Hair transplant surgery Singapore

singapore hair transplant restoration Hair loss not only effects our physical appearance but it affects us emotionally as well. Now science has come up with the method to restore hair and bring back the attractive look by the surgery called Hair Transplant.

Following are the causes of hair loss in men and women are:

-- The Patient having a genetic history of baldness
-- Another cause may be aging.
-- Hormonal changes in the body of the patient.
Fortunately now we have hair transplant surgery which can restore your naturally growing hair for our entire life. Over the past decade the surgery has improved in leaps and bounds giving such naturals effects that even a stylist can't detect that you have undergone a surgery.

Two drugs are available in the medicine market for the treatment of hair loss are Minoxidil and Finasteride. These drugs are quite effective in maintaining and sometimes promoting re-growth of hair lost.

Now days it is only a one day procedure which requires only local anesthesia. Many people are surprised by how little discomfort, if any, they experience during and after surgery.

The Procedure of the Surgery:

In this surgery, after Imagining the scalp of the patient the surgeon takes hair from the back of the head and moves it to the area of hair loss. The hair is taken from hair bearing areas. The Number of sittings and the number of grafts needed depends on the extent of the baldness.

Before the surgery the patient is advised to refrain from using any medicines, or alcohol, which might result in intra-operative bleeding and resultant poor acceptance of the grafts. The patient is also often prescribed pre-operative antibiotic medication to prevent graft infections.

To give more Details about the Surgery One should know that the fringe (back and sides) of hair on a balding scalp is known as donor dominant hair which is the hair that will continue to grow throughout the life of most men. These hair retains its characteristics of growth after it is transplanted to the bald area. Donor dominance of hair from the back region and sides of the head that continues to grow throughout life, is the scientific basis for the success of hair transplantation. In this procedure, individual follicular grafts consisting of 1 to 5 strands of hair are extracted and implanted in the bald area. The surgery lasts for about 6 to 7 hours.

ADVANTAGES OF THE SURGERY:

-- Stitches
-- No linear visible scars.
-- There is Less pain.
-- No numbness at site of donor.
-- There is Less bleeding in the Surgery .

POST-OPERATIVE CARE

No dressings are done over the transplanted area. However the donor area is covered with dressing which is removed after one day. The vulnerable area is shielded from sun for 2 to 3 weeks. Hair wash is started after 4 days & shampoo is done from 5th day onwards but there is no restriction on movement of the patient. He/ she can go to market, watch movie or just do anything else immediately after the surgery.

THE RISKS INVOLVED IN THE SURGERY :

There may be mild swelling in the area of implanted hair which lasts for 4 to 5 days only. The implanted hairs have their own hair cycle in which they fall off in about 2-3 weeks. The same hair follicles start growing after 2 to 3 months and the best results are seen after one year.The transplanted hair follicles do not fall under the effect of male hormones but the patient may require some medicines to stop the hair loss in rest of the area.

Medical hair restoration experts carry out hair transplant procedures in Singapore and elsewhere. As compared to Singapore countries like US, UK, European nations have good treatment facilities but at a higher cost.

For a free treatment quote or medical treatment options email us: contact@medicalsingapore.com or call: 0019208895302 or 00919891497299