If you recently received a hair transplant, you are looking forward to seeing and combing your lustrous locks in the mirror. But hair transplant surgery takes a full year to mature and often leaves the patient questioning when their final result will be evident. Hair restoration surgeons often like to follow up with their patients to monitor both healing and hair growth progress. But how soon after hair restoration surgery should you meet with your surgeon? Is it even necessary?
In this hair loss forum thread, patient member “Dewayne” is considering meeting with his surgeon for a follow-up, 5 months after surgery. Hair loss forum members offer their input on the advantages of and proper time to meet with your surgeon for a postoperative follow-up. You are encouraged to offer your input.