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Bernstein Medical News

Dr. Shaver Explains Hidden Breakage

April 24th, 2020

Honored as a top doctor by Schweiger Dermatology Group, Dr. Christine Shaver leads the NYC division of Bernstein Medical where she performs FUE and FUT surgeries daily.

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ISHRS World Congress 2019

December 5th, 2019

Dr. Bernstein and Dr. Shaver recently attended the 27th Annual ISHRS World Congress in Bangkok, Thailand. This five-day conference was held November 13-17, 2019, at the Shangri-La Bangkok Hotel and King Chulalongkorn Memorial Hospital in Bangkok, Thailand, and was attended by nearly 1,000 physicians and their surgical assistants seeking to expand their knowledge of the latest medical and surgical hair restoration therapies.

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Hair Restoration Answers

Is Hair from the Donor Area or Zone Permanent or Will It Thin with Age?

December 4th, 2019

Q: Does donor area hair thin with age? – T.W. A: Hair taken from the donor zone is considered to be permanent and should resist changes related to androgenetic alopecia also known as genetic patterned baldness. In other words, it will not be lost. Through the natural aging process, hair diameters may decrease over time […]

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Hair Restoration Answers

I am an African-American Woman with a Failed Transplant. Should I Have Another Hair Transplant to Correct the First One?

December 4th, 2019

Q: I am an African-American woman who had a unsuccessful hair transplant. Should I have another one? – S ~ Boston, MA A: A common cause of a failed hair transplant in African Americans is the surgeon missing a diagnosis of primary scarring alopecia. In this case the scalp is literally attacking the transplanted hair […]

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Hair Restoration Answers

Will Scalp Laxity Exercises Better Prepare Me for FUT Surgery?

December 4th, 2019

Q: I am preparing for FUT surgery and read about scalp laxity exercises. Will they better prepare me for my hair transplant? – O.U. A: For the majority of patients, there is enough scalp laxity so that exercises are unnecessary. If a patient’s scalp becomes too tight for FUT, we would switch to FUE. On […]

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Dr. Shaver on Causes of Female Hair Loss and Effective Treatments

November 14th, 2019

Dr. Christine Shaver, head of Bernstein Medical’s Manhattan office, has seen complex and varied causes of female hair loss over her career as a dermatologic surgeon. She recently spoke to SheFinds.com about whether women can use minoxidil, a hair loss treatment that is more often recommended for men with genetic thinning. While men and women […]

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