ACell Hair Regrowth Injection Therapy – Texas

by Ilona Carson HOUSTON (KTRK) -- For people experiencing hair loss, there's a new treatment on the market called stem cell therapy. It's less invasive than hair transplant procedures, and could someday be the gold standard. The idea that this procedure could spark new hair growth has breathed new life into the race to clone hair. And that may just be the … [Read more...]

PRO BONO PROGRAM RESTORES HAIR AND SELF-ESTEEM IN PATIENTS IN NEED

Dozens of patients suffering hair loss as a result of an accident, trauma or disease helped by International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery’s Operation Restore Program GENEVA, IL – January XX, 2013.  Progressive hair loss at any age can create a cascade of emotions for people.  From feelings of embarrassment to self-consciousness in work or social settings, hair loss … [Read more...]

Stem Cells Offer Promise For Hair Growth

Philadelphia, PA -- Researchers at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine have isolated stem cells responsible for hair follicle growth. The findings, published in the April issue of Nature Biotechnology, may serve as the foundation for new hair loss and skin grafting treatments. Hair grows from cells located at the base of the hair follicle. Hair follicles … [Read more...]

More Young Men Turn To New Hair Restoration Robot

Dr. Wasserbauer leads Robotic Hair Restoration FDA Trial “Where are the latest and greatest strides being made in the science of hair restoration?” The answer is; “Right here at Dr. Wasserbauer’s office!” where we have been approved as one of only two sites for a research study involving robotic hair transplant technology. The Restoration Robotics™ prototype system is an … [Read more...]

Hair Loss Myths and Treatments

If you're a man who is seeing more of your scalp than you'd like, you're not alone. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, two out of three men in this country develop some form of balding. While cutting-edge treatments in the world of hair renewal are still things of the somewhat distant future, treatments such as medications and hair transplantation surgery … [Read more...]

Generic Propecia: Promises and Timelines

Propecia is due to lose patent protection in June of 2013, and many hair loss patients have marked the date on their calendars in anticipation of cheaper prices for this blockbuster drug.  What patients do not realize is that, although a generic may be available even sooner than that, prices may not fall immediately due to the complex laws governing pharmaceutical … [Read more...]

Before & After Hair Transplant Photos – Tacoma, WA

Photos Courtesy of Tacoma, WA Hair Transplant Surgeon Dr. Robert Niedbalski Click on image to view full screen. … [Read more...]

Alopecia Areata – Patchy Hair Loss with a Funny Name

Alopecia areata is an unusual disease; it causes hair loss in patterns that can be distinct, and in patterns that can mimic almost any other pattern of alopecia (hair loss) including androgenetic alopecia (pattern hair loss).  Because of this, most patients have never heard of it and, if they have it, have trouble figuring out what it is.  (A good resource for overall … [Read more...]