Medical Treatment


MEDICAL TREATMENTS

Medical treatments  for hair loss, Androgenic  Alopecia  range from topical to oral medications preparations  that aid hair follicle growth and inhibit the formation of hormones responsible for hair loss. There  are  only two FDA-approved treatments for hair loss :

 

  • Minoxidil solution : in 2% and 5% preparations are available that, when applied on the scalp, produce an increase in blood circulation to the hair follicles stimulating hair growth.
  • Finasteride :  given only to men, is an oral medication that slows the progression of hair loss. Finasteride may also be prescribed in selected   women with pattern hair loss. It is, however, necessary for patient to call  our center for personal consultation appointment with our hair restoration specialist  to know more about  the benefits of these treatments in relation to your hair loss problem.

 

Other treatments available at our center

 

 

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  • Low -Level Laser Therapy (LLLT)  is a highly effective hair rejuvenation treatment process. LLLT increases cellular activity within the hair follicle, and promotes the proliferation of thick ,full and healthy hair.

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  • Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) :Scalp surgeons from Brazil, Drs.Carlos O. Uebel, Porto Alegre reported that treating hair grafts with platelet-derived growth factors obtained from autologous platelet-rich plasma produced a significant increase in growth and density of transplanted follicular units.

In addition ,PRP  in hair transplantation promotes healing and hair growth and  centered in three functional applications:

1.To preserve and enhance hair follicle viability during and after hair transplantation;

2.To promote and enhance tissue repair and healing after hair transplantation; and,

3.To reinvigorate dormant hair follicles and stimulate new hair growth.

 

 

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  • Dr. Julieta Peralta Arambulo  our hair transplant surgeon is one of the clinical investigators of Phase II clinical trial  of   Histogen product called “Hair Stimulating Complex” , the  highly active human derived Wnt proteins and other growth factors  produced  to promote hair growth in male with pattern hair loss or Androgenic Alopecia. She will be  one of the pioneers in the use of  this very promising product .

 

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