How do I get rid of a bald spot?

I was born with a bald spot on the back of my head. It is about an inch in diameter. I heard about hair transplants but can you only get that procedure if the bald spot was once able to grow hair? Is there any way I can get hair in my bald spot?

Doctor Answers 3

You need an examination for a better understanding of why you have a bald spot before considering treatment options.

You need an examination for a better understanding of why you have a bald spot before considering treatment options.


Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Get rid of a bald spot

there is only way that you can get hair in your bald spot is hair transplantation.İt is very short procedure that takes about 1 hour under local anesthesia. İn a couple of months you would see new growing hair in the spot

Ilhan Serdaroglu, MD
Turkey Plastic Surgeon
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Bald spot since birth

These types of bald spots will usually support hair from a hair transplant. See a doctor who specializes in this area and ask about it

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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