Dr. Steven Phillip Gabel is recognized as a leader in the field of hair restoration treatments. His specialization is in microscopic FUT or follicular unit grafting procedure which offers you stunning results. He is the most experienced surgeon with the Follicular Unit Excision in the Northwest and has been offering his expertise in the field of hair restoration for the last 15 years.
You can choose a comprehensive treatment plan at the Gabel Hair Restoration center in Bend in order to achieve the best results from your hair transplant surgery. Our aim is to offer excellence through each personalized hair restoration treatment. We help to improve the quality of life of our patients.
Good Candidates for Hair Restoration
There are various reasons why people experience hair loss, with the most common reason being androgenic alopecia. This is a genetic hair loss and is caused by hormonal imbalance. The condition can affect both men and women. While men suffering from this condition experience hair loss; women experience hair thinning. It usually begins with the onset of puberty.
Contrary to belief, hair loss does not only affect men; women also struggle with the condition. For almost 50 percent of women who are experiencing hair loss, it began with thinning of hair. Unfortunately for women, hair loss also affects self-confidence in addition to appearance. Dr. Gabel has years of experience to understand how people with hair loss face low self-image and self-confidence. The center is dedicated to offering you the best hair restoration results. You can choose from the following procedures in Bend:
- Male Pattern Hair Loss
- Female Pattern Hair Loss
- Transgender Hair Restoration
- Facial Hair Restoration
- Eyebrow Restoration
- Eyelash Restoration
Surgical Hair Restoration
You can be assured of permanent and beautiful results at the Gabel Hair Restoration Center in Bend. Dr. Gable adopts the FUT or Follicular unit grafting for hair restoration to give you the finest results. The method is based on the principle of transferring hair from a donor site which is rich in healthy hair to a recipient site. The procedures that are used include:
Medical Hair Restoration
In addition to the surgical procedures, you can also choose from a range of nonsurgical procedures at our center for hair restoration. These methods are customized to your specific needs so that you can achieve your goals. We only use FDA approved treatments and medication at our center, and these are preventative where male pattern baldness is concerned. Here are your options when in Bend:
Techniques of Hair Transplant
Modern day hair transplantation is a refined process and Dr. Gabel will transfer hair follicles from a donor site that is rich in healthy hair to the thinning or balding recipient site. Usually, these hairs are taken from the back of your scalp where there is a significant amount of hair. These hair follicles are then transplanted to the thinning or balding area. There are many factors which lead to a successful hair transplant procedure and these include a dense follicular unit and its precise placement. When you consult an experienced surgeon like Dr. Gabel, you can be assured of permanent results that appear natural. Our patients in Bend can choose from these procedures:
- Follicular Unit Graft Preparation
- Graft Placement and Insertion
- Hairline and Crown Design
- High-Density Graft Placement
- Trichophytic Closure Technique
About Bend, OR
Bend is a small city on the Deschutes River in the state of Oregon. It is the principal city of the Bend-Redmond Metropolitan Statistical Area. Bend is located on the eastern edge of the Cascade Range along the Deschutes River. The Ponderosa Pine forest transitions into the high desert and the area features arid land, junipers, sagebrush, and bitterbrush. It was incorporated as a city in 1905 and started as a logging town but today it is known as a gateway for several outdoor sports like mountain biking, hiking, fishing, camping, white water rafting, rock climbing, skiing, golf, and paragliding. In 2015, Men’s Journal ranked Bend as one of The 10 Best Places to Live Now. Bend is also home to the last remaining Blockbuster LLC store in the country. Some of the points of interest in Bend include the Deschutes Historical Museum, High Desert Museum, Trinity Episcopal Church, Old Mill District, and Pine Mountain Observatory. There are many parks in Bend as well including the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, Drake Park, Cascade Lakes Scenic Byway and Mount Bachelor ski area. In the Newberry National Volcanic Monument, stairs lead into the Lava River Cave, a huge lava tube.