Hair Loss - Alopesia
Medical and Surgical Dermatology

Hair Loss (Alopecia)

  • Hair loss is a common problem that can affect people at any age. It can be causes by stress, hormonal changes, genetic predisposition, medications or skin conditions, among others.
  • The most common types of hair loss are:
    • Male pattern baldness (androgenic alopecia).
    • Female pattern baldness.
    • Alopecia areata (circular patches of hair loss).
    • Telogen effluvium (temporary hair shedding caused by a specific stressor).

Our treatment approach:
The treatment of hair loss depends on the type, severity and suspected cause. It may involve taking an oral medication, using topical medications or undergoing injections.

Medical treatment:Procedures:
Topical minoxidil (Rogaine)Cortisone injections
FinasterideSkin biopsy
SpironolactoneLaboratory testing
 Platelet Rich Plasma Injections (PRP)