Hair Transplant

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What is Hair Transplant?

A hair transplant is a surgical procedure used to treat hair loss. It involves moving hair follicles from one part of the body, usually referred to as the “donor site,” to the bald or balding part of the body, known as the “recipient site.” The procedure is commonly used to treat male pattern baldness.

There are primarily two techniques used in hair transplantation:

  1. Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT): This method involves removing a strip of skin from the donor area, usually the back of the head. The strip is then dissected into individual follicular units, which are small groups of hair follicles, and these units are transplanted into the balding area.

  2. Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE): In this technique, individual hair follicles are extracted directly from the scalp rather than removing a strip of skin. Each follicular unit is removed one at a time using a small punch tool. This method is less likely to leave a linear scar and is popular for those who prefer to wear their hair short.

Hair transplants are performed under local anesthesia, and the procedure can take anywhere from a few hours to a full day, depending on the extent of the transplant. Recovery can involve some discomfort, swelling, and scabbing at the transplant sites, but most people can return to work within a few days. The transplanted hair will fall out a few weeks after the surgery, which is normal; new growth will start to appear after a few months. The full results of a hair transplant are typically visible after one year.

Hair Transplant Process

  1. Consultation: An initial consultation to assess your hair loss and determine the best treatment plan.
  2. Preparation: The donor area is prepared, and hair follicles are harvested.
  3. Transplantation: Hair follicles are implanted into the recipient area.
  4. Post-Procedure Care: Guidance on post-transplant care and recovery.

Why Choose Turkey for Your Hair Transplant?

Turkey has emerged as a leading destination for medical tourism, particularly for hair transplantation. This introduction explores why Turkey attracts thousands of international patients seeking high-quality and cost-effective hair restoration solutions.

Cost, Quality, and Expertise: The Turkish Advantage

Turkey offers a compelling blend of affordable prices, high-quality medical services, and experienced surgeons. The cost of hair transplantation in Turkey can be significantly lower than in Western countries, but without compromising on the outcome or the quality of care.

Comparing Hair Transplant Costs: Turkey vs. The World

When compared globally, Turkey’s hair transplant services are not only more affordable but also competitive in terms of technology and success rates. This section would compare the costs and value provided by Turkish clinics against those in the US, UK, and other popular medical tourism destinations.

FUE vs. FUT: Which is Most Popular in Turkey?

In Turkey, FUE Hair Transplant is the most preferred technique due to its less invasive nature and faster recovery times compared to FUT Hair Transplant. Especially Sapphire FUE Hair Transplant technique is the most popular hair transplant technique of recent years.

The Sapphire FUE (Follicular Unit Extraction) hair transplant offers several advantages that make it a compelling choice for those considering hair restoration procedures. Key benefits include:

  1. Minimized Scarring: Sapphire blades are used to create incisions, resulting in smaller, finer cuts compared to traditional steel blades. This leads to less visible scarring, making it a suitable option for people who wear their hair short.
  2. Natural-Looking Results: The precision of sapphire blades allows for incisions that closely mimic the natural direction and angle of hair growth, which enhances the natural appearance of the transplant.
  3. Faster Healing and Recovery: The reduced trauma to the scalp from the finer incisions means that recovery times are typically shorter, with many patients able to resume normal activities quickly.
  4. Minimal Pain and Discomfort: Due to the less invasive nature of the technique, patients generally experience minimal pain and discomfort both during and after the procedure.
  5. Denser Hair Coverage: The ability to make more precise and smaller incisions allows surgeons to transplant hair follicles more densely, leading to thicker hair coverage.
  6. Suitability for Various Hair Types: Sapphire FUE is versatile and can be used on different types of hair, enhancing its appeal to a broad range of patients

Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Terziler

Scheduling a consultation is easy. Contact us via our website or call our clinic to book your appointment. Our friendly staff will assist you in setting up a convenient time for your consultation.

Traveling to Turkey for Hair Transplant

Turkey is easily accessible with numerous international flights. We provide assistance with travel arrangements, including accommodation and transportation, to ensure a hassle-free experience for our international patients.

Most Common FAQs

Yes, the medical materials used in hair transplantation at Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic are disposable. This provides patients with the highest hygiene standards without the risk of infection.

Dr Servet Terziler, the founder of Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic, graduated from medical school in 1991. He has over 30 years of medical experience. He is one of the founders of Turkey’s first aesthetic hospital. This period of experience enables doctors to maximise their technical knowledge and operational skills.

In a hair transplant operation, Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic has a professional team. This team works in a coordinated manner for the successful realisation of the operation. There are 5-6 people in the team on average. This makes the hair transplantation more comfortable and faster.

Yes, Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic provides a guarantee certificate after hair transplantation. Our clinic attaches great importance to patient satisfaction. The comfort and happiness of our patients is our priority at every stage of hair transplantation procedures.

Yes, hair transplantation operations are recorded at Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic. Our guests who have Robotic DHI can even watch the current hair transplantation on the screen in front of them during the operation. The records are used to evaluate the success of the operation, to create a reference for future operations and to facilitate patient follow-up when necessary.

Yes, hair transplants performed at Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic give natural and aesthetic looking results. You will get the best results thanks to our experienced doctor and state-of-the-art technology methods. The most effective method that provides this is the Robotic DHI method.

Generally, it is enough to stay in Istanbul for 2 to 3 days for hair transplantation. Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic offers a comfortable experience in this process and will be with you every step of the way. You will stay in the best hotels in Istanbul and travel with our VIP vehicles.

The number of follicles to be transplanted is determined by the specialists at Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic. This number is planned according to your personal needs and hair density.

Yes, hair transplantation has a season: 4 seasons. Dr Terziler Exclusive Clinic provides appropriate care and guidance to get the best results in every season.

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