Understanding Hair Transplant Surgery

August 12, 2020

Understanding Hair Transplant Surgery

Going through a hair transplant is something that might make one anxious. Several doubts occupy the patient’s head. To ease the stress, it can be quite helpful to clear the doubts by consulting your hair transplant surgeon before you go through the procedure. On this page, you will find certain questions that can help you understand the hair transplant procedure better.

How To Prepare Before Surgery?

For a few days preceding the medical procedure, the patient forgoes utilizing any drugs which may result in intraoperative draining. Liquor and smoking or any kind of drugs can add to poor healing and complications during the surgery. Antibiotics after the procedure are regularly endorsed to avert contamination caused at the time of the hair transplant procedure.

During the consultation, the specialist examines the patient’s scalp, talks about the patient’s inclinations and desires, and explains to them the best methodology (for example single versus different sessions) and what results may be expected. Folliscopy before the procedure will help in understanding the real existing thickness of hair so that postoperative consequences of recently transplanted hair unions can be precisely evaluated. A few patients may profit from preoperative topical minoxidil application and nutrients as well.

Do You Need A Hair Transplant Or Hair Replacement?

Hair Transplant: For sufferers of male pattern baldness who have deficient benefactor hair follicles, a transplant isn’t generally an answer that will work. Concerning the methodology, this takes a few hours. An anesthetic will be utilized to numb the scalp and after that strips of hair follicles will be taken, analyzed, and embedded into little entry points made in the scalp.

Hair Replacement: Contrasted with the agonizing hair transplant methodology, utilizing a hair substitution framework gives a new look, regardless of the purpose behind your male pattern baldness. Heredity sparseness, therapeutic issues, chemotherapy, and a large group of different reasons can be managed by the application of a hair substitution framework that has no restrictions with regards to coordinating your very own hair. Pick any shading, style, thickness, surface, or length; your hair framework will come prepared, styled, and prepared to set up. Because of its adaptability and reasonableness, the hair framework has turned out to be prevalent.

What Are The Harvesting Techniques & Which One Will Suit You the Best?

There are different kinds of harvesting techniques used for hair transplantation. All you need to know is which one is the best for you and will give you your desired outcome. Transplant tasks are performed on the patient’s scalp, with gentle sedation and infused local anesthesia. The scalp is shampooed and then treated with an antibacterial specialist before the donor scalp is gathered. There are two main ways to extract donor grafts: strip excision harvesting, and follicular unit extraction.

Strip Harvesting:

In strip harvesting, the surgeon gathers a strip of skin from the back of the scalp, in a region of good hair improvement. The specialist by then uses incredibly minimal little incisions or fine needles to trim the required follicles, placing them in the desired area in a way to propel a useful hair structure.

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE):

FUE can give great results. The advantage of FUE harvesting is that there is no need for huge zones of scalp tissue to be gathered, so there is no straight section point on the back of the head and there is no immediate scar. Since individual follicles are removed, only small, punctate scars remain which are in every way that matters not clear and any post-procedure pain is reduced. As no suture is required, recovery from Micro-Grafting FUE is under 7 days.

What Are The Merits & Demerits Of Hair Transplant?

If there are advantages to a procedure, there are certain limitations and consequences as well. You have to be prepared in any case. The merits and demerits for hair transplant procedure are listed below:

Merits:

  • Enhancement in the look
  • Self-confidence
  • Natural-looking hair
  • Local anesthesia and simple procedure
  • Spontaneous growth

Demerits:

  • Could be expensive
  • Scarring
  • Hair loss at times
  • Chances of infection

What Care To Take Post-Procedure?

The exposed recipient area must be shielded from the sun, and shampooing should be started five days after the procedure. Shampooing should be done carefully to avoid the risk of losing the transplanted hair follicles within the first 7 to 10 days post-procedure.

During the first ten days after the procedure, a segment of the transplanted hairs, unavoidably harmed by their relocation, may drop out. This is known as “shock loss”. After a couple of months, new hair will begin to grow from the transplanted follicles. The patient’s hair will grow and continue thickening through the next six to nine months. Any subsequent baldness is likely going to be simply from untreated areas. A couple of patients use medications to prevent such mishaps, while others plan an ensuing transplant strategy to deal with this result.

Hair Transplant In Pune, Arra Aesthetics

Hair transplantation is a delicate procedure and requires great skill from the specialist who is performing it. It is important that you feel comfortable with the surgeon and can trust them. Any kind of anxiety could affect the results of the procedure. It can be pricey as per the need of the candidate as well. The hair transplant cost is determined by the type of procedure you require, that is, what kind of harvesting technique you will need. Also, the kind of care required, the amount of hair transplanted, and several other factors. Arra Aesthetics renders services for affordable hair transplant costs in Pune and has one of the best cosmetic surgeons, Dr. Vasant Gholave, at your service. He has high success rates and has attained expertise in the area over the years.

About Author

DR. VASANT GHOLAVE (MBBS, MS, MCH)

Dr. Vasant Gholave is an immensely skilled Plastic Surgeon, Hair Transplant Surgeon, and Cosmetic surgeon in Pune. After a strong experience of 21 years, he came up with a cosmetic surgery and cosmetology treatment solution, “Arra Aesthetics”, which not only has the latest technology and treatments but also state-of-the-art infrastructure under one roof. Dr. Vasant always strives for the best results and has the zeal to continuously improve and innovate in his practice of cosmetic and laser surgery.

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