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Peter J. Panagotacos, M.D.

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I have 30 years experience in the field of medical and surgical Hair Restoration and am Board Certified in Dermatology and Hair Restoration Surgery.

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I have 30 years experience in the field of medical and surgical Hair Restoration and am Board Certified in Dermatology and Hair Restoration Surgery. More information can be found at my website www.hairdoc.com

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Hair loss is a stressful thing to have happen to you whether man or woman. The earliest known prescription is from the Ebers Papyrus taken from medical information 5,000 years old. Of course you would have to pray to the Sun God and rub an ointment your head at the same time.

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Recent Answers from Peter J. Panagotacos, M.D.

2017-02-16 Hair loss:

At 12 months I would expect 99% of the hairs which are going to grow to now be visible. Perhaps your expectations are too great. I do not know how many grafts were put in and do not know how much baldness

2017-02-04 Meloxicam, blood tests, vitamins:

I have never seen hair loss due to Mobic nor to its related anti inflammatory medications.    Unfortunately biotin, tocotrienols, and lysine will not help. I know they are frequently prescribed but there

2017-01-24 Cortisone injection into shoulder causes hair loss?:

It is not likely to be due to the cortisone shots but perhaps to increased stress hormones from the pain and anxiety of the shoulder problem  Physical and emotional stress can cause Telogen Effluvium-

2017-01-21 Finasteride - ED:

I'm sure this I must be a disturbing phenomenon. It happens in a small percentage of men who take or don not take Propecia in equal numbers.  It is a coincidence and the doctor to see is an Urologist as

2017-01-17 Alopecia areata update/remission:

STRESS. Is a major factor in flares of AA as well as psoriasis and can speed up male pattern baldness. The shampoo has not weakened your hair nor caused increase recession. I'd suggest you use your clobetasol

 

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