You have reached India from the United States! And now as per the appointment you are in the doctor’s clinic for the procedure you have been looking forward to for the past so many months. You saved for months on end to be able to afford an FUE hair transplant. The mails were very clear that you needed an FUE hair transplant but why is the doctor today convincing you to do a strip procedure instead. Perhaps you did not research the doctor’s practice well enough. Or the consultation before the procedure was not proper. Much against the doctor’s wishes, you refuse the strip procedure and the doctor seems hapless- he calls up a few numbers and some outside technicians reach in a couple of hours’ time and take over- before you can say the word “FUE” your FUE procedure about to begin. You ask the technicians if they are qualified and have a medical licence. They can hardly understand English!
It is a no-brainer to have realised that the doctor is not confident with FUE. But did he not tell you in the many mails you exchanged that he does several! Now it dawns upon you that the high rate he has advertised for FUE is to discourage rather than empower his clients. 50% advance payment has been made and you feel trapped. What do you do? You have spent over USD 3000 on air tickets and stay. Can you refuse the strip procedure or the “Technician FUE”? If you do, will the doctor pay your money back? NO WAY! Continue reading 5 More Tips while Planning your Hair Transplant in India ?
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Hair Transplant is a surgical procedure and is linked to emotions and very often the patient would want to know how long it will take his grafts to grow and he will see a result. Patients are mostly impatient and for a reason. After a period of shedding that starts after 7days after the procedure and continues till 4-6 weeks,…More
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