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. Hybrid Donor Pool – Grafts From the Beard and Scalp The patient underwent three […]

Repairing Multiple Hair Transplant Results 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 (also a physician) 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. Patient’s Background and History […]

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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The patient had undergone prior strip type surgical hair restoration at two separate clinics. These procedures created two strip scars in the back and sides of his head. Although his overall growth from these operations was quite positive, he wanted to wear his hair short. But with the type of length he ultimately wanted, the scars would be quite visible He chose Dr. Umar,  a globally known leader in the transplantation of body hair,  to perform a hair transplant repair procedure.  Since he no longer had enough scalp donor follicles, a body hair transplantation became necessary to achieve the coverage […]

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

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Many treatments for hair loss fall short and in some instance have resulted in disastrous outcomes. This patient tried several treatments for hair loss, which resulted in botched outcomes that worsened his loss of hair, leaving him scarred and deformed. At other clinics, he’d tried the double flap procedure, several scalp reductions, and the “strip harvesting” method. These treatments for hair loss all left the patient with worse results and further loss of hair. The patient presented to Dr. U for hair transplant repair using the body hair transplant technique that he perfected. Because his past surgeries had depleted his head donor […]

Surgery for Repair & Integration of Hair Piece

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This patient came to Dr. U with NW6 level of hair loss. This occurred from an old punch style surgery that did not result in quality growth. This left him still severely bald with multiple excision scars, plugging and a ravaged and depleted donor area. He resorted to wearing a hairpiece. However, the absence of a temple point and a real hairline made the toupee obvious. The patient went to Dr. U (Umar) for a facial hair to head transplant with the additional use of chest hair. His objectives included: natural hairline to border the front of the hairpiece well constructed […]

Worst Case Hair Transplant Repair With FUE Using Body Hair

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In this extreme hair transplant repair case, the patient had lost his head donor after multiple antiquated scalp surgeries at other clinics, which left him still very bald with many disfiguring scars. The procedures included multiple scalp reductions, strip and punch hair transplants with the creation of unnatural plugs in the frontal scalp and hairline. Ridging and pitting developed on his scalp from these procedures.                   His temples and the half of his head was devoid of hair from progression of hair loss as well as the displacement of the area to […]

Hair Transplant Juri Flap Correction by Follicular Unit Extraction

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            Hair Loss Level: This patient’s Juri flap procedure resulted in a very long, linear scar. The hairline result is further characterized by an abnormal recession, overall shape and unnatural hair angles. Background of the case: The patient,  had attempted to restore his hair through a Juri flap procedure several years before seeing Dr. Umar. His hair transplant repair procedure featured here used only 2050 grafts. These follicles were taken from the head and nape using Advanced Follicular Unit Extraction performed with UGraft technology. Flap surgeries are referred to through various other terms such as: Temperoparietal-occipital Juri […]