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Dr. Bernardino A. Arocha

Price Range: $10,000+
7.9 MEDIHAIR SCORE
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Clinic Details

Being a hair loss patient himself, Dr. Arocha understands the phycological consequences associated with it. Intending to adopt state-of-the-art techniques and maximize the restoration results, he founded his private facility. At Arocha Hair Restoration Center, there is a range of treatments including FUE, FUT, ARTAS, SMP and LaserCap LCPRO. This enables Dr. Arocho to offer his patients a customized treatment. As of now, he has conducted over 4,000 surgeries and has successfully transplanted around 12,000 follicles. He is affiliated with ABHRS, ISHRS, ASHRS and other prestigious organizations.

  • Video consultation:No
  • Location:Houston, TX
  • Languages:English

Methods and Prices

FUE

Procedure

  • No big scar
  • Minimally-invasive
  • More time-consuming than FUT
  • Head must be completely shaven

Pros and Cons

  • No big scar
  • Minimally-invasive
  • More time-consuming than FUT
  • Head must be completely shaven

Duration & Aftercare

  • 3 - 8 hours depending on the hair loss degree.
  • After the FUE surgery periodic check-up with the doctor are advisable but often not necessary.

FUT (Strip)

Procedure

  • Remove a strip of skin containing the hairs
  • Less time-consuming than FUE
  • Thin scar after method

Pros and Cons

  • Quick transplant method
  • Cheaper than FUE method
  • Thin scar after method
  • Tension pain possible

Duration & Aftercare

  • 3 - 8 hours depending on the hair loss degree.
  • After the FUT surgery a check-up to remove the suture is necessary.

ARTAS

Procedure

  • Robotic method
  • Head must be completely shaven
  • Automatically procedure of hair removing
  • Variation of convetional FUE

Pros and Cons

  • No visible scars
  • Precise graft harvesting
  • Higher costs compared to FUE
  • Sometimes lower growth rate

Duration & Aftercare

  • 3 - 5 hours depending on the hair loss degree.
  • After the ARTAS surgery periodic check-up with the doctor are advisable but often not necessary.

SMP

Procedure

  • It works like a tattoo or permanent makeup
  • Immediate result
  • No need of anesthesia
  • Alternative to hair transplant

Pros and Cons

  • Cheaper than traditional hair transplantat
  • Direct result
  • Very limited in hair length possible
  • Effect temporary

Duration & Aftercare

  • Between 3 and 4 treatment appointments of 2-3 hours each.
  • Periodic check-up are advisable but often not necessary.

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