Hair Loss in Women
Port St. Lucie
Hair Loss in Women Port St. Lucie: Hair loss is a very serious issue for a women. Unfortunately, society is much more forgiving of a balding man than of a woman who is loosing her hair. A woman experiencing hair loss becomes self conscious, preoccupied, anxious and depressed. She may develop feelings of inadequacy and low self esteem that threaten her femininity.
Like many women, your hair loss may be the result of a genetic predisposition. In essence, your hair follicles are genetically programmed to thin and ultimately stop generating hair, resulting in hair loss.
If you are a woman experiencing hair loss you should seek evaluation by your experienced hair loss expert, Dr. Porcaro, as soon as possible. The sooner the diagnosis of your hair loss is made the sooner treatment may be started and your hair loss arrested and corrected.
Dr. Porcaro has significant experience in treating women with hair loss.
Your fellowship-trained hair loss expert, Dr. Porcaro, recommends that if you are a women experiencing hair loss, especially if you are under the age of 40, that you have your primary physician test you for iron deficiency anemia, thyroid abnormalities and hormonal imbalance, as these conditions can be the cause of your hair loss.
A woman’s hair loss is more easily affected by hormonal changes, medical conditions, stress and external factors.
Hair Loss in Women Port St. Lucie: Hair loss in women is most often very gradual, with the rate accelerating after pregnancy and at menopause. Women often thin behind their preserved frontal hairline or have diffuse thinning all over their scalp.
The management of your hair loss requires significant expertise in both diagnosis and treatment. If you are a candidate for hair restoration, special surgical skills are required to achieve the most natural results for you. It is a mistake to assume that your hair loss can be treated the same way as hair loss is treated in a man.
John Porcaro, MD performs ultra refined follicular unit transplantation to the scalp, eyebrows and eyelashes and also corrects hair loss after face lift surgery, for natural results that are unrecognizable as transplants.
In addition to hair transplants, your other options may include the use of low level laser and Minoxidil.
Dr Porcaro will diagnose the cause of your hair loss and recommend the best treatment for your at the time of your private consultation. Call 772-337-1717 today to arrange for your private consultation with Dr. Porcaro