Hair thinning or hair loss can be the result of advancing age or medical conditions such as thyroid, vitamin deficiencies, and anemia. Hair loss can also result from treatments such as chemotherapy, or from medications such as those for depression, hormonal imbalance, and hypertension. The best solution for hair thinning and hair loss is…

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prp for hair loss

This 23 year old old male patient wanted hair transplant surgery to restore his quickly receding hairline. During his consultation Dr. Stoller suggested Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP)  combined with laser hair loss therapy as the first course of treatment. The patient was initially disappointed  with Dr. Stoller’s recommendation since his hair loss had become worse over…

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This 24 year old male patient presented advanced Norwood Class 3  hair loss. It is proper medical practice to  be very cautious treating young males experiencing hair loss. Often young men with advanced hair loss are very likely to eventually  have significant hair loss that can progress to Norwood Class 6 or 7. Therefore hair…

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PRP stands for Platelet Rich Plasma.  It is an important part of the newly evolving field of Regenerative Medicine.  Since 1987, Orthopedic Surgeons have been using PRP to promote healing of bones and joints.  It is now accepted as a safe and effective treatment for Regenerative Plastic Surgery, including hair loss and thinning in both…

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This 45 year old  female had history of genetic progressive hair loss.  Because of diffuse thinning throughout the donor area she  was not a surgical candidate for hair  transplantation. Previously she had Platelete Rich Plasma – PRP – treatment by another provider and the experience was painful and achieved no aesthetic result.  Desperate she came to…

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Platelet Rich Plasma PRP Treatment for Hair Loss!   PRP or Platelet Rich Plasma Treatment for Hair Loss is an exciting and promising non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for hair loss conditions*. In a recent study cited in Dermatologic Surgery, physicians in Korea published data supporting the clinical application of PRP…

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There are all sorts of commemorative months. There are some interesting ones such as Stalking Awareness Month, National Frozen Foods Month and National Honey Month. This August is National Hair Loss Awareness month which isn’t so strange: there are 80 million people suffering from hair loss. And, while men are account for a majority it’s…

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 PRP Treatment for Hair Loss is an exciting and promising non-surgical therapeutic option for patients who require stimulation of hair growth for hair loss conditions.  In a recent study cited in  Dermatologic Surgery, physicians in Korea published data supporting the clinical application of PRP in hair restoration. Their research provides support for the clinical application…

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