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So you've decided to do something about your hair loss and believe that having a hair transplant is the answer. Before you undergo such a procedure be sure you've done your homework and checked out several facilities before choosing the right one for you. You'll want to find the best possible place to have your hair restoration go as smoothly as possible with the most satisfying results.
The first step is to learn the latest surgical hair restoration procedures that are available. Improvements are always being made to these techniques to give the most natural looking and long lasting results. You will want to make sure the facility you choose is performing the latest surgical hair restoration procedures, such as follicular unit transplantation, so find out if the facility specializes in this option.
To find a doctor, there are many resources available including the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgeons) and the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). These are good places to start. The ISHRS lists almost every doctor performing surgical hair restoration. Physician members of the ABHRS have a minimum of several years clinical experience in surgical hair restoration and must pass certifying examinations. Look at the websites, etc. of various doctors. Look at their resume, experience, publications and photos.