Hair Transplant Surgeon: Dr. Ron Shapiro

Hair restoration before and after photos with the use of Propecia

Hair Transplant Sessions: 1
Grafts Implanted: 2917
Total Hairs Transplanted: 5557
Baldness Class: 3A
Surgical Procedure: Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT/Strip)

This hair restoration patient had diffused thinning throughout the top half of his head with persistent frontal forelock hairs. From the front, his loss was difficult to assess but top and side views reveal his hair loss in better detail. Since the patient is in his mid 20’s, Dr. Ron Shapiro took the cautious approach (hairline was not brought down, coverage addressed a large area). And, the patient was made aware of the risks of shock loss and possible future hair transplant work if hair loss progressed.

With his results from SMG and his daily regimen to keep his native hairs, he is absolutely thrilled with the coverage, density and naturalness. If he does lose more, he stated he’d gladly come back to SMG.

We chatted about the effectiveness of the low level laser. He felt the laser along with Propecia worked well to keep his native hairs. The typical 14-15 shed hairs he used to see in the mornings dwindled down to 5-6 hairs. We’re pleased he has not noticed further hair loss progression and that he couldn't be happier with his HT results.

Daily regimen: Propecia, biotin, vitamins & hand held low level laser treatments

Graft/Hair count: 2917 Grafts - 5557 Hairs

1's - 876
2's - 1516
3’s – 451
4’s - 74

Hair transplant before and after photos - Front view
2917 grafts showing before, immediate postoperative, and after photos, viewed from the front.

Hair restoration before and after pictures - Top view by Dr. Ron Shapiro
utilizing 2917 grafts viewed from the top. Displaying before, immediate postoperative, and postoperative photos,

Left views from  and Propecia therapy by Dr. Ron Shapiro
Left side photos using 5557 hair making up 2917 grafts, showing preoperative, immediate postoperative, and postoperative results.

Right side hair transplant before and after result pictures by Dr. Ron Shapiro
Right side result images showing preoperative, immediate postoperative, and postoperative results from 2617 grafts and the use of Propecia.