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How safe and effective is a hair transplant?

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Dr. Rohit Batra


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Posted on Fri, 4 Jan 2013 in Skin Hair and Nails
Question: For Hair Transplant, I have visited most of the clinic, however not able to take decision, where i should do the treatment. Lots of inputs.. Could you please someone take me out from this confusion.

1 Clinic is telling they will do PRP and hair transplant and take 1.5, I am ready but not sure whether they are capable. Please. And is PRP is really working ???

I am in Bangalore, please advise me where should i go. I visited Dr. Venkatram as well..

How is Hairline International Clinic.

Anyone please advise, I will be grateful
Answered by Dr. Rohit Batra 25 hours later
Thanks for your query.

Hair Transplant is a specialized procedure and also an expensive one. The results depend upon the treating surgeon. You should opt for a surgeon who has vast experience and photographs of previous cases treated by him. PRP alone has no use but is done with hair transplantation to enhance the effect.

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Follow up: Dr. Rohit Batra 2 hours later
Thank you so much for the answer Dr XXXXXXX

In an ambiguity to select the doctor after reading all the blogs. Whether i should go for Dr. Venkatram Or HairLine Clinic (Dr Dinesh). Could you please advise the name. Or else any other option. Or please advise, how should I chose the doctor. Please advise.. I am not able to take decision. (I visited both of them and showed so many photos with past experience). Please advise if you would like me to call. I hope you will save me & my life with your decision.
Answered by Dr. Rohit Batra 7 hours later
Thanks for your follow up query.
Dr. Venkatraman Mysore is a better option.
He is one of the earliest dermatologist in india who started hair transplantation. He has been training many dermatologists under him for transplantation. U can take my reference if u wish.
Dr Rohit Batra
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