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Dr. David Josephitis

Price Range: $10,000+
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Clinic Details

Dr. David Josephitis practiced transplantation skills with some of the most reputable physicians in the US. He has expertise in performing both Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT) method and the complex Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) technique. He is a diplomate at ABHRS and ABIM. In addition to being a member of ISHRS, Josephitis has also performed transplantation surgeries at the ISHRS live workshops. He is also an author of several medical publications and textbook chapters. You can receive surgery from him at Shapiro Medical Group, where the other medical giants - Dr. Ron Shapiro and Dr. Paul Shapiro complements his services the best.

  • Founded:1990
  • Video consultation:No
  • Location:Minneapolis, MN
  • 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.

SMP

$600 per session

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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