Frequently asked questions by patients looking to restore their hair with a hair transplant.

FAQ

Frequently asked questions by patients looking to restore their hair with a hair transplant.



How long do hair transplants last?

Hair transplant for men provides life-long results if the procedure is made by a high-quality and experienced specialist and if the patient follows the surgeon's post-surgical recommendations.

When to get a hair transplant?

It depends on the health of the patient’s hair. Oftenly a hair transplant is recommended to male patients suffering from alopecia in their early 30s. Younger men might not be good candidates for hair transplant because their hair loss cause may not be determined yet.

How long does a hair transplant take?

Ranges between 5 to 8 hours, depending on the number of grafts being transplanted.

How much is a fue hair transplant?

The cost of a fue hair transplant typically ranges from $2,000 to $16,000 USD. It depends on the city, skill and experience of the surgeon, the number of grafts being transplanted, travel cost among others.

What is the success rate of hair transplant?

In most cases a 97% success rate if all post-care indications are followed.

How much FUE hair transplant cost?

The FUE hair transplant cost depends on the number of grafts transplanted. With an online consultation we’ll be able to estimate the cost of your hair transplant treatment.

How much does 2000 grafts cost?

2,000 grafts cost is around $4,600 USD. It depends on the city, travel cost, skill and experience of the surgeon.

How much does 3000 hair grafts cost?

3,000 grafts cost is around $6,900 USD. It depends on the city, travel cost, skill and experience of the surgeon.

How much does 4000 hair grafts cost?

4,000 grafts cost is around $9,200 USD. It depends on the city, travel cost, skill and experience of the surgeon.

How many sessions do I need for my hair transplant?

For most patients only one hair transplant session is needed, but some patients could benefit from a second session to improve density, definition and the overall look.

Which country is cheapest for hair transplant?

Patients have been traveling to Mexico, India and Turkey for affordable hair transplant. Price comparison chart here.

How much is a fue hair transplant in Mexico?

FUE hair transplant cost ranges from $2,000 to $12,000 USD. It depends on the number of grafts being transplanted, the city, surgeon and travel expenses.

What is the most recommended city to have hair transplants in Mexico?

Tijuana, the proximity to San Diego’s Airport makes it very easy for patients to travel to Tijuana.

How much time off from work do I need?

It depends on your work, if it requires physical effort we usually recommend 2 weeks.

How to remove scabs hair transplant?

Scabs can be removed after 1 week of the hair transplant. Scabs need to be removed very carefully by messaging the scalp and applying a lotion and shampoo that we provide. We also provide video and instructions on how and when to remove the scabs to all our patients.

Should I choose FUT or FUE?

FUT and FUE techniques offer a permanent solution to hair loss problems. A hair transplant specialist will determine which technique is best for you.

How do I set up a consultation?

Request a free online consultation here, we’ll guide you through the entire process.

Am I a candidate for a hair transplant?

It depends on the cause of your hair loss, your age and the stability of your donor area. Dr. Cortez will evaluate and determine if you are a candidate for hair transplant.

What includes the all-inclusive service?

Hair Transplant treatment, after care support, medicines, shampoos, 2 hotel nights, ground transportation from San Diego.

Do you offer online consultations?

Yes, Dr. Cortez will analyze your information and photos to determine if you are a candidate for hair transplant. You can get an online consultationhere.

Do you offer discounts on Hair Transplant procedures?

No. We offer the same price per graft to all our patients.

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We will help with any questions you may have regarding alopecia and hair transplant