About Hair Transplant
The most natural and permanent way of gaining new hair for the people who experience permanent hair loss is hair transplantation. The first application period of hair transplantation, which started to be applied in Japan in the 1930s for the first time, was during the 1950s in the West. Hair transplantation is an effective and permanent solution for individuals experiencing 'male pattern baldness', a condition also known as androgenetic alopecia. Hair transplantation operation is the transfer of the hair follicles collected from the region where the hair is dense, to the region where the hair loss occurs. Hair transplantation, which is recommended to be done with an experienced surgeon, must be performed by specialist physicians in a fully equipped hospital. Hair transplantation is performed with minimal surgical intervention rather than traditional surgery. However, hair transplantation is also performed for those who experience hair loss due to various diseases and other reasons. Hair loss can happen for any number of reasons, including genetic, medical, psychological and traumatic ones. Both men and women can be affected by pattern baldness. Our facial hair like beard, eyebrows and eyelashes are also at risk. The hair loss problem may hurt the self-image of a person and lead to psychological problems. While in some cases it is only temporary, in most cases hair loss is permanent. It is also irreversible by traditional methods that use medicine. Thankfully there is a solution for baldness
About Hair Transplant
Hair Transplantation is a reliable treatment method that can be applied in order to remove the effects of hair loss problem permanently with a success rate over 95%. Various hair transplantation techniques have been utilized in Turkey for over 40 years. The latest and currently the most efficient technique, a process known as follicular unit extraction (FUE) was developed in the 1990s. The follicular unit extraction (FUE) technique is both extremely refined and widely adapted in Turkey
Hair Transplant Cost in Turkey
Contemporary Turkey is a hotspot for various medical operations necessary to resolve health problems and is a center for medical tourism, welcoming a large number of visitors every year for many medical issues. A significant number of these visitors come to Turkey just for hair transplantation. The reasons they prefer to come to Turkey are myriad, including attractive and competitive offers, expert staff members, amazing facilities in addition to the chance to visit cultural, historical and natural treasures of Turkey.
For many clients, having the operation performed in Turkey is quite cheaper compared to other European or Middle Eastern countries. The cheaper labor costs and the purchasing power of the local currency are some of the reasons that make hair transplantation prices affordable. The opportunity to have the operation, as well as having holiday in Turkey at the same time can also be regarded as an important advantage. The hair transplantation technique preferred by the client can also affect the hair transplantation cost. The costs of follicular unit transplantation (FUT) and follicular unit extraction (FUE), which are the methods used for hair transplantation, vary. In addition, the quality, popularity and surgeon selection of the clinic chosen for hair transplantation will also affect the cost.
Due to a favorable foreign currency exchange rate the hair transplantation prices in Turkey are immensely convenient compared to the prices in the UK, in the US and in Europe, as even after including travel and accommodation costs it is usually about 10 - 20 % of the same operation of perfect quality.
Hair Transplantation Process
Hair transplantation process is a procedure that must be followed carefully from the decision stage to the result stage. Choosing the hair transplantation center and your doctor, where the hair transplantation process will be performed together with you, is the most important point of the process. After choosing the hair transplantation center and your doctor, the next step is selecting the hairline design and having the hair transplant operation that your doctor has planned.
On the day of hair transplantation, the first step is to sterilize the hair transplantation area and apply anesthetics. Then, according to the method used, hair follicles are removed from the donor area and recipient holes are created in the direction of the existing hair. After this the hair follicles are planted at correct angles in the planned area to achieve a natural look.
After the hair transplantation, applications related to the region where the transplant is performed and the healing of the wounds on the skin where the transplantation is performed are carried out. In this process, PRP provides easy healing of wounds and nourishes the hair follicles. Precise maintenance is required for both the donor and the transplant area for 15 days after this process.
During the hair transplant operation sedatives are given under supervision of the anesthesiologist, so no pain is felt. These sedatives are a controlled sedative drug application that creates sleepiness in the patient, which allows the patient to relax and calm down. Although the patient is conscious, there may be temporary memory loss. The sedatives are provided in different types and amounts according to the needs of the patient. These sedatives can also be used safely and effectively with young children. While hair transplantation is performed with minimum pain due to the use of sedation, there is always the option to not to use sedation if the patient prefers so.