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Conservative Hairline Recreation in a Young Adult Male

Aug 7, 2017

History: This 23-year-old male presents with complaints of hair loss involving the frontal hairline. He has become particularly concerned about the recession that has occurred bilaterally. His family history is unhelpful for predicting future loss, as he is adopted. He is concerned about future losses as well as improving his current appearance. Physical Examination:  This…

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FUT Hair Transplant Case Study – 1849 Grafts at 9 Month Follow Up

Jul 23, 2017

History: This patient is a pleasant 29 year old male who experienced thinning of his fronto-temporal hairline since the age of 20. He is generally very healthy, with no medical history or previous surgeries. He has become progressively more and more pre-occupied with his hair loss as it has affected his self-esteem, limiting his social…

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Patient Case Study 1594 Follicular Units

Jan 13, 2017

This patient is a 36 year old male with loss of definition of the frontal hairline as well as frontal forelock density. Our plan was to recreate a delicate, healthy appearing hairline that will stand the test of time as he continues to lose subsequent hair due to MPHL. His FU grafts were harvested by…

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Dr. Carman Recognized For Contribution As ABHRS Oral Examiner

Dec 21, 2016

Dr Carman was recognized by The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) for his ongoing role as an examiner for the board. The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery is internationally recognized as the only board certification focusing on hair restoration surgery for physicians worldwide. Every surgeon that is recognized as a Diplomate has…

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Patient Case Study – 3500 Grafts

Nov 26, 2016

The patient above had two FUT strip harvest hair transplant sessions totaling 3511 grafts. He had 1437 follicular unit grafts and 2074 double follicular unit grafts. Results such as this can occur only with multiple sessions. The major reason for this is that grafts can only be placed within a certain proximity to the adjacent grafts…

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Dr Carman Elected to ABHRS Board of Directors

Nov 24, 2016

La Jolla Hair Restoration is proud to announce that Dr Timothy Carman has been elected to serve on The Board of Directors of The American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS) for a three year term beginning January 2016. Dr Carman  accepts the offer with great humility, and looks forward to the opportunity to support…

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Case Study – 1447 Grafts – One Session

Aug 18, 2016

This patient presented with loss of his frontal hair line and bilateral recessions (Norwood Class III Hair Loss). We transplanted 1477 total FU grafts, which is shown here in the last photos in this series at 18 months following his procedure. Post operative photos from post op day 1 are shown as well. As can…

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ISHRS 2015 Annual Meeting

Sep 11, 2015

At their annual meeting held this year in Chicago, Illinois the ISHRS continued their mission to improve the quality and consistency of Practice Standards and Techniques used by hair restoration surgeons who are members of this Society which sets the standard of care for Academics and Professionalism in the field of hair transplant surgery. Dr…

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Marketing vs Proven Results

Jul 15, 2015

In today’s world it has become increasingly difficult for hair loss sufferers to sort through the large amount of information they are presented with regarding both medical and surgical management of both male and female pattern hair loss. These days, buzz words such as “minimally invasive”, “scarless”, often associated with claims of “no down time”,…

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Dr. Carman Elected to The Oral Examination Committee of The ABHRS

Nov 24, 2014

La Jolla Hair Restoration Medical Center is proud to announce that our very own Dr Timothy Carman has been elected to serve a four year term as a sitting member on The Oral Examination Committee of The American Board of Hair Restoration (ABHRS). “It is a great honor to have been asked to serve, and…

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3610 Total FU grafts; 1Yr Post Op Result

Sep 5, 2014

This patient is a 32 YO male who experienced loss of definition of the frontal hairline which is consistent with his fathers pattern. There is no family history nor clinical evidence in this patient of crown thinning. Two procedures of 1601 FU grafts and 1609 FU grafts were performed a year apart, to obtain the…

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