Hair Transplant Surgeons

Practice Name
Saratoga Hair Transplant Center
Address
60 Railroad Place Suite 102, Saratoga Springs, New York, USA, 12866
Telephone
800-281-9198
Fax
518-583-7444
E-mail
Areas of Expertise
All-FU or "combination grafting" hair transplantation; eyebrow hair restoration; trans-gender hair transplantation; female hair restoration; corrective transplant work of old large graft work.
License Number
New York #113164
Education / Medical School
University of Illinois Medical School; M.D. degree 1971
Residency and Felllowship
Wesley Medical Center (Wichita, Kansas) 1st year family practice residency
St. Francis Medical Center (Wichita, Kansas) General surgery residency, one year
University of Wisconsin, 14 months, Family Practice Residency
Board Certification
American Board of Family Practice: Diplomate 1976-2003. Passed examination 4 times.
American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery: Diplomate 1997-present. Passed re-certification exam 2007.
Memberships / Committees
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery:
Member 1994-present
Member Board of Directors: 2003-present
Co-editor of Hair Transplant Forum International 2001-2004.

American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery
Diplomate: 1997-present
Member, Board of Directors: 1997-2006
President: 2004-2005
Chairman of Examination Committee: 1999-2004,

American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery
Associate fellow 1993-present

American Medical Association
Member 1991-present

New York State Medical Society
Member 1981-present
International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons
American Hair Loss Association
Awards
"Platinum Follicle Award" for best research in field of hair restoration surgery: by International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, 1999
"Manfred Lucas Lifetime Achievement Award" 2007. Given periodically by ISHRS for lifetime achievement in hair restoration surgery
Michael Beehner MD
Dr. Michael Beehner has been involved in hair restoration surgery since 1989 and has been full-time in transplanting hair since 1995. He has been a leader in the specialty during the past several years – conducting several important research projects, chairing the Examination Committee for the new American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, serving as co-editor of the Hair Transplant Forum International, the principal journal of hair surgery in the world, lecturing at almost all of the various hair surgery conventions around the world, and authoring two chapters in the latest edition of Hair Transplantation, the principal text in our specialty, edited by Dr. Unger.

News and Updates

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Hair Loss Resources

Hair loss is devastating at any age, and it is important that you first become educated on the cause of your own hair loss before making the decision to have surgical hair restoration. Your first step should always be to see a qualified dermatologist who specializes in hair loss.

Excellent Resources Are:

 

AHLA

The American Hair Loss Association is committed to educating and improving the lives of all those affected by hair loss. It is our goal to create public awareness of this devastating disease of the spirit, and to legitimize hair loss of all forms in the eyes of our medical community, the media and society as a whole.

Visit: americanhairloss.org

IAHRS.ORG

The International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons is a consumer organization that selectively screens  skilled and ethical hair transplant surgeons. The IAHRS does not offer an open membership policy to doctors  practicing hair transplantation, and is the only group that recognizes that all  surgeons are not equal in their skill and technique. Its elite membership seeks to represent the best in the discipline, the true leaders in the field of surgical hair restoration.

 Visit: www.iahrs.org

Info Center

The IAHRS Hair Transplant and Hair Loss Info center contains the most in depth answers regarding typical and not so typical hair transplant and hair loss questions. Contributing editors of the Info Center are members of the elite consumer hair transplant organization, The International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons. Prospective patients are enouraged to submit their questions via the contact form. Visit: hairloss.iahrs.org

Bald Truth Talk

Baldtruthtalk.com is the latest premier hair loss and hair transplant online message forum. Members have the ability to interact with other hair loss sufferers, see hundreds of hair transplant before and after photos, create a blogs and watch videos. Visit: baldtruthtalk.com