Hair Transplantation in Cosmetic Dermatology is a fully illustrated reference book that provides a state-of-the-art overview to all aspects of hair transplantation. Using a combination of written text, color photographs, and tables, eleven leading physicians and practitioners in the field discuss the latest surgical procedures to restore a natural-looking frame of hair to the face. This volume is an indispensable reference for dermatologists, practitioners, and residents, providing an extensive coverage of the latest procedures and instruments in hair restoration surgery, techniques for follicular unit extraction, Cicatricial alopecia, and eyelash transplantation.
About the Author
Dr Marc R. Avram is Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Weill Medical College at Cornell Medical School. He is currently Chief of Dermatology at Long Island College Hospital, New York and the President of the International Society of Cosmetic and Laser Surgeons (ISCLS). Dr Avram is the lead author of Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology (2007) and has given more than 200 invited medical lectures on surgical techniques.
Table of Contents
1. The consult, preoperative period, instrumentation and anesthesia set-up and post-operative period Marc R. Avram and Nicole E. Rogers; 2. Medications and hair transplantation Dow Stough; 3. The donor area Francisco Jiménez; 4. Follicular unit extraction James A. Harris; 5. Frontal hairline design William M. Parsley; 6. Corrective hair transplantation Marc R. Avram; 7. Cicatricial alopecia Nina Otberg, Andreas Finner, and Jerry Shapiro; 8. Eyelash transplantation Alan J. Bauman; 9. Emergency preparedness in hair restoration surgery Carlos J. Puig; 10. Technology in hair transplantation Nicole E. Rogers and Marc R. Avram; Glossary.