Bernstein Medical - Center for Hair Restoration

Welcome to our state-of-the-art hair restoration facility located in midtown Manhattan, New York City. Bernstein Medical is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of hair loss in men and women using the most advanced technologies. Hair transplant surgery is performed using Dr. Bernstein’s pioneering Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) and Robotic Follicular Unit Extraction (R-FUE) techniques. Visit our center for a private physician consultation to receive an honest assessment of your hair loss and your best possible treatment options. Consultations »
Dr. Robert M. Bernstein

New York Center for Hair Restoration

Bernstein Medical - Center for Hair Restoration offers the most advanced diagnostic and therapeutic techniques for the treatment of hair loss. The Center is conveniently located in midtown Manhattan, New York City, close to three international airports and major rail hubs. For our international patients, we offer initial evaluations via photo consultations. Learn more »
New York Hair Restoration

Hair Transplantation

All hair transplant procedures performed at Bernstein Medical are based on Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT), a technique Dr. Bernstein pioneered, and Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE), which he introduced into the medical literature with Dr. Rassman. Dr. Bernstein was the first physician on the East Coast to use robotic technology for FUE. He continues to innovate by working with Restoration Robotics, Inc. to refine and improve the ARTAS Robotic System. Learn more about hair transplants »
Hair Transplantation at Bernstein Medical

Patient Information

To help you get started with an evaluation, new patients will find forms and links for your first visit. There are also links and forms for current medical and surgical patients. Our full-time staff is happy to assist you on the phone, online, or in person. We welcome you to Bernstein Medical – Center for Hair Restoration. Visit Patient Information »
Patient Information

Columbia University

Dr. Bernstein is Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the College of Physicians & Surgeons of Columbia University in New York and holds an MBA from Columbia Business School. Dr. Bernstein instructs the residents in general dermatology and in the specialized art of surgical hair restoration. His current research is in robotic hair transplantation. In addition to his own research, Dr. Bernstein assists his colleague, Dr. Angela Christiano, in clinical studies on hair cloning and genetics. Read about Dr. Bernstein »
Robotic Hair Transplantation

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About Dr. Bernstein
Dr. Robert M. BernsteinRobert M. Bernstein, MD, FAAD, ABHRS is Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Columbia University in New York and a world renowned hair transplant surgeon. His landmark medical publications on FUT and FUE have revolutionized hair restoration. Dr. Bernstein is respected for his honest and ethical assessment of a patient's options and keen aesthetic sense in hair transplant design. More »
About Dr. Wolfeld
Dr. WolfeldMichael B. Wolfeld, MD is an attending physician at Lenox Hill Hospital on Manhattan's Upper East Side and is Board Certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. Dr. Wolfeld is nationally published and has lectured extensively on aesthetic surgery. Since joining Bernstein Medical he has trained in the newest technologies in surgical hair restoration including Robotic Follicular Unit Extraction. More »
About Dr. Shah
Dr. Sejal ShahSejal Shah, MD, FAAD is an associate at Bernstein Medical and an assistant attending in Dermatology at St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital Center, an affiliate of the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University. Dr. Shah specializes in hair loss and restoration in women and has initiated clinical trials investigating medical treatments for scarring hair loss. More »
Hair Transplant Video Dr. Bernstein with Oprah & Dr. Oz
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Press Release: Dr. Bernstein Introduces Next Step in Robotic Hair Transplants
Recipient site creation brings the robotic system one step closer to performing critical aspects of a hair transplant.
Recipient Site Creation
Columbia Business Magazine Features Alumnus Dr. Bernstein
Says Dr. Bernstein "revolutionized the field of hair restoration," as he pioneered FUT and robotic hair transplant surgery.
Columbia Business
Bernstein Medical Patient Writes About Female Hair Loss in Cosmo
Patient writes about her struggle with thinning hair, the taboo of women’s hair loss, and ways she attempted to overcome these difficulties.
Thinning Hair Nightmare - Cosmopolitan Magazine - January 2014
Dr. Bernstein Named Inaugural Fellow of ISHRS (FISHRS)
Dr. Bernstein joins the first class of Fellows to the ISHRS, the world's leading organization of professionals in surgical hair restoration.
Fellow of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (FISHRS)
Dr. Bernstein’s Key Contributions to Hair Restoration Outlined in Historical Review
He is credited with introducing the “follicular unit” to hair restoration, the innovation that allowed for a “completely natural-looking hair transplant”.
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Annual Scientific Meeting 2013
Dr. Bernstein was an active participant in the 21st Annual Scientific Meeting of the ISHRS, held in San Francisco in October 2013.
Dr. Bernstein Presenting at the ISHRS 2013

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