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Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-19-2018, 08:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
It tends to work out very well for patients. You...

It tends to work out very well for patients. You can really get solid coverage, a good scar, and the ability to then do FUE for any little improvements they patient may desire over the years.
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Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-18-2018, 02:43 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Thank you for the kind words. And very fair...

Thank you for the kind words. And very fair points all around. A patient 5+ years out would be a better example. However, I do believe he has absolutely lost a significant amount of native hair since...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-18-2018, 02:39 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Nicely stated. I spend a lot of time explaining...

Nicely stated. I spend a lot of time explaining this exact same concept to consulting patients. People are often very self-conscious about the crown, but it is almost universally better to do the...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-18-2018, 02:37 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Hi PA, Thank you for the kind words. His...

Hi PA,

Thank you for the kind words. His scar is good; 1-2 mm and easily hidden -- even with shorter hair. I have some pictures of it I can put up as well if people are interested. I definitely...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 01-18-2018, 02:11 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 126
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
KP, I would advise your friend to...

KP,

I would advise your friend to immediately be seen by a doctor in-person.

While some redness and scabbing/flaking around the grafts post-transplant is normal, there are a few concerning...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-17-2018, 01:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 568
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
"What Happens When the Other Hair Falls Out?" |3,200 grafts | Feller & Bloxham

"What happens when the other hair falls out?"

"What will the transplants look like when the native hair falls out?"

These are two very common questions I'm asked by diffusely thinning or...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-14-2018, 12:41 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Thank you for the kind words.

Thank you for the kind words.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-14-2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Indian hair type is a definite "catch 22" in my...

Indian hair type is a definite "catch 22" in my book.

Altogether, patients of Indian-descent are good hair transplant candidates. And this is good news because hair loss, from how it has been...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-09-2018, 03:11 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 402
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
2,700 Graft Hairline and "Corner Closure" | 7 mnths | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham

Today's patient is a male with fairly classic thinning in the hairline/frontal band and "fronto-temporal corners" regions.

Based upon his hair type, pattern and likely progression, I agreed with...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-07-2018, 08:20 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Native hair can play a role depending on how...

Native hair can play a role depending on how prevalent it is before the procedure and how well the doctor is able to worth with/through it.

The key with native hair, in my opinion, is to not...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-07-2018, 08:15 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Good analysis. And thank you for the kind words.

Good analysis. And thank you for the kind words.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-07-2018, 08:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Very nice assessment. Thank you for sharing. I...

Very nice assessment. Thank you for sharing. I think this will help researching patients in the future.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-07-2018, 08:13 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Fair question. Unfortunately many patients don't...

Fair question. Unfortunately many patients don't find out about resources like this forum or high quality video presentations on YouTube until after they actually "take the plunge." I think a lot of...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 01-04-2018, 11:05 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 824
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
HT Expectations vs. Reality | 2,600 Graft HT | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham

From time to time, we see a disconnect between hair transplant "expectations" and the "reality" of modern hair transplant surgery. Most of the time online, it seems like patient expectations were...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 12-22-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Thanks, Spex.

Thanks, Spex.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 12-22-2017, 12:59 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Hairthere, He absolutely does. Worked very...

Hairthere,

He absolutely does. Worked very well for him and happy to be a part of his transformation.

Thanks for viewing and commenting.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 12-18-2017, 06:21 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 491
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
5,200 Graft HT (2 surgeries) | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham, NY, NYC, LI, NJ, PA

One of the most common requests I receive at the office is: "Doc, I want to cover 'everything.'"

In other words, patients want to try and cover from hairline to full crown in one procedure. And...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-17-2017, 11:28 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 317
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
3,000 Graft HT | 12 Months Post-Op | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham | NY, NYC, PA, NJ

Today's case is a male in his 30's with a diffuse and evolving Norwood VI hair loss pattern. We performed a 3,000 graft hair transplant via the FUT technique...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-17-2017, 11:19 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Thanks, Matt. He's very happy and thankfully he...

Thanks, Matt. He's very happy and thankfully he understood the long-term planning required when doing a transplant on a younger patient, and I think this transplant will serve him well for many years...
Forum: Hair Restoration Questions and Answers 11-16-2017, 02:06 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 3,179
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Research, I say the following from the...

Research,

I say the following from the perspective of a medical doctor and not with any intent to stoke the flames of this situation:

Several of those dark patches appear to be necrosis. Even...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-08-2017, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
David and Spex, Thank you for the kind...

David and Spex,

Thank you for the kind words. The patient is very happy with his progress, and even happier to discover that he's really only half way done maturing.

Growth in...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-08-2017, 05:01 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 518
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
2,000 Graft Hairline/Frontal Band HT | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham, NY, NYC, CT,

Today's case is a younger patient who presented with classic "frontal band" thinning. After discussing the patient's long-term best interests, we proceeded with a 2,000 graft (via FUT...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 11-05-2017, 05:35 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 426
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
2,500 Graft Repair of Two HT "Sins" | Feller & Bloxham | Dr. Bloxham, NY, NYC, LI

There are a few cardinal "sins" in the hair transplant field. And while I doubt a standard list of these deadly sins exist, the general consensus is that they include things like: wasting/not...
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 10-27-2017, 09:06 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Forgot and David, Thank you for the kind...

Forgot and David,

Thank you for the kind words.
Forum: Results Posted by Leading Hair Restoration Clinics 10-26-2017, 09:16 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 457
Posted By DrBlakeBloxham
Bad SMP Repaired with 3,103 graft HT | Dr. Bloxham | Feller & Bloxham, NY, NYC

Like many other procedures (http://www.fellermedical.com/education/what-is-a-hair-transplant/) in this field, SMP is a great tool with the potential to help a lot of patients when done correctly by a...
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