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Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 03-30-2014, 01:14 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 953
Posted By Rhino3
Dr. Konior -- Great Experience

I had a ~2000 graft procedure with Dr. Konior about 3 weeks ago in his Chicago office, and am glad to report that my experience was like many of the Konior experiences shared on this forum --...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 03-08-2014, 08:19 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By Rhino3
Thanks all. These are the responses I was...

Thanks all. These are the responses I was expecting but was just hoping maybe it would be okay. I should mention that under my ski helmet I wear a polyester/spandex bavacla (sp?) that seems like a...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 03-08-2014, 11:40 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 488
Posted By Rhino3
Shoul I Ski 4 Days Post Op???

I had an excellent procedure with Dr. Konior on Tuesday (which I will post more about later), and am now on day 4. I have a great opportunity to go skiing tomorrow and I'm super conflicted about...
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 11-11-2013, 11:06 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Rhino3
Nice -- it looks like you have a strong head of...

Nice -- it looks like you have a strong head of hair overall and could just use some work in the temples. I think if you go to one of the recommended doc's on this site you will definitely notice a...
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 11-11-2013, 09:17 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 998
Posted By Rhino3
I was in a very similar situation and had 2,000...

I was in a very similar situation and had 2,000 grafts placed in my hairline by Dr. Rahal. It was one of the best decisions I've ever made. Results and expectations can vary of course. Without seeing...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-25-2013, 06:48 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 980
Posted By Rhino3
Thanks. That makes sense, although I'd like to...

Thanks. That makes sense, although I'd like to think that the best docs won't transect native hairs during the procedure -- the reason it takes so much longer without shaving is because they're...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-25-2013, 05:29 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 980
Posted By Rhino3
Thanks for the responses. I don't quite...

Thanks for the responses. I don't quite understand how shaving prevents shock loss -- it seems like it just masks any shock loss because there is no hair there to see disappear. If you get a buzz cut...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-24-2013, 11:08 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 980
Posted By Rhino3
Shaving Options and Docs known for crown work

Hello,

Apologies as I'm sure I could find good info on previous threads that might answer my questions, but I'm a little short on time and wanted to make sure to get clear opinions. 2 questions:
...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 01-18-2013, 12:41 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 591
Posted By Rhino3
I think you're fine. A day after having a...

I think you're fine. A day after having a procedure done by Dr. Rahal, I smacked by head HARD against a low angled ceiling on the top floor of the local bed and breakfast in Ottawa, and immediately...
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 01-18-2013, 12:21 AM
Replies: 53
Views: 21,917
Posted By Rhino3
They are the same company. My procedure was done...

They are the same company. My procedure was done in Northern Virginia. Unfortunately I'm not allowed to share my experience any further, but I urge you to read through this thread again, to do your...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-06-2011, 10:40 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 8,335
Posted By Rhino3
Amazing results here, congrats. Shadow of...

Amazing results here, congrats.

Shadow of the Empire State (or anyone else who might be able to answer), you mentioned that the crown is a black hole for grafts. Do you mind explaining why? I've...
Forum: Open Hair Loss Topics 06-06-2011, 06:33 PM
Replies: 198
Views: 50,088
Posted By Rhino3
I'm watching Pardon the Interruption on ESPN...

I'm watching Pardon the Interruption on ESPN right now and Tony K and Michael Wilbon are making fun of Rooney for getting "HAIR PLUGS". HA -- they have no idea about the advancements and are still...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-22-2011, 09:55 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,400
Posted By Rhino3
GotHair, what dosage of DMAE supplements do you...

GotHair, what dosage of DMAE supplements do you take?
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-07-2011, 10:17 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,400
Posted By Rhino3
A 'diatribe' hardly describes my posts, and your...

A 'diatribe' hardly describes my posts, and your response didn't answer my question about other HT recipients' experience with shedding/hair growth after a HT either. Rhino, have you had a HT? If so,...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 02-04-2011, 01:00 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 7,400
Posted By Rhino3
I can't believe you are writing back to back...

I can't believe you are writing back to back diatribes without anyone even responding. While HGH might result in increased hair growth, there are certainly a fair amount of reports that claim...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 01-28-2011, 04:30 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 2,344
Posted By Rhino3
Scabs/Clumps 9 Days Post Op

I am now 9 days post op and still haven't returned to work because of the scabbing/clumping in the recipient area. I work in an office with clients and can't go back looking like this.

I applied...
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 01-23-2011, 12:25 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 10,233
Posted By Rhino3
Congrats! Did he shave at all? What kind of...

Congrats! Did he shave at all? What kind of density did he use?
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 11-20-2010, 08:20 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 5,059
Posted By Rhino3
I'm an objective observer and am trying to choose...

I'm an objective observer and am trying to choose my doc. I think rankings depend on what your needs are -- if you need a mega session then someone like Rahal might be more impressive then others,...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 11-11-2010, 09:30 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,221
Posted By Rhino3
Stamos, what do you mean that SMG gave you an...

Stamos, what do you mean that SMG gave you an ugly haircut? Did they try to give you a good looking trim before the procedure and butchered it, or was it a trim that was supposed to help them during...
Forum: Hair Restoration Results Posted by Patients 10-15-2010, 05:03 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 5,564
Posted By Rhino3
Any updates for us?

Any updates for us?
Forum: Hair Loss Drugs 10-08-2010, 03:46 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 6,244
Posted By Rhino3
I've been told by a prominent HT surgeon who is...

I've been told by a prominent HT surgeon who is recommended on this site that Rogaine cannot claim to work on any area of the head other than the vertex because the trial study that was submitted to...
Forum: Hair Loss Drugs 10-05-2010, 10:14 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,831
Posted By Rhino3
Target offers the same price, and CVS is cheap...

Target offers the same price, and CVS is cheap too -- I forget how much at CVS, but it's comparable.
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 10-05-2010, 06:09 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 6,836
Posted By Rhino3
Yeah -- Tsakalos, what is this truth you speak...

Yeah -- Tsakalos, what is this truth you speak of? What a tease to leave it at that...
Forum: Hair Transplant Experiences and Surgeon Reviews 10-04-2010, 10:20 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 924
Posted By Rhino3
Depends on what you're looking for. Some of the...

Depends on what you're looking for. Some of the best docs won't do mega sessions like you can get from Rahal or Hasson & Wong. I like Ron Shapiro, Bob True, Scott Alexander, and Glenn Charles....
Forum: Open Hair Loss Topics 10-04-2010, 10:15 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,012
Posted By Rhino3
Did the doctor offer you any financing options? I...

Did the doctor offer you any financing options? I got a 1 year 0% interest loan from Care Credit. All I had to do was pay the minimum balance each month, which was around $30. In month 12 I paid the...
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