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Old 09-17-2017, 10:04 PM
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Thumbs up Dr Lorenzo (2751 + 2802) 5553 grafts (NW6)

Hi, I have been a long time "lurker" on this site and have followed many Patients through their surgeries and feel I should share my results for future patients.

A short background on me:

I am 47 years old and started losing my hair at the age of 19. I can't say that I took it well. I immediately looked into transplant surgery (this was on 1990) and went for a strip surgery with a doctor named Dr. Matt Levitt. His results were "ok" for the time (I guess), very pluggy but I did get growth. His rates were $35/ graft! Unable to continue to afford Dr. Levitt's rates I looked for another more affordable doctor. I live in Pittsburgh and found a local, Dr. Sunseri, (he was an associate working for Dr. Dominick Brandy). I went for two strip surgeries there resulting in very little yield and thick strip scars. Disillusioned with transplants and thinking I had no donor left I did nothing else with my hair and became a prisoner to wearing a hat. It was only after coming to this site and seeing patient's results that I became interested in trying to fix my situation.


My decision to go to Dr. Lorenzo:

After coming to this site and seeing many Fue results (especially PMA's and Pepperoni's) I started looking into Fue surgerons. Dr. Lorenzo's name seemed to consistently be included when people were naming their list of top surgeons. After researching more about Dr. Lorenzo and finding his Youtube Channel I was immediately interested. Being a NW6 it seemed as though Dr. Lorenzo was/is one of the few surgeons who consistently works with high norwoods and gets good results. I also liked that he has hundreds of transplant patients on his channel and shows very genuine results with his comb throughs. I can't say enough about Dr. Lorenzo and his staff. They are all very professional and very friendly.
The hardest part for me was the language barrier. Dr. Lorenzo, his sister Pilar, and Grace speak perfect English and some of the other girls seem to be learning English and are getting pretty good at speaking it as well.


Surgeries:

I have had three surgeries with Dr. Lorenzo:

August 2015 (2751) grafts in my crown

July 2016 (2802) grafts on top and front

July 2017 (2701) grafts on top (to increase density)

for a total of 8254 grafts but I am only going to show the results from my first two surgeries so far (5553 grafts) since I am only just past two months post op from my third surgery.


I am not going to give a detailed write up of the entire trip since Redcut did an awesome job on his write up and I could not top it. This is the link to Redcut's post:

http://www.hairrestorationnetwork.co...2016-06-a.html
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:23 AM
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Default Before Pics (Crown) 2751 grafts

These are my before pics.
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:25 AM
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:27 AM
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Default 10 Month Pics (2751 grafts)

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Old 09-18-2017, 11:31 AM
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Thanks. Looking forward to seeing the rest. Do you have any data about your donor?

Edit: You made the third post as I was typing. Looks like you are going to have a transformative result.
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:34 AM
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Default Second Surgery (2802 grafts) on top/ front

I had my second surgery with Dr. Lorenzo 11 months after my first. I received 2802 grafts in this surgery in the front and top. Dr. Lorenzo also removed some of the big plugs from the front hairline (some as large as 4 and 5 hair grafts!) and re implanted them back in my midscalp. This was a large area to cover and Dr. Lorenzo wanted to be conservative with my donor so the density was somewhat low from this second surgery.
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:36 AM
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Do you have any info on hair thickness and density in the donor area that was shaved? I don't know if one is able to tell from photos but when I saw the saved area the first thing I thought was "his donor looks really dense."
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:37 AM
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Thanks FML....Yeah....I am posting all my pics now.....I started this thread earlier but it said it had to be approved by a moderator which is why there were no pics posted.....I think I do have the data on my donor that Dr. Lorenzo emailed me.....but I will have to find it.
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:41 AM
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Dr. Lorenzo did say I had dense donor during the surgery and I think he said I had something like 2.61 or 2.67 (hairs per graft?) .....I was relieved to hear my donor was good considering I had such a large area to cover......I think he said my hair thickness was 55 microns which I think is pretty average.
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Old 09-18-2017, 11:43 AM
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These are my top picks before my second surgery of 2802 grafts.
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