Medical & Surgical Hair Restoration for Men & Women
Hair restoration is part art, part science. The art is in the look of the outcome, and the skill and aesthetic of the artist is more important than the science of which brush is used on the canvas. Using a plastic surgeon with a highly-trained aesthetic eye can give a more refined, natural and personalized look than you might get in a high-volume facility. We’ve all seen persons with hair transplants done in a “less-than-aesthetic” manner.
At Illume Cosmetic Surgery our Board Certified Plastic Surgeons utilize their technical and aesthetic skills to provide each patient with the most natural result possible. Our plastic surgeons use both Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) and FUT Donor Strip harvesting techniques based on a patients specific needs and conditions.
For Men, FUE harvesting is often preferred, so that they can shave their hair short in the back without worry of a visible scar in the back of the head.
FUE hair transplant is a minor surgical procedure that provides an effective solution for hair loss. FUE donor harvesting allows hair follicles to be extracted directly from the scalp in their naturally occurring groups of one to three hairs without a strip of the scalp having to be surgically removed.
Instead of a scalpel, our plastic surgeons use advanced technology to comfortably extract your own individual hair follicles from the sides and back of your scalp, known as the donor site, and then re-implant them where you are experiencing hair loss. The result is a fuller, natural-looking hairline with no visible scarring. The FUE procedure can be done for both men and women.
To make this procedure accessible to all our patients we provide Financing options.
Call (414) 439-3000 for a cosmetic consultation.
PRP – PLATELET RICH PLASMA – HAIR RESTORATION THERAPY FOR MEN & WOMEN
USES ONLY NATURALLY OCCURRING PLATELETS
ONLY REQUIRES A SMALL BLOOD SAMPLE
CAN BE COMBINED WITH OTHER HAIR LOSS TREATMENTS
PRP therapy process
PRP therapy is a three-step process. Most PRP therapy requires three treatments 4–6 weeks apart.
Maintenance treatments are required every 4–6 months.
Your blood is drawn — typically from your arm — and put into a centrifuge (a machine that spins rapidly to separate fluids of different densities).
After about 10 minutes in the centrifuge, your blood will have separated into in three layers:
red blood cells
The platelet-rich plasma is drawn up into a syringe and then injected into areas of the scalp that need increased hair growth.
Want to learn more about PRP For Hair Loss?
Please visit our procedure information page.