Hair loss can occur as a result of aging, heredity, medications or an underlying medical condition. It can affect men and women of all ages, and may leave you with pattern baldness, patchy spots or thinned hair. Most people are troubled by this undesired change to their appearance and may be frustrated that there usually is no cure.
However, there are several treatments that can promote hair growth or hide hair loss. A patient’s best treatment option depends on the location and extent of their hair loss. After an evaluation, Dr. Prystowsky may recommend scalp injections, oral medications, topical medications, laser hair stimulation, or hair restoration surgery. Dr. Prystowsky also offers a red diode laser cap that can be taken home for more regular and convenient use. For hair restoration surgery, Dr. Prystowsky can refer you to a specialist.
After hair restoration surgery some patients may have hair in unwanted places. Dr. Prystowsky can reshape your hairline with her hair removal laser for a more natural look. Each person’s hair loss problem is evaluated on a case by case basis. Often multiple approaches are used at the same time. so it’s important to consult with Dr. Prystowsky to set up a personal treatment plan.