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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help you
User :   Need some info on hair transpplant
Doctor :   k
Doctor :   For Administrative and health purposes, Please provide these details -Age: Gender: Occupation: Location: Marital Status: Dependents: Yes/No
User :   age 40 yrs
User :   male
User :   Married
User :   2 children
Doctor :   ok
User :   bangalore
Doctor :   ok
User :   need any more info?
Doctor :   what would u like to know about hair transplant
Doctor :   thats fine
User :   I have some hair still
Doctor :   ok
User :   can you make it thicker or is it for folks who are totally bald
Doctor :   is the hair loss uniform
Doctor :   it is for both
Doctor :   he appropriate treatment depends on the initial cause of hair loss
Doctor :   If hair breakage is the problem, altering hair care practices often helps.
User :   mostly on my forehead and bald patch on the top of my head
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   does the hair loss runs in ur family
User :   yes
Doctor :   The most common surgical treatment is hair transplantation, which transfers grafts of skin and hair from the back of the scalp, where hair growth is full, to areas of baldness or thinning.
Doctor :   r u able to follow
User :   yes
Doctor :   Micrografts and minigrafts are a new modification
Doctor :   As few as one or two hairs are transplanted with each graft (the total number of transplanted grafts depends on the size of the bald area, but can total up to 1,000). This technique provides a more natural hairline but requires more grafts.
User :   you mean these are new techniques
Doctor :   they give better result
Doctor :   micro and mini grafts give better results
User :   are these done in Bangalore?
Doctor :   yes
Doctor :   any doubts?
User :   what will teh post operative time
Doctor :   it depends on the exact of ur hair loss
User :   do i have to wear a cap during that period?
Doctor :   and also the expertise of the trichologist
Doctor :   they would advise u
Doctor :   regarding post op care
Doctor :   when u under go procedure
Doctor :   anything else u want to know about
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   ur welcome
Doctor :   For very good information on hairfall I recommend you to this website
Doctor :   have a nice day
User :   who is the best in this space in bangalore?
Doctor :   You can use the search a doctor/hospital feature on our homepage to find a trichologist in Bangalore. If you wish, we can fix up your appointment with a doctor in your area.
User :   bye for now
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