FUE Instrumentation

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...]

What you should know when considering FUE hair transplantation.

What is FUE? Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) is a specific method used to remove donor hair follicles for transplantation. Individual follicular units are extracted one at a time from the back and sides of the scalp leaving tiny round scars about 1mm around. Follicular Units may be extracted using a variety of incision techniques including manual, power assisted and … [Read more...]

The Truth About Neograft.

by Dr. Dan McGrath, Diplomate, American Board of Hair Restoration Surgeons Austin, TX: There have been many wonderful innovations in the field of hair transplantation in the past twenty years, and some not so wonderful. In recent years there has been a tremendous amount of buzz in the hair transplant industry about a procedure known as Follicular Unit Extraction. … [Read more...]

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

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...]