Category: Hair Restoration
What is The Difference Between Hair Plugs and Hair Transplants?
Posted on April 3, 2023
If you have researched hair restoration, you may have come across the terms “hair plugs” and “hair transplants”. However, what is the difference between these terms, and which technique is best suited for optimal results? Read on to learn more regarding this topic. Hair Transplants Hair transplantation involves moving hair from one area where an […]
How Many Months After a Hair Transplant Do You See Results?
Posted on March 27, 2023
If you have opted to undergo a hair transplant procedure, you may be wondering when you will be able to see the results. Read on to learn more about the hair follicle transplant process, as well as when you expect to see new hair growth. The Hair Follicle Transplant Process Hair restoration is a complex […]
How Do I Choose a Hair Transplant Surgeon?
Posted on March 19, 2023
The decision to undergo hair transplant surgery is a personal one, which means that patients are seeking out only the best to ensure they are confident with their results. When seeking a surgeon to perform hair restoration, it is important that you take the time to research credentials and experience. When choosing a hair transplant […]
Topical Finasteride – effective, but what about the side effects?
Posted on January 17, 2023
In a prior blog, I wrote about the efficacy of topical finasteride. More hair restoration patients are interested in topical finasteride because they heard that the risk or rate of side effects is lower compared to oral finasteride. In terms of the efficacy of topical finasteride, Piraccini et al did a very well-done research study […]
Topical Finasteride – is it effective for hair loss?
Posted on January 3, 2023
Topical finasteride is gaining interest among patients. The oral form of finasteride has been approved by the FDA since 1997 at a dosage of 1 mg daily. Patients feel that it is an easy form of treatment as a daily pill. Additionally, it is probably the most effective drug for hair loss in men. Studies […]
32-Year-Old Transgender has a 2,213 graft hair transplant
Posted on March 11, 2020
A transgender patient had been affected by severe thinning in the frontal hairline due to pattern loss (Alopecia). She consulted with Dr. Gabel to see what could be done to stop the hair loss and improve her hairline. After examining the patient’s scalp, and donor area, Dr. Gabel recommended the Follicular Unit Transplant procedure (Strip […]
Dr. Gabel awarded 2020 Top Doctor Award
Posted on February 10, 2020
Dr. Gabel Awarded 2020 National Castle Connolly Top Doctor Award for the Second Year in a Row Dr. Steven Gabel has been awarded the 2020 National Top Doctor Award from Castle Connolly for Hair Restoration and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. He was given this award also in 2019. In order to be selected for […]
Aileen Ullrich, CMA wins 2019 International Award
Posted on December 28, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand – Dr. Steven Gabel, on behalf of the entire Gabel Hair Restoration staff is proud to announce that the 2019 Distinguished Surgical Assistant Award honoring a surgical assistant with exemplary service and outstanding accomplishments in the field of hair restoration surgery was awarded to the Gabel Center’s Aileen Ullrich, CMA. The ISHRS (International […]
ISHRS begins campaign to stop illegal transplants clinics
Posted on January 17, 2020
The ISHRS marks its 27th year as an organization by showcasing the dangers of having a surgical hair transplant performed by illegal, unlicensed practices or untrained personnel. This campaign is known as the “Fight the Fight” campaign against fraudulent clinics performing illicit surgeries. Dr. Gabel also took the pledge, promising to continue to uphold the […]
Dr. Gabel Attends 2019 ISHRS World Congress in Bangkok
Posted on November 18, 2019
Bangkok, Thailand – Dr. Steven Gabel was a featured faculty speaker at the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery’s (ISHRS) 27th Annual World Congress in Bangkok, Thailand. As a long-time faculty member, Dr. Gabel lectured on several topics including FUE limitations, the topic of ethics, and Advanced Techniques in Hair Restoration to an audience of […]