FUE Instrumentation

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By Sara Wasserbauer, M.D. One of the important aspects of modern FUE techniques is the instrumentation that has evolved to help the surgeon remove grafts efficiently and intact.  NeoGraft is an example of one of these machines that a doctor can use to help remove individual Follicular Units (FUs) from the scalp.  Using a rotating punch (a tiny little metal tube) that … [Read more...]

Regenerative Technology for Hair Restoration with ACell MatriStem

ACell  applied to linear strip wound prior to closure - ACell appears to rebuild damaged tissue so it’s like new again rather than forming the dense, rigid scar tissue that would normally be present.

Regenerative technology is the latest breakthrough innovation in the practice of hair restoration.  An entirely new and unique application of a medical device, called an Extra-Cellular Matrix (ECM), is being used for scar reduction and treatment of hair loss.   ACell Inc, MatriStem© is a specific ECM product, demonstrating excellent results. ECM devices are a … [Read more...]

FUE: Follicualr Unit Extraction – A novel way to move hair

(L) Immediatly after FUE surgery (R) 10 days post op

Hair transplantation has experienced more transformation than most cosmetic surgery subspecialties in the past decades.  Gone are the days of “plugs,” scalp reductions and flaps of hair meant to simulate hairline.  Modern hair restoration is both natural and undetectable and has spawned its own generation of specialist solely dedicated to achieving perfection in this one … [Read more...]