Central & South America
Dr. Jerry Cooley
Jerry E. Cooley, M.D. attracts patients from around the U.S. and internationally due to his reputation for personalized care and ultra-natural results.
Dr. Cooley is a board certified dermatologist and diplomate of the American Board of Hair
Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). He serves on the Board of Governors of the International
Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and is also a board member of the ABHRS.
He is a frequent lecturer at hair transplantation conferences, and has authored numerous
articles and textbook chapters in the field. He was the 2010-2011 President of the ISHRS.
Dr. Cooley's results using AFR.
Dr. Marwan Saifi
Marwan Saifi, MD, is a General Surgeon and a Diplomate of the
American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) and he is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
(ISHRS). He has been performing quality follicular unit hair transplantation since 1995, when he improved the procedure by creating a
device called The Hemostatic Dilater which was patented under his name (Dr. Saifi, United States patent, number 5,797,945 August 25, 1998).
Dr. Saifi's results using AFR.
Dr. Scott Boden
Dr. Scott Boden
earned his Medical Degree from the State University of New York at Buffalo with residency training at the
University of Connecticut and St. Francis Hospital and Medical Center. He served as Clinical
Instructor at the University of Connecticut School of Medicine Department of Surgery. Dr. Boden completed a
preeminent Hair Transplantation Fellowship, accredited by the International Society of Hair Restoration
Surgery. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, one of less than 150
surgeons in the world to have achieved this distinction.
Dr. Larry Shapiro
Dr. Larry Shapiro is a dermotologist specializing in hair transplants who has served South Florida with patients from all around the U.S. and internationally, since 1989 with over 11,000 hair transplant procedures in South Florida. He is a member of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and Phi Beta Kappa and is interested in developing ways to decrease the dormancy period after hair transplants.
Dr. Sean Behnam
Dr. Sean Behnam specializes in the most
advanced hair restoration procedures.
His philosophy of spending "as much as time needed with every patient" and placing his undivided attention
performing hair restoration on only one person a day has enabled him to get great results
that are natural and undetectable. His work has been featured on many TV news networks, and his patients fly from
different cities and states to
experience his individualized approach to hair restoration.
Dr. Behnam is a researcher, innovator, teacher, and artistic leader. He has
modified significant steps in hair restoration surgery for its aesthetic value and has made the process easier
for patients. His intense effort in modifying hair transplant practice has lead to less downtime, minimal to no
swelling after the procedure, minimal scabbing, no bruising, and better patient experience overall. He has seven Southern
California locations. After medical training at OSHU and UCSF-Fresno, Dr. Behnam received training in hair restoration
at the Distefano Hair Restoration Centers.
Dr. Michael Zufelt
Dr. Michael Zufelt
completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University and the University of Utah. He received his medical degree from Western University in California and completed his Emergency Medicine Residency at Midwestern University in Chicago. After practicing as an Emergency Specialist for 13 years, Dr. Zufelt completed a prestigious fellowship in Hair Transplant Surgery. He is a diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS), a diplomate of the American Osteopathic Board of Emergency Medicine and board certified specifically in hair restoration surgery. He has been doing hair transplant surgery since 2004.
Dr. Jeffrey W. Hall
Jeffrey W. Hall, MD
Plastic Surgery & Rejuvenation Center is solely owned by Dr. Jeffrey Hall and Tricia Hall. Dr. Hall, board certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery, has been practicing plastic surgery since 1995 and is a member in good standing with the American Society of Plastic Surgery and other medical associations. He has served as the President of The Austin Plastic Surgery Society and is former Chief of Plastic Surgery for the Seton Medical Network. Dr. Hall has had a long standing interest in hair restoration, and believes in an individualized approach, utilizing hair transplantation, laser hair therapy, medical management, and supplementation to help patients reach their goals. Dr. Hall and Tricia Hall have both personally undergone hair restoration and are very pleased with their results.
Dr. Ronald L. Brown
has been a physician and surgeon for over 30 years. He has been treating women with hormone replacement therapy since completing his residency in 1979, and in the past 10 years has been focused on wellness issues for women and men: nutrition, fitness, supplements, and bio-identical hormone replacement. He now treats his hair-loss patients with Help Hair Shake.
Dr. Edmond I. Griffin
practices in Atlanta at Dermotology Associates of Atlanta PC as a Dermatologic Surgeon, board certified by American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Griffin was invited to join RealSelf in 2011, and has
achieved "Participating Member" status. and is a member of American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS).
Dr. Ryan Welter
works to develop new techniques using stem cells to achieve unparalleled results in hair restoration density. His team of
professionals has been internationally recognized as the new leaders in the field of hair restoration and stem cells therapy.
He is the founder of the New England Center for Hair Restoration From fuller eyebrows to complete scalp hair restoration
procedures, his attention to details and creative technique has lead to unparalleled results. Dr. Welter is board certified,
trained and licensed to perform hair restoration procedures for men and women. He is an accredited DHI Surgical Trainer,
a member of the ISHRS, the DHI Master's Academy, and the DHI Medical Advisory board.
Dr. Ashley R. Curtis
is a member of Dermatology Associates of Atlanta. As a Board Certified Dermatologist, she can help determine the cause
of hair loss and treat with a variety of medical and surgical options. She is Dermatology
Resident Physician and Chief Resident, Wake Forest University Department of Dermatology. She is Diplomate, USMLE and Board Certified in
Dermatology. Her professional memberships include
American Academy of Dermatology,
Women's Dermatologic Society,
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery,
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society.
Dr. Angela Phipps
Dr. Angela Phipps is a Diplomate of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery. Dr. Phipps has degrees in nursing and osteopathic
medicine, with advanced training in otorhinolaryngology facial plastic surgery, family practice residency, hair restoration preceptorship,
aone-year hair restoration fellowship program and began to practice hair restoration surgery full-time in California, Nevada and Utah.
In 2009, Dr. Phipps received her Board Certification in Hair Restoration Surgery - a field in which she chose to practice exclusively.
Dr. Jeffrey Rapaport
Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Rapaport is a Phi Beta Kappa recipient from Emory University and a graduate of the Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia. After internship at Emory, he completed his advanced training residency at Thomas Jefferson University where he served as chief dermatology resident. He is a clinical instructor at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and Chief of Dermatology at Holy Name Hospital.
Dr. Jennifer Martinick
Dr. Martinick, a past Vice President of ISHRS, is the recipient of
the ISHRS Platinum Follicle Award 2003 and she was the Past President of the
Australasian Society of Hair Restoration Surgery 2002-2006. She is the current President of the ISHRS.
Dr. Martinick has clinics throughout Australia and over 35 years experience
in medicine specializing in hair transplant surgery since 1993. She has added
the low anabolic profile to her preop and is the first doctor to introduce
Help Hair shake to Australia. Dr. Martinick CV
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Dr. Peter Hajduk, Hungary
Dr. Hajduk graduated from the Medical faculty of Charles University,
Prague. He is a certified surgeon and orthopeadist. Since the second half of the 1990s., he has been
performing mostly hair transplants. He started with this subject in 1996 in Gallagher Medical
Institute, Philadelphia, where he learned the practicing of the Zonal Grafting method. He has
participated on the development of the follicular grafting method. After he had returned to
Europe, he established two hair transplant facilities in Kosice and Prague. In 2003, he was the
first in central Europe to use the FUE method, namely the FUE-FM method, which significantly
pushes the limits of autotransplantation of hair follicles. He holds licenses and certifications
of the Czech and Slovak medical chambers. He is a member of: The International Society of Hair
Restoration Surgery ( ISHRS), The World Society Interdisciplinary Anti-aging Medicine (WOSIAM),
International Transplantological Society ( ITS) and AACS. A founding member of the Czech and Slovak
Society of Anti-Aging Medicine (CSAAM), ESAAM and ISLT and a honorable member of the Jordan royal
dermatological society. He regularly gives lectures in Jordan, France, Poland, Georgia and
Slovakia. He is the author of 15 lectures on international congresses.
Dr. Patrick Mwamba, Belgium
received his medical degree from the Catholic University of Louvain, Belgium in 1998,
with fellowship participation in general surgery. He worked at the New Hair Institute
in Atlanta and the International Hair Transplant Institute.
He practices the art of total microscopic Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) and is one of the
early developers and pioneers of the minimally invasive Follicular Isolation Technique (FIT),
also known as Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE). He performs both STRIP and FUE, believing them to be .
complementary. He has 11 years of experience with STRIP and about 8 years in FUE.
In 2006, Dr. Mwamba started his own private medical practice, World Hair Transplant
Center in Brussels, Belgium, dedicated exclusively to hair restoration surgery.
See Dr. Mwamba results.
Dr. Zsolt Revesz, Hungary
A cum laude graduate of Semmelweis Medical University, Dr. Revesz' is the head of the plastic surgery department at St. Steven's hospital, Budapest, and is head of Revesz Plastic Surgery Ltd., in the Istenhegyi Private Clinic. He holds board certifications
in General Surgery, Plastic Surgery, and Clinical Oncology. He specializes in aesthetic surgery:
FUE-hair restoration technique;
Breast augmentation, breast reduction, mastopexy;
Face lift - Minimal Acess (MACS), Extended (SMAS);
Rhinoplasty, computer imaging before operations;
Upper and lower eyelids;
Abdominoplasty, liposuction, thigh lift;
Lip augmentation, wrinkle correction with dermal fillers; and
CO2 Laser Skin Resurfacing.
Dr. Revesz' CV
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Dr. Christian Schmitz, Germany
Christian Schmitz is board certified Plastic and Aesthetic surgeon.
He is a graduate of the Heinrich-Heine-University of Düsseldorf Germany.
After completing of a residency in General Surgery he subsequently finished
also the residency training in Plastic and Aesthetic Surgery. He served as
Clinical Instructor and Attending Plastic Surgeon in an academic teaching
Hospital of the Medical School of Hannover, Germany. He is now working in his
private practice in Cologne, Germany, and Director of PureHair©. Christian
Schmitz is member of the German Society of Plastic, Reconstructive and
Aesthetic Surgeons and the German Society for Surgery. He is the first Help Hair
Doc in Germany.
See Schmitz results and news.
Dr. Melike Kulahci, Turkey
Melike Kulahci is the founder and medical director of Transmed, located in Instanbul, Turkey.
She was trained at Instanbul University, where she completed her residency as a faculty member in the Dept of Anesthesiology
and Reanimation until 1993. She was an assistant surgeon from 1988 to 1990 and worked in hair restoration
clinics in the USA and Germany in 1993-1994. Her papers include: In Vivo Follicular Unit Multiplication: Harvesting an Unlimited Donor Supply,
Transmed Graft Preservation Solution. and Scar Concealing without Resulting a New Scar, all presented at the 12th Annual Scientific Meeting by International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery. Vancouver, BC.
She is a member of ESHRS and ISHRS.
Dr. Hassan Nurein,UK
Dr. Hassan Nurein
has General Medical Council Full Registration. His education has included
CCBST- Surgical Royal Colleges of Great Britain and Ireland (Certificate of Completion of Basic Surgical Training),
Diploma in Aesthetic Medicine (UIME, Union Internationale de Medecin Esthetique, Poland and Polish Medical Council accredited),
and Diploma in Dermatology (Glasgow). His memberships include
The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh, Royal College of General Practitioners,
British Association of Cosmetic Doctors, General Medical Council,
British College of Aesthetic Medicine, International Society of Hair Restoration
Surgeons, Polish Association of Aesthetic Doctors, and the British Medical Association.
Irinel Nedelcu, M.D., Romania
Dr. Irinel Nedelcu is a specialist in Dermatology,
and Managing Director of the Clinic of N. Gh. Lupu Hospital, Euro Clinic Bucharest. The private dermatology clinic EURO CLINIC is unique in Romania by its approach in prevention, treatment and care of various hair diseases. Euro Clinic Bucharest branch has been set out from the chain of Euro Clinic surgeries that operate in the USA and Western Europe and specializes in transplantation with own hair.
The know-how comes from similar clinics in Austria, Switzerland and Germany. The medical technique of implant performed is one of the most advanced in the world.
The operational team is formed of three doctors, three assistants and a scientific chemist. A specialized training course is attended annually at the similar clinic in Austria.
The medical team is responsible for the five years of success in hair transplant surgery.
Dr. Peter Johannes Nyberg, Switzerland
Spezialarzt für Haartransplantation. Diploma: Spezialarzt FMH für ORL, Kopf- und Gesichtschirurgie; Plastische Chirurgie an der Clinique Cécil in Lausanne; Klinik für ORL, Kopf- und Gesichtschirurgie, Universitätsspital Zürich; Unfall- und Verbrennungschirurgie, Universitätsspital Zürich; Neurochirurgie, Universitätsspital Zürich; Medizinstudium und Promotion zum Dr. med. an der Universität Züric
Seit 2002 Zusammenarbeit mit der Haarsprechstunde der dermatologischen Universitätsklinik in Zürich (Referenzspezialist für Haartransplantationen und Skalpchirurgie); Seit 1986 eigene Spezialarztpraxis in der Stadt Zürich
Dr. Tayfun Oguzoglu, Turkey
did his PhD in 1990 at the Gazi University in Ankara. Since 1996, he has performed more than 7,000 surgeries and thus he is one of the leading specialists in this field in Turkey.
Since 2005, he uses modern FUE technique which makes it possible to transplant large areas, without leaving scars.
Dr. Oguzoglu is a member of the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) since 2007 and takes part each year in conferences they hold. He also attends in their training sessions as a trainer.
Since 2010 he has been working in the hair clinic of the Medistate Hospital in Istanbul.
Dr. David Zakarias, Hungary
is the head of the hair and plastic surgery at the Hair-Aesthetic Clinic Ltd, Budapest. The clinic applies in practice the SafeSystem (FUE2) hair transplant procedure, patented in the United States of America, as the innovation partner of HSC Colorado. In the frame of our continuous professional cooperation Dr. James Harris, one of the best-known hair transplant specialists of the world is supporting his work. The clinic staff were the first in Europe to be trained to use the SAFE System which is the most recent technique of hair transplantation, and of course during the treatments the clinic apply successfully the Help Hair protein shake.
Dr. Juan Couto, Spain
is the owner of FUE Expert Clinic in Madrid. Diplomado en Medicina y Cirugia por el Instituto de Ciencias medicas de La Habana - Cuba en 1985, es
Especialista en Traumatologia, Cirugia Plastica y Master en Medicina Estetica. Desarrollo sus conocimientos y
habilidates en Transplantes Capilares a partir de 1992 en U.S.A. done residio por dos decades, tomando experiencia en
estancias con numerosos cirujanos de renombre internacional y participando en courso, talleres practicos,
congresos, jomadas y encuentros scientificos.
Dr. Asim Shahmalak, UK
Dr. Shahmalak runs one of Britain's most successful and best known hair transplant clinics.
He has treated a number of high-profile industry leaders and celebrities. He began his career as a general surgeon in Ireland in 1990, has been a member of the
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland since 1995. He joined the National Health Service as a specialist doctor in general surgery in 2001, practising until 2011
when he dedicated himself full-time to private hair transplant surgery at his own Crown Clinic near to Manchester Airport and in Harley Street, London and Slievemore Clinic, Dublin.
He has appeared on a number of television and radio programmes talking about his techniques and demonstrating his surgery and
has written about hair restoration for a number of media publications in addition to his blog on the Huffington Post.
Dr. Luigi Catania, Italy
Luigi Catania, MD.
Dr. Louis Catania, a plastic surgeon in Rome for more than 35 years, is a specialist and primary id. in general surgery and cardiac surgury and,
a member of CRPUB.org and the Italian Society of Aesthetic Surgery. He is a consulting surgeon at private institutions and an opinion
leaders and product specialist in the field of aesthetic medicine and plastic surgery.
He regularly participates as a speaker at major national and international conferences. He has conducted and directed master classes and training.
Dr. Patricia Cahuzac, UK
Dr. Cahuzac is a medical doctor qualified in dermatology. Along with her highly trained staff she has exclusively practised Hair Transplant surgery for the last 16 years in a clinic devoted to this in the very centre of Paris near the Champs ElysŽes. She is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery as well as the Institute of Trichologists in London.
Central & South America
Dr. Manuel Benavides, Bolivia
Manuel Benavides, MD
Único médico en Bolivia avalado por la I.S.H.R.S. (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery). Especializado en Microtransplante Capilar con más de 500 cirugías realizadas
Dr. Tamaño Letra, Colombia
Juan David Londoño Villa, MD
graduated as Medical Doctor and Surgeon in the School of Medicine of the University of Antioquia with Specialization in Plastic, Maxillofacial and Hand Surgery, in the University of Antioquia.
Dr. Londoño acquired his surgical training in reconstructive surgery at the University Hospital San Vicente de Paul and the Leon XIII Clínic of the Social Security Institute of Medellín.
Dr. Ricardo Lemos, Brazil
Dr. Lemos is a graduate of the University of Sao Paulo School of Medicine (1985). He received the "Professor
Edmundo Vasconcelos Award" for being the best student in the Class of 1985. He subsequently completed two
residence programs in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at the Clinical Hospital of the University of
Sao Paulo School of Medicine. Dr. Lemos is a member of the Brazilian Society of Plastic Surgery, the
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, and the Brazilian Association of Hair Restoration Surgery.
He is tirelessly dedicated to perfecting the art and efficiency in the field of hair restoration surgery,
especially in long hair transplantation.
Dr. Luis Nader, Mexico
Dr. Luis Nader is director of Nader
Medical Hair Restoration Center in Reynosa, Mexico, which is located at the border from McAllen, Texas.
Exclusively dedicated to hair restoration, Dr. Nader performs artistic and natural quality hair transplants,
as well as eyebrow, eyelash, and beard hair restorations, being FUE an important part of his practice.
With more than 10 years of experience in hair restoration, and graduating from one of the top Medical
Schools in Mexico (Universidad de Monterrey), he is constantly looking for better ways to minimize
downtime and accelerate hair growth to achieve faster results. Dr. Nader was the first doctor to
introduce Help Hair shake to Mexico.
Dr. Nader's memberships include the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS),
Texas Cosmetic Surgery Society, and member of the Trichological Society, among others.
Dr. Rajesh Rajput, India
Dr. Rajput is Consultant Hair Restoration Surgeon in Mumbai, India and has an MS in general surgery and a MCh in plastic surgery from Bombay University. He has been a lecturer and/or appointed tutor in plastic surgery, ethiskills, basic surgical skills, and trichology. He has published numerous papers on artificial hair implants and hair restoration techniques, cyclical medicine, and has done pioneer work and research on cyclical medicine for hair loss management, plasma fractionation, non-irritant, biodegradable, electrostatic hair camouflage filaments, adipose-derived stem cells, and platelet lyses and has appeared on national TV on these topics.
Dr. Rajput's memberships include ISHRS, Indian Association of Hair Restoration Surgeons (President), Asian Association of Hair
Restoration Surgeons, Indian Association of Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons, and Association of Plastic Surgeons of India.
Dr. Shuba Dharmana, India
Dr. Shuba is a
dermotologist who has practiced in the UK, and who has relocated to the Hyderabad area of
India. She was a slimming and cosmetic doctor in the UK, working in Livlife Hospitals as a hair transplant & cosmetic dermatologist.
She was trained in aesthetic medicine, dermatology and the rhythmonutrition foundation course in UK. She worked as a
GP and as a slimming doctor at at the UK National Slimming clinics with obesity and obesity related health issues.
Dr. Jino Kim, Korea
Dr. Jino Kim is a board certificated plastic surgeon and ABHRS, practices hair restoration surgery since 2007 in Seoul.
He received his undergraduate degree from the Yon-SeiUniversity in Seoul, Korea with a major in medicine in 1997. After four years of Plastic Surgery residency at Yon-SeiUniversity Graduate School of Medicine, Dr. Kim has been board certified in Plastic Medicine having practiced that specialty for over 4 years. During that time he performed hundreds of facial, and body repairs including the hair transplant restoration.
He is a secretary of KAHPS(Korean Academic Association of Hair Plastic Surgeon), and a director of KHRS(Korean Association of Hair Restoration Surgeon).
He constantly devotes himself in his study to develop the hair transplant method more suitable
for Asian and works as a vehicle to spread and share the Medical techniques between Asia and
Western nations. Ultimately he would be the one making contribution in the standardization
and globalization of the hair transplantation skill.
Dr. Julieta Peralta Arambulo, MD, Phillapines
Dr. Peralta-Arambulo is the Medical Director, Head
Dermatologist, and Hair Transplant Specialist at the M Skin Care and Wellness Institute.
She performs dermatologic and laser surgery and follicular hair transplant surgery.
She is a graduate of the Far Eastern University Nicanor Reyes Medical Foundation,
and completed her Dermatology specialty at the Skin and Cancer Foundation of the Philippines in 1988. She is a board-certified dermatologist, having earned this distinction she became a Diplomate in 1990 and Fellow in 1993 of the Philippine Dermatological Society. She is an International Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and American Academy of Dermatology Association, member of The American College of Phlebology , Asean Dermatological Association ,International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery and Asian
Association of the Hair Restoration Surgery.
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