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Undergraduate & Medical SchoolMedical: Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium
Treatments offered at My World Hair Transplant Center
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Men and women are both affected by hair loss as they mature over time. Some will eventually try products to maintain their hair and slow the progression of the hair loss. Through a cycling process, our hair actively grows for a given amount of time. Hair loss involves an acceleration of hair cycle due to shortening of the active hair growth phase. Through elongating the active hair growth phase, individuals can have longer, more robust hair. As the patient attempts to reverse the...
Hair transplantation is not an exact science, but it is a unique process. Putting hair in a new place to grow is exciting. The clinic that you have chosen should be reputable and have results to show. After surgery, the results take lots of time. An eight-hour surgery takes patients about three weeks to heal. At about eight weeks post-op, the transplanted hair will have fallen from the scalp. The pinkness on the scalp typically lingers for one to three months and then gradually dissipates....
The aspects of FUE that patients should be mindful of is cost, transection rate of the surgeon, and experience of the surgeon's medical assistants. Surgical hair restoration is an investment for the patients that can be for better or worse. A patient shouldn’t pay too much and shouldn’t pay too little for an FUE session. FUE is more labor intensive than FUT, and hence there is difference in cost of the procedures. Transection is the terminal damage of a patient’s precious...
The amount of time that is required to repair plugs is unpredictable. Some plugs are more difficult to repair than others. There are also many different forms of plugs because of the outdated methods of surgical hair restoration that are still being performed. Some plugs can be disguised and others must be removed. Expert plug removal is extremely difficult to find because few clinics actually specialize in this corrective hair transplant procedure. Not many individuals...
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A thorough consultation process should involve a proper donor area analysis and density check. Donor area management is essential as donor r... READ MORE
Every patient is unique and has unique needs. Hair transplant surgery is a permanent solution. Eyebrow hair can be removed and implanted to the... READ MORE
Don't engage in extreme physical exertion if you underwent FUT/strip surgery. Keep the recipient area away from tanning beds, chlorine in swimming... READ MORE
Yes, you can achieve this effect by transplanting a new hairline. Each case is unique, but reconstructing a new hairline will depend on your... READ MORE
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Videos by Patrick Mwamba, MD
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Dr. Patrick Mwamba shares this man's post-op photos from a FUE hair transplant with 2,501 grafts. At 9 months post-op you see results in the both the recipient and donor areas with no conventional donor scar. WATCH VIDEO
Dr. Patrick Mwamba extracts beard hair by follicular isolation technique during a procedure performed in Brussels, Belgium. WATCH VIDEO
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