Repair Videos

Hair Transplant Repair-The Emotional Journey of A Patient

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This video follows the emotional journey of a hair transplant repair patient; what he underwent during his research for a better hair transplantation. The travail of a hair loss victim is something that is seldom addressed by the providers of hair transplantation and by those who are close to the patient. Emotional turmoil is definitely at play in the mind of a hair transplant patient when they begin to consider and research the hair transplant procedure and will persist to the time of the surgery and in the immediate periods after the surgery before the seeing the results. Even if […]

Baldness And Scarring After Strip Surgery – A Cautionary Tale

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This video shares the story of a patient who underwent a hair transplant using the traditional strip surgery approach. The clinic which performed it used 1,800 grafts. Unfortunately, that clinic’s strip method did not help his hair loss. He is unhappy with how hairline turned out, the baldness that remained on his head and the scarring. Worse, the strip mining approach decimated his follicles, leaving him with not enough head hair to fix or undergo another traditional strip procedure. He turned to Dr. Umar for help. Have more questions about reliable hair transplant options? Contact Dr. Umar for a free […]

Strip Transplant Repaired Using Beard and Body Hair

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This patient turned to Dr. Umar in desperation, after multiple failed hair transplant surgeries done elsewhere left him with extensive scarring, plugging and even more severe baldness. He had turned to using a toupee, but hated how obvious it was. He wanted a natural hairline to disguise part of the hairpiece, and he wanted his baldness reduced and his scars hidden. Using body hair transplant, Dr. Umar used the patient’s chest, stomach, and beard hair to accomplish a superior and natural looking repair. He was yet another patient who had given up hope before discovering Dr. Umar’s expertise with body […]

Bad Hair Restoration Result Repair Using BHT – FUE: Body Hair Transplantation

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In this example, Dr Sanusi Umar uses Body hair to head transplantation ( Body hair transplant ) to repair the head of a patient who has sustained damage from poor or bad hair surgeries performed years ago at other clinics. Some of these surgeries could be characterised as botched. The procedure is commonly called Body Hair Transplantation (BHT). This is an option for severely bald individuals or those that are donor depleted until hair cloning cell based hair multiplication technology becomes available in the future. Learn more about BHT and hair loss here.

Hairline Softened Using Leg Hair and Follicular Unit Extraction

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Watch the first well-documented case of a patient having his hairline softened with transplants of hair from his leg in this video. The patient turned to Dr. Umar after multiple failed transplant efforts were done at other clinics using outdated techniques. The result was an unnatural, harsh hairline. Using advanced FUE hair transplant, in 2006. Dr. Umar grafted 1,000 hairs from the man’s leg to his head to create a natural, subtle look. Need options for your severe hair loss issue? Contact Dr. Umar for a free online consultation today.

Hair Transplant Strip Surgery Scar Repair Using FUE-BHT

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This video presents a hair transplant repair: a solution to strip scars that have resulted from previous strip surgery methods of hair transplantation. Dr. Sanusi Umar uses his innovative Single Follicle Extraction and Transfer (SFET) procedure as a form of Body Hair Transplantation (BHT) to transplant beard hair into two strip scars to successfully improve the appearance of the scar. The patient had undergone prior strip type surgical hair restoration at two separate clinics that left him with two strip scars in the back and sides of his head.

Worst Hair Transplant Result Repair Using FUE & BHT with Beard & Body Hair – Part 2 of 3

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Dr. Umar repairs the worst case of bad hair surgical outcomes from prior procedures a patient underwent at other clinics. Some experts have considered this case the most extreme of poor hair surgical outcomes of note today. Many would understandably consider the patient’s prior condition as evidence of botched surgeries and even surgical disasters. Patients in this situation had to settle for ill fitting usage of hairpieces(aka wigs, toupee). These procedures were commonly performed decades ago by clinics of the day when better options for hair restorations were yet to be developed. Disfigurement and scarring resulting from these antiquated techniques […]

Dr. Umar Repairs Hair Transplant Once Considered Hopeless to Fix

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This video shows a patient who had a hair transplant repair done by Dr. Umar. His repair work was done by using solely body and beard hair. His unfortunate hair surgery outcome resulted from multiple old fashioned and traditional hair surgeries, and thus the patient was left with extensive scarring, decimated head donor, plugging and advanced baldness. Consequently, his only option was to resort to wearing a hair piece, also known as a wig or toupee. However, his receded temple points and the absence of the hairline made the hairpiece noticeably obvious. He wanted a natural hairline to precede the […]

Hair Transplant Repair With Follicular Unit Extraction Using Body Hair

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This hair transplant repair patient came to Dr. Umar as a desperate last resort, seeking a remedy to his catastrophic hair loss. Due to previous use of the strip harvesting method elsewhere, he did not have enough donor hair available on his scalp to use. In three sessions conducted six months apart, Dr. Umar pulled off a miracle. Using follicular unit extraction, he transplanted 15,000 grafts from the patient’s chest, stomach and shoulders, 6,000 grafts from his beard and 1,000 grafts from his scalp to create a completely new head of hair dense enough to sport a short haircut. The […]

Hair Transplant Juri Flap Correction by Follicular Unit Extraction

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The Juri flap is a hair transplant procedure specifically for hairline recession. Also known as temporoparieto-occipital flap surgery, this method of hair restoration surgery is old and outdated compared to modern methods like follicular unit extraction. It relocates a large rectangular strip of dense, growing hair from the area behind each ear to cover the hairline. However, there are several aesthetic downfalls of this procedure. Oftentimes the hairline is too straight, with hair angled in the wrong direction, abnormal temple points and, apparent scarring. Worse, as balding continues, it leaves an obvious gap in the hair growth that becomes more and more […]