For all transplants booked through December 31st, we are offering grafts at $3.90/graft.
This is a great, very common, question a recent patient asked. Minoxidil is a widely used medication for hair restoration, but many people may need help understanding how it works or its potential benefits and risks. I want to educate the basics of minoxidil used in combination with microneedling to help you make more informed decisions about your hair restoration options.
Our hair loss consultations involve comprehensive examination and testing to get to the root of the issue. If the cause of your hair loss is unclear to Dr. Gray during your consultation, a biopsy is needed to confirm any suspicions he has. You can’t treat a problem unless you know what the problem is.
Alopecia is a general term, and, despite incorrect usage of the word by many media outlets, is not a specific diagnosis per-se. There are numerous causes for hair loss and it can occur anywhere on the body where hair grows. Some types of alopecia are temporary and can potentially be treated, while others are permanent.
An itchy scalp is a widespread symptom that brings many patients in for a consultation. Itch or pruritus is an uncomfortable tingling or uneasy sensation associated with a desire to scratch. Ranging from mild annoyance to an uncontrollable, disabling condition, scalp itch is a significant and distressing symptom of different cutaneous and systemic diseases. There are many reasons for itching, and details can get confusing, so this information serves as a reference for those struggling with scalp itch and searching for answers. This information was taken from “Scalp Itch: A Systemic Review”.