Hair Loss

What can be done to treat Hair Loss?

Platelet Rich Plasma(PRP)

Frequently asked questions:

How does Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) work?

  • In Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”), blood is drawn from the patient, and this blood sample is spun down to isolate growth factors. These growth factors are then injected into areas with hair loss, resulting in possible hair growth after multiple treatments.

How long does Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) take to show results?

  • It requires multiple treatments and several months thereafter for results to be seen after Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) treatment.

How long do the results of Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) last?

  • Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) results can last from several months up to years. Patients will likely need maintenance treatments once improvement is noted.

Does  Platelet Rich Plasma (“PRP”) have an expected recovery time or post-procedure downtime?

  • No, although the patient may notice mild swelling and a throbbing sensation of the treatment area.