The Hair Loss Dilemma

Written by Sonya G. Zarkhin B.S. Edited by Paul M. Graham D.O. Now that we understand the basics of hair growth from our previous article entitled Hair Care Concepts: The Basics, we can discuss the most important part of hair loss: making the correct diagnoses. In this article, we will discuss normal hair shedding and the different kindsContinue reading “The Hair Loss Dilemma”

Hair Loss: A Common Cause

Sara Wilchowski, PA-C & Dr. Paul M. Graham Hair loss is a very common reason for dermatology visits worldwide, but there is still a lot of confusion surrounding this topic. In this article we will discuss a very common condition called telogen effluvium, as well as touch on the basic hair anatomy and mechanism byContinue reading “Hair Loss: A Common Cause”

Hair Care Concepts: The Basics

Written by Sonya G. Zarkhin B.S. & Paul M. Graham D.O. For many years, men have been the poster boys for hair loss. However, hair loss is not just restricted to men. Many women suffer from hair thinning and in severe cases, complete hair loss. Over the course of this three-part series, we will discuss theContinue reading “Hair Care Concepts: The Basics”

Platelet Rich Plasma: A Novel Hair Loss Therapy

Lacey Elwyn, DO & Paul M. Graham, DO Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a new and exciting treatment option for hair loss currently being offered by many dermatologists across the country. Patients that have failed a variety of treatment options for hair loss are now seeing incredible results with PRP therapy. Historically, hair transplants were seen as the only definitive optionContinue reading “Platelet Rich Plasma: A Novel Hair Loss Therapy”