HAIR TRANSPLANT SPECIALIST
Medication hair restoration treatments
available with ZandifarMD
What medication treatment options are available for me if I am experiencing hair loss?
At ZandifarMD, There are several non-surgical treatments of hair loss. From over the counter supplements to tailor made prescriptions that have been picked just for you and your genetic profile, ZandifarMD can provide you the complete hair loss prevention solution.
We utilize state of the art genetic testing TrichoTest™ to better understand and diagnose what contributes to your personal hair loss. Once we have completed the genetic testing, we then create a plan with the best treatment options available to treat your hair loss.
ZandifarMD is conveniently located in Southern California.
Offering state-of-the-art hair loss treatment and technology both medication
hair loss treatments and hair transplantation. Our hair loss specialists and
hair transplant surgeons offer procedures in Beverly Hills, Santa Monica and
the Greater Los Angeles areas.
Am I a candidate for medication treatments for hair loss?
If you suffer from hair loss or hair thinning then medication may be the first avenue of treatment for you. Some will find that supplements and medication are all that are needed to reverse the signs of hair loss. In others, medication and supplements are combined with hair transplantation to not only get the best results but the prevent further loss in the future.
What are some of the herbal supplements that
can prevent hair loss and promote hair growth?
Biotin is also known as Vitamin B7. This supplement has been shown to increase the strength of the hair follicle and decrease the amount of hair loss.
Ginko Biloba is believed to increase the blood flow to the skin and the scalp and thus improve hair health and strength.
Zinc - As a mineral, zinc significantly contributes to the hair growth cycle. A common presentation of zinc deficiency is hair thinning and hair loss.
Probiotics - It has been theorized that a healthy gut can lead to healthy skin and hair. Certain probiotics have been shown to improve the texture and tone of the skin and strengthen hair follicles.
Saw Palmetto is believed to prevent balding and promote healthy hair growth.
What are some of the prescription
medications available for hair loss?
There are both topical and oral prescription medications that are available to combat hair loss.
Minoxidil - Rogaine® is the best known and most widely tested topical treatment for hair loss. If started early, minoxidil can reverse some of the signs of hair loss.
Spironolactone is a prescription that slows down the production of male hormones. Because of its global effect, it is only used as a hair loss treatment in women who suffer from hair loss.
ORAL MEDICATIONS FOR MALES
Minoxidil can also be taken as an oral medication to prevent and reverse hair loss. Because it is a blood pressure medication, careful evaluation of your health is needed prior to stat of this medication.
Propecia (Finasteride) is a testosterone derivative (DHT) inhibitor which acts on the hair cells to prevent them from thinning and falling when they come in contact to DHT. Because of its effects on the testosterone hormone, there may be some side effects with the use of this medication.
Why choose ZandifarMD?
At ZandifarMD we pride ourselves in providing a boutique, tailor made experience for our patients. We utilized the most experienced staff and the latest technology to give you a natural appearing result.
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