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Turkey as a leader in hair transplantation


The hair transplantation procedure started in Japan in 1939, World war II had consequences on these techniques to widespread on the rest of the world. In the 1950s in New York dermatology doctor Orentreich started hair transplantation procedures but in contrast to the 2000s this procedure had quite unnatural results. In 1988 in Japan, Dr. Masumi Inaba invented a 1mm punch for hair transplantation that is the origin of today's FUE technique.

In Turkey since 1990s hair transplantation procedures was performed by surgeons with FUT and FUE techniques. Androgenic alopecia is quite spread hair loss cause that affects both men and women. Turkey since 1990’s been quite fast developed hair transplantation sector. Many surgeons had certifications and