. Learn more