15 months after my hair transplant, my hair density is very low down and I can see patches. What should I do?

after 15 months of my hair transplant my hair density is very low down and i can see patches. please advise what should i do, my doctor says start taking finasteride. please advise but i am scare of its side effects.

Doctor Answers 3

15 months after a hair transplant

At 15 months after a hair transplant what you see is the final result. If you are unhappy about it, go back to see your surgeon and discuss it with him/her


Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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If you are not satisfied with your hair transplant results see your doctor for a recheck.

If you are not satisfied with your hair transplant results see your doctor for a recheck.  Seeing "patches" is not normal. 

Jae Pak, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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PRP & Progesterone for Patches

I recommend an evaluation with a hair loss expert. There are many options including: PRP and progesterone injections to the scalp. See an expert. Best, Dr. Emer

Jason Emer, MD
Los Angeles Dermatologic Surgeon
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