- DrT Hair Transplant
- by Dr. Tayfun Oguzoglu
Hair Transplant Surgery Before and After Procedure
Are you planning on getting your hair transplanted? If your reply yes, then this guide is written just for you. In this guide we have put light on some big questions that need crystal clear answers so you know actually what you are to expect from this transplant.
Hair Transplant Surgery Before and After Explained
This surgery is a minimum outpatient invasive process that permits the patient to regain lost hair from new follicles transplant in your head. This treatment involves a procedure where hair follicles from single side of your head known as donor site are removed and transplanted to the recipient or bald site.
Hair Transplant Surgery Before and After Procedures
Transplantation of hair is done in 2 ways. One of FUE and the other is FUT. Below is brief:
FUE or Follicular United Extraction is the more famous transplant procedure of the 2 surgeries. The factor behind this is, it is less invasive and the down-time is almost minimal. In FUE, the surgeon manually harvests each individual hair follicles from the doctor place to the required area. This process is also called as grafting. If done rightly, a uniform and natural look is achieved.
Follicular Unit Transplantation or FUT is the process of the surgeon removing a strip of skin with hair follicles from the doctor area to the recipient place. The skin is divided into little pieces of grafts and one by one implemented into the recipient place.
Right after the 2 or 3 week, the transplanted hair tends to fall out. At times, patients experience hair fall from areas that were not touched during the hair transplant surgery before and after.
By the 6th or 8th week, about 85 percent to ninety-five percent hair will have grown with the hair thickening after every cycle of growth. The growth cycle is approximately every six weeks, depending on the patients health situation. By the sixth month can be the outcome can be seen and by the 12th month the complete final outcome of your treatment can be seen.
Danger of Transplant Treatment
Though hair transplantation is the most lowest medical and less invasive procedure involving any dangerous, still like any other surgery there are some dangerous involved with a hair transplant like reddening, scaring of skin or not the expected outcome. There are possibilities of losing transplanted hair called as shock loss, which is generally in recovering patients.