True & Dorin Medical Group Hair Restoration Blog

New Propecia Study Raises Questions

October 17, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Propecia Hair Loss

There is a report in the May 2011 Journal of Sexual Medicine ( on a number of patients who experienced persistent loss of libido and sexual dysfunction long after they had discontinued use of finasteride, also known as Propecia.

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FUT Before & After: 3 Years

October 3, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Before After Fut Hair Transplant

Dr. Dorin treated this patient in 2007 with an FUT totaling 2015 grafts, consisting of 1041 singles, 1049 doubles, and 15 threes.

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FUE Hair Transplant By Dr. Dorin

September 26, 2011 — by Robert True

It’s been 12 months now since Dr. Dorin treated this patient with an frontal FUE session of 1441 grafts. The treatment is fairly well-developed with some slight changes expected in caliber and texture. The patient is considering a second session as there has been some progression since his last treatment but not in the immediate future.

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5-Year Follow Up

September 19, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Hair Loss Hair Transplant Follow Up

It’s been 5 years since this patient started out on his hair restoration journey – he recently followed-up with Dr. True having received 7376 follicular units via FUT and 1071 follicular units via FUE.

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Dr. True To Lead Workshop on FUE at ISHRS Conference

September 6, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Fue Follicular Unit Extraction Dr True Hair Loss

At an upcoming conference of The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery in Anchorage, Alaska, Dr. Robert True will lead a workshop on the technique of follicular unit extraction.

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12-Month Follow Up

August 9, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Balding Fut Hair Transplant Follow Up

This patient presented for a follow-up at the 12 month mark. Dr. Dorin’s restoration consisted of 2355 follicular units, of which 716 singles, 1338 doubles, and 301 threes – 4295 hairs.



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Stress-related Hair Loss

June 14, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Hair Loss Balding Hair Restoration

There are plenty of different causes of hair loss, and one such cause is stress. We’d like to take a moment right now to look at how stress can lead to hair loss and balding.

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Diabetes and Hair Loss

June 10, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Hair Loss Balding Diabetes

There are plenty of causes of hair loss that a person may face, and one of them is diabetes. We’d like to take a moment right now to look at why diabetes causes hair loss and what options are available to dealing with this matter.

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Hair Loss and Cloning

June 5, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Hair Loss Hair Restoration Hair Cloning Hair Multiplication

There are plenty of options for effective hair restoration to help reduce signs of balding. But what role does cloning have in the future of hair restoration? Let’s look at what the future may hold for hair transplants and hair regrowth.

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Hair Regrowth vs. Hair Thickening

June 1, 2011 — by Robert True
Tags: Hair Regrowth Hair Thickening Rogaine Propecia

When it comes to restoring a head of hair, the decision generally comes down between thickening your existing hair growth and undergoing treatments to promote the regrowth of new hair in bald spots. Let’s look at what these two options have to offer.

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