Hair Transplant Story in Turkey

This young man went to a hair transplant in Turkey a year ago and shares his experience of his reulsts. The clinic promised him a certain amounts of grafts, PRP, a nice hotel and many other things that didn’t happen. His main takeaway is “Do Your Research”. The ISHRS is a global non-profit whose core purpose is to improve the …

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He was promised 2,500 grafts- He got 230 at most

In this video, a patient from Guatemala recentlyvisited Dra. Schambach for a hair transplant repair. He had gotten a hair transplant two years earlier in another clinic in Guatemala. He realized before it was too late once he was undergoing the procedure that something was not right. When he went to the clinic for his first consultation before the surgery, …

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Beware of clinics Where no doctor is present

A patient of Dr. Francisco Jimenez, ISHRS President, shares his experience of traveling to Turkey for a hair transplant after seeing advertisements in Spain for low cost hair transplants. Listen to his story as he shares his experience and the fact that he never saw a doctor. He doesn’t even know who performed his surgery. Now, he is getting a …

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Botched Beard Hair Transplant & Repair

In 2017, this patient traveled to the Medicana hospital in Istanbul for a beard transplant. His experience was disastrous. It has taken him a lot of time, cost, and pain to fix the near irreparable damage that – for a time – he believed had permanently ruined his face. He booked his procedure through a travel medical agency; through them, …

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What Happens When a Cheap Hair Transplant Goes Wrong

This case study was presented by Dr. Konstantinos Anastassakis MD, PhDHead & Neck Surgeon, ISHRS Member, Diplomate and Member to the Board of Directors ABHRS, President  of the Hellenic Association of Hair Restoration Surgery HAHRS/ELAMAT. This patient’s case is unfortunately a too common one. A young man was desperately seeking to improve his hair appearance by a surgical hair restoration …

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