Hair Transplant Procedures And Their Cost

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Hair transplant is a surgical procedure that is used to restore hair both in men and women. It involves the removal of hair follicles from one side (Donor area) to be placed at the other side (Receptor area) of the scalp. Donor area refers to a non-balding part of the scalp which does not suffer from hair loss. Receptor area is the site where the baldness has occurred.

Hair Transplant Procedures

Conventionally, there are two hair restoration techniques used all over the world.


The first and less expensive hair restoration technique is FUT (Follicular Unit Transplant). It involves the removal of the whole unit of hair from the donor part thus require extra care during the procedure.


Follicular Unit Extraction might be a little expensive but have less discomfort and produce better results than FUT. In this method, the hair removed from the donor area have the capability to regrow again after few months, it means this method does not affect the donor area of the scalp.

Hair Transplant Cost

Since it is a cosmetic procedure, hair transplant does not have fixed rates. The cost of the procedure varies from a patient to patient depending on the following factors.

  • Hair Transplant technique you select.
  • The number of hair grafts required to meet the desired outcomes.
  • The portion of the scalp that needs to be treated.
  • The reputation of the clinic and the surgeon.
  • The country in which procedure is held.

Cost of Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT):

Follicular Unit Transplant (FUT) is the most seasoned system utilized for hair rebuilding. It is called as Strip Method Transplant, it involves the extraction of the strip from the scalp and putting it into a stereo microscope to separate the grafts. These grafts are then transplanted in the regions of need. Since it doesn’t include a great deal of time and exertion of the specialist, it is the slightest costly hair rebuilding strategy among all, with the normal cost of FUT hair transplant being anyplace between 10 to 12 AED/grafts.

Cost of Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE) is a propelled hair rebuilding strategy which includes coordinate extraction of hair follicles from the contributor region. Grafts are obtained by extracting hair follicles with the help of a specially designed punching tool. These grafts are then transplanted in the bare or diminishing territories simply like the FUT strategy. Extracting each strand separately requires a great deal of time and exertion of the specialist and is along these lines somewhat costly when contrasted with the customary FUT strategy. Normal evaluated cost of FUE in Dubai 15 to 20 AED per unite.

Cost of Stem Cell FUE:

Stem cell FUE is the most recent headway in surgical hair rebuilding. Otherwise called Direct Automated FUE, it utilizes an automated punch tool to extract hair from donor sites. It has not only made the hair extraction process easier but also allows to extract hair follicles from the smaller parts of the strands.

Hair Transplant Cost in Abu Dhabi

Hair transplant clinic has introduced a graft calculator which helps you to determine the estimated hair transplant cost in Abu Dhabi. Click here to calculate the number of grafts that you may be needed for your hair restoration process.

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Written By: Dr. Cagatay Sezgin

Dr. Cagatay Sezgin is a celebrity hair transplant surgeon with over 20 years of experience in hair transplantation and restoration. He is the First Turkish Board Surgeon to become a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and the Asian Association of Hair Transplant Surgeons (AAHRS). Moreover, he has the honor of becoming the first hair transplant surgeon in the world to perform hair, eyebrow, and beard transplantation all in one case and that too in a single session.

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