• Hair Transplants Abroad, For Some It’s The Answer They’ve Been Looking For!

    Spencer Kobren speaks with a TBT fan from Romania who chose to travel to Turkey to undergo hair transplant surgery with IAHRS accepted member Dr Hakan Doganay. According to the caller, his surgery was “life changing.” This is a compelling segment that you won’t want to miss!

    ‘s The Bald Truth is internationally syndicated through the GFQ Network

  • My Hair Transplant Surgeon Is A Drunk…I Saw It On FaceBook

    Spencer Kobren discusses an email he received from a prospective hair transplant patient who chose to cancel his scheduled surgery after coming across his surgeon’s Facebook page. It would seem that any conscientious professional would realize the potential pitfalls of exposing one’s personal life on social media, and while doctors, like everyone else, are entitled to have fun, is it really prudent to share those personal moments with the world?

    Spencer posed the question, “Would you have surgery with a physician who posts inappropriate images of his social life on FaceBook?”…Listen to what TBT callers had to say.

    ‘s The Bald Truth is internationally syndicated through the GFQ Network

  • Hair Transplants Abroad… Bait And Switch, A Cautionary Tale

    The world is becoming a much smaller place, and traveling to other countries to undergo surgical hair restoration and cosmetic surgery in general has become a very common practice. While there is some great work being done by some highly credentialed surgeons in countries like Turkey, the business of selling surgery overseas can be a treacherous place to navigate for the average patient.

    While the risk of complications exists even in the most capable hands, mitigating the risk my doing your research is always key to ensuring that you have the best possible outcome.

    Alex from London calls the show from his hotel room in Istanbul to discuss his less than ideal experience only days after his surgery which was arranged through a UK medical tourism group.

    Caveat Emptor “Let the buyer beware”

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