Dr. Lindsey 630 graft FUE repair case, McLean VA - BaldTruthTalk.com
+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 1 of 1

Hybrid View

  1. #1
    IAHRS Recommended Hair Transplant Surgeon Dr. Lindsey's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2008
    Location
    McLean, VA
    Posts
    916

    Default Dr. Lindsey 630 graft FUE repair case, McLean VA

    This nice fellow stopped by with a bit of an unusual case. Heís in his mid 20s, and had a cyst taken off his crown a few years ago. He had a wide scar which he then had revisedÖand unfortunately that widened out too. He then had a popularly marketed FUE procedure which really didnít result in much growth, and it appears he lost some significant donor density as seen on preop pictures.

    So this is tough because: 1. He is a poor scar formeróso Iíd not want to do any kind of strip case on him 2. He wears pretty short hair 3. He already has some donor density loss 4. He has a tough scar which is quite visible 5. He already had an unsuccessful FUE (and Iíve posted many times that FUE is more variable than strip), but is it due to the technique associated with the automatic FUE machine or will he get a poor response from FUE done by hand?

    We went over this in good detail and he opted to proceed. I think itís unlikely that weíd deplete his donor region much more with a small FUE session spread over his entire donor area, AND I hope that we can make progress in addressing his scar. Heís an intelligent fellow, considered this option versus doing nothing and chose to proceed.

    Shown are preop pics, donor site pics, you might see some of the big scars from his previous FUE case in the shaved pictures, and postop pics. Also included are day 1 and day 7 pictures. His scar into which we placed the grafts had a good blood supply and Iím hopeful, but only time will tell. He lives in our area, and hopefully will come on and blog his experience and results regardless of the outcome. This is a tough case, but Iím optimistic weíll accomplish something worthwhile.

    Dr. Lindsey McLean VA
    Attached Thumbnails Attached Thumbnails Click image for larger version

Name:	1r.jpg

Size:	74.0 KB
ID:	20372   Click image for larger version

Name:	2r.jpg

Size:	54.9 KB
ID:	20373   Click image for larger version

Name:	3r.jpg

Size:	52.0 KB
ID:	20374   Click image for larger version

Name:	4r.jpg

Size:	43.7 KB
ID:	20375   Click image for larger version

Name:	5r.jpg

Size:	42.6 KB
ID:	20376   Click image for larger version

Name:	6r.jpg

Size:	60.9 KB
ID:	20377   Click image for larger version

Name:	7r.jpg

Size:	79.4 KB
ID:	20378   Click image for larger version

Name:	8r.jpg

Size:	79.9 KB
ID:	20379   Click image for larger version

Name:	9r.jpg

Size:	72.7 KB
ID:	20380   Click image for larger version

Name:	10r.jpg

Size:	77.8 KB
ID:	20381  

    Click image for larger version

Name:	11r.jpg

Size:	64.5 KB
ID:	20382   Click image for larger version

Name:	12r.jpg

Size:	49.6 KB
ID:	20383   Click image for larger version

Name:	13r.jpg

Size:	38.9 KB
ID:	20384   Click image for larger version

Name:	15r.jpg

Size:	50.9 KB
ID:	20385   Click image for larger version

Name:	16r.jpg

Size:	56.7 KB
ID:	20386   Click image for larger version

Name:	17r.jpg

Size:	61.5 KB
ID:	20387  
    William Lindsey, MD
    Member, International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons
    View my IAHRS Profile

Similar Threads

  1. Dr. Lindsey 2400 graft repair case of sparse frontal and mini-grafted crown McLean, V
    By Dr. Lindsey in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-04-2013, 08:41 AM
  2. 1200 graft repair case and scar revision, Dr. Lindsey McLean VA
    By Dr. Lindsey in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 2
    Last Post: 02-13-2013, 06:37 AM
  3. Dr. Lindsey 2000 graft plug and scar repair case McLean VA
    By Dr. Lindsey in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 12-11-2012, 05:47 AM
  4. 1155 graft plug repair case by Dr. Lindsey McLean VA
    By Dr. Lindsey in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-13-2012, 06:33 AM
  5. 3000 graft repair case by Dr. Lindsey McLean VA
    By Dr. Lindsey in forum Hair Transplant Results By IAHRS Recommended Surgeons
    Replies: 0
    Last Post: 03-16-2010, 10:42 AM

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts

» IAHRS

hair transplant surgeons

» The Bald Truth

» Recent Threads

Am I losing my hair?
Yesterday 08:33 PM
Last Post By Mrfantastic
Today 01:38 PM
Frontal region thickened significantly on dut 1.5 mg.
02-13-2017 05:51 AM
Last Post By robincurtz
Today 01:08 PM
Where am I on the norwood scale?
Yesterday 04:14 PM
Last Post By Darkhorse23
Today 08:20 AM