(Sachin Mehta, a Mumbai resident narrates his experience at Darling Buds)
7:00 a.m. Showered and washed the top of my bald head with a clean towel as instructed. Being able to use a towel on my head was one of the very few perks of baldness. I wanted to enjoy it while I still could
7:15 a.m. Ate a light breakfast and drove to Dr Bhatti’s Darling Buds Hair Transplant Clinic.
7:45 a.m. Priya Thakur was at the clinic and ready with a tablet of valium (to calm and relax me) as I came in. Nothing like a little valium to take the edge off things.
8:00 a.m. Dr. Bhatti came by and we reviewed where and how he would place my transplanted hair. We agreed that we would focus on using the estimated 1,400 or 1,500 grafts on the front half of my bald palette. This would establish my hairline and give me the most dramatic initial improvement. After all, most people see your face not the back of your head.
In later hair transplant procedures, spaced at least 4 months apart to allow for the healing and growth of the newly transplanted hairs, we would also cover the back of my head. I felt relaxed and in good hands. Continue reading Sachin Mehta narrates his real life experience at DBHTC
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