PRP (Platelet-Rich Plasma) for Hair Restoration in Utah
Struggling with hair loss? We’ve got your back with our new treatment, PRP Therapy.
PRP, or Platelet Rich Plasma, therapy is a cutting edge treatment to help those suffering from unwanted hair loss.This treatment uses the body’s own cells to stimulate growth. It uses a high concentration of autologous platelets found in the patient’s plasma that contain many growth factors. Once the platelets are isolated, it is then injected into the affected area. Best part, there is little to no downtime.
Results vary with each patient, but a gradual increase in natural hair growth should be expected over the course of several months. Majority of patients require multiple treatments to see maximum results, however some see results in just one treatment.
The Facts About Hair Loss
- 85% of men see hair thinning by the age of 50
- 40% of hair loss sufferers are female
How does PRP Therapy for Hair Loss Work?
- Step 1: Extract
A small amount of blood is drawn in our office.
- Step 2: Separate
The blood is spun in a centrifuge and the PRP is separated and removed from the rest of the blood.
- Step 3: Return
The highly concentrated platelet-rich plasma (PRP) is then injected into the scalp in small injections.
- Step 4: Results
Patients can continue normal activity after the treatment, there is no downtime with a PRP hair injection.
Dr. David Myers
Dr. David Myers is a board certified dermatologist and Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. His expertise and attention to detail make him a trusted doctor in his community.