The first time hair transplantation performed in 1940 by a japanese dermatologist Dr. Okuda. Unfortunately Dr. Okuda have lost their lives in World War II scientific publications have been discovered years later.
In the 1970s, American dermatologist Dr. Orentreich published article of the rules of the hair transplantation process, and in 1998 another American dermatologist Dr.Benstain have published a scientific article describing the basics about, with follicular unit transfer, it is possible to all-natural hair transplantation.
Since 2002, the so-called FUE plantation method, that hair follicles is taken individually and defined as a new method of hair transplantation. In 2005, who are suitable for this method and limits have been established.
On FUT and FUE hair transplantation method, who is called donor area, the healthy hair from the known area, being transferred to the balding areas of hair shed. In men, with hair loss is usually associated with male hormones and can show genetic transmission. This is called androgenetic alopecia.
Hair loss in women can have very different reasons; iron, copper, zinc deficiency, thyroid disorders, ovarian cysts, androgen excess and etc.
In addition, temporary and permanent hair loss which has other reasons as well. Ringworm, lichen, scalp diseases, traction alopecia, trichotillomania, chemotherapy, telogen effluvium, some externally used hair dyes and etc.