Dr. Mark DiStefano, MD


Can lasers promote hair loss restoration?

Top hair transplant surgeons say the simple answer is yes. Low-level laser therapy (LLLT) has been shown in studies to have a positive effect on hair growth. The laser light that is used is in a specific red spectrum wavelength.

No one knows precisely knows why...
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Will stem cell treatments replace hair loss restoration surgery?

Scientists have grown liver, brain and other organ stills using stem cells. Might they use stem cells to regenerate hair growth on the scalp? Right now the only effective way to treat significant hair loss is through hair loss restoration surgery. Currently, there are two methods.

With follicular unit transplant, a...
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Winner announced in first DiStefano laser cap giveaway!

Sometimes the best hair restoration doesn’t involve surgery. As part of a special promotion, DiStefano Hair Loss Restoration Centers has given away a Laser Cap that uses Low Level Laser Therapy to treat hair loss in men and women.

Crystal Dow, from New...
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DiStefano hair loss restoration centers presents the cycles of hair growth.

There is  a proper time for everything. This includes hair growth. You may not realize it but hair grows at different times. In fact, there are three phases: Anagen, Catagen and Telogen phases. After a hair loss restoration procedure, the transplanted hair begins to grow normally...
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Anatomy of a hair follicle. What the best hair restoration surgeon will tell you.

There are some who surmise that transplanting hair micro-surgicallly is simply a matter of removing hairs at the back of the head and installing them in small slits in the scalp as one would do with transplanting, say, a flower.

It’s much more complicated than that. The best way to explain...
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Hair loss restoration surgery is very safe. But it is high stakes since the whole world sees it.

What’s the difference between a great orthopedic surgeon who, say, does joint replacements and the best hair transplant surgeon who does hair loss restoration? An orthopedic surgeon’s joint replacement work doesn’t show. Get a bad hair loss restoration...
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DiStefano Hair Loss Restoration Center’s Top ten reasons for hair loss.

We all lose hair. Lots of it. But hair grows back. When it doesn’t, baldness is the result. At DiStefano Hair Loss Restoration Centers we know that there are many reasons for hair loss. Among males, male pattern baldness is the primary cause. But there are...
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Hair Loss? Much has been gained in the last 30 years.

If you look at innovative, life changing medical treatments in the past few decades, you have to include knee and hip replacements, organ transplants, laparoscopic surgery and mapping of the human genome at the very top. And let’s not forget stem cells.

At DiStefano Hair Loss...
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The secret to great hair transplants? Hiring top hair transplant surgeons

Great hair transplants don’t just happen by accident. They are performed by top hair transplant surgeons. To find a good hair transplant surgeon, it pays to know what to ask. It also pays to know what you’re looking for when it comes...
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Introducing the celebrity hair loss restoration procedure

For decades, microsurgical hair transplants have been performed by either removing a small strip of hair from the back of the scalp, removing the follicles from the strip and transplanting them into the recipient area (called a follicular unit transplant). Or, by removing each hair follicle...
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