When Was the ARTAS Robotic System Approved For FUE Hair Transplants?June 1st, 2011
Q: When was the ARTAS robot for FUE approved for use in hair transplantation? — J.B., Jersey City, NJ
A: Restoration Robotics’ ARTAS System for robotic follicular unit harvesting, received 510K clearance by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) on April 14, 2011. The indication is for “harvesting hair follicles from the scalp in men diagnosed with androgenetic alopecia (male pattern hair loss) with black or brown straight hair.”
- How are Recipient Sites Programmed into the ARTAS Robot?
- Will Robotic FUE Reduce the Cost Per Graft for FUE Procedures?
- How Does the ARTAS Robot Avoid Transection of Hair Follicles During Recipient Site Creation?
- Why is Robotic Recipient Site Creation an Advantage?
- How Does the ARTAS Robotic System Make Recipient Sites in a Hair Transplant?
Topic: Robotic FUE
Tags: Androgenetic Alopecia, ARTAS Robot for FUE, Donor Hair Harvesting, Follicular Unit Harvesting, Food & Drug Administration (FDA), FUE, Male Pattern Hair Loss, Robotics in FUE Posted by Robert M. Bernstein M.D. on June 1st, 2011 at 5:06 pm
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