What after Hair Transplant?
Dr Bhatti has been invited by the Italian Society of Hair Restoration to deliver a guest lecture on his new hair transplantation techniques
The pain associated with the procedure is one of the greatest fears confronting the potential hair restoration patient and rightfully so since many inexperienced medical men have started to do hair transplants. Therefore it is logical that a patient who has heard painful stories will feel concerned. This is natural and question about discomfort and its control should be discussed with Dr Bhatti prior to surgery.
Dr Bhatti has evolved a special technique which is completely discomfort free.
Surgical hair restoration actually results in less operative discomfort than many other surgical procedures. Most patients, after surgery, state the pain was less than a visit to the dentist’s office. Patients vary greatly in pain tolerance and concern about discomfort.
Discomfort control during a surgical hair restoration procedure is commonly accomplished by:
The selection of premedication and local anesthetic is based on a number of factors including: the physician’s preference, patient’s age and physical condition, medical history, type of procedure, and duration of the procedure.
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