Common questions and answers about the hair transplant surgery process, details about the techniques, medications involved, and what to expect from the procedure.
What part of the surgery does Dr. Cole perform?
How much pain and swelling will I experience?
What can I do if swelling does occur?
Who will shave my head for the CIT procedure? And what parts will be shaved?
Dr. Cole's trained techs will shave the donor area which consists of the back of the head and over the ears. The recipient area is not usually shaved.
How long will I be in the chair each day?
What about lunch?
We provide sandwiches, chips and juice. You are welcome to bring your own if you prefer. (Our recommended hotels have kitchenettes where you can cook for your self).
Confidentially is very important to me… who will know that I am there?
Only your patient coordinator and Dr. Cole will know you. We try very hard to protect your privacy. Also, the techs once surgery begins. The hotel staff respect our patient's confidentiality, which is just one of the reasons that we recommend them.
Can I get more grafts than I scheduled?