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Medical Management of Hair Loss for Physicians - A4M PreConf Workshop

Medical Management of Hair Loss for the Integrative Medicine Practice

Pre-Conference Workshop

The 22nd Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Aesthetic Medicine

May 15, 2014 • Gaylord Palms • Orlando, FL

Visit A4M - Medical Management of Hair Loss Pre-Conference Workshop or call 888.997.0112 to register.

By age 50, nearly half of all men and women will experience some degree of hair thinning. Hair loss affects roughly 35 million men and 21 million women in the United States. This course will give participants the power to improve the well-being of their patients! Learn to consult and evaluate; measure and diagnose; identify risk factors; recommend and prescribe results-oriented protocols; and treat, track & follow-up. 

Featured Speakers:

Joseph Purita, MD, is Director of the Institute of Regenerative and Molecular Orthopedics in Boca Raton, Florida and board certified in Orthopedic Surgery. Dr. Purita is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons, Fellow of the American Academy Orthopedic Surgeons, and is certified in Age Management Medicine. Dr. Purita’s breakthrough stem cell treatments have made him a household name amongst professional athletes and a frequently invited faculty member and visiting professor at major international medical conferences and institutions. A pioneer in stem cell orthopedics, Dr. Purita has performed thousands of in-office mesenchymal and bone marrow stem cell treatments, platelet-rich plasma and growth factor injections as effective non-surgical solutions for common musculoskeletal conditions.

Michael Hamblin, PhD, is a Principal Investigator at the Wellman Center for Photomedicine at Massachusetts General Hospital, an Associate Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School and a member of the Affiliated Faculty of Harvard-MIT Division of Health Science and Technology. He has published over 185 peer-reviewed articles and over 150 conference proceedings, book chapters and international abstracts on phototherapy. Dr. Hamblin has chaired an annual conference at SPIE entitled “Mechanisms of Low Level Light Therapy” for the past eight years. Dr. Hamblin’s interest in elucidating the basic molecular and cellular mechanisms of LLLT has led to the many of the prevailing theories on low-level laser’s effect on hair follicles and hair regrowth dosing protocols.

 

Course Director:

Alan Bauman, MD, is the Founder and Medical Director of Bauman Medical Group in Boca Raton, FL dedicated exclusively to the treatment of hair loss in men and women. Dr. Bauman is one of only approximately one-hundred doctors certified by the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery and one of only fifty doctors recommended by the American Hair Loss Association in the world. Dr. Bauman has treated over 15,000 hair loss patients and performed over 6,000 hair transplant procedures.

 

Select topics to include:

• Pros and Cons of Traditional and Compounded Topical and Oral Medical Therapies

• Use of Cell Therapy, including Platelet Rich Plasma, Growth Factors & Stem Cells

• Etiology & Psychosocial Impact of Hair Loss

• Role of Hormones & Hair Loss

• Beneficial and Detrimental Nutritional Supplements

• Mechanism and Benefits of Laser and Light-based Protocols on Hair Follicle Physiology

• Consulation, Diagnosis, Evaluation and Hair Growth Tracking Equipment and Methods  

 

 

Medical Management of Hair Loss for the Integrative Medicine Practice

Pre-Conference Workshop

The 22nd Annual World Congress on Anti-Aging, Regenerative & Aesthetic Medicine

May 15, 2014 • Gaylord Palms • Orlando, FL

Space is limited, register today!

 

THE AMERICAN ACADEMY OF ANTI-AGING MEDICINE

THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE TODAY

ESTABLISHED 1992, A4M REPRESENTS 26,000

PHYSICIANS & SCIENTISTS FROM 120 COUNTRIES WORLDWIDE

 


Prominent Hair Loss Expert Interviewed for New eBook, Rejuvenating Hair as Women Age

image from ecx.images-amazon.comProminent Hair Loss Expert Interviewed for New eBook, Rejuvenating Hair as Women Age
Dr. Alan Bauman discusses issues surrounding aging hair for the third installment of Dr. Barry Lycka’s Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today eBook series.

April 10, 2014

Boca Raton, FL – Forget wrinkles, it could be your hair that betrays your age. While unruly grays are the most known, and most obvious, there are six other signs of aging hair to watch out for—dryness, lackluster color, thinning, breakage, split ends, and frizz. And it doesn’t stop there, more than half of all women over 40 experience age-related hair loss or thinning.

To help women understand how aging effects their hair, Dr. Barry Lycka, author of the eBook series Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today, teamed up with nationally recognized hair loss expert, Dr. Alan Bauman, for his third installment of the series. Rejuvenating Hair as Women Age discusses the struggles women face as their hair ages and offers tips and advice on how to keep your hair healthy and vibrant.

“It is no secret that our bodies change as we age - but many women overlook the impact aging has on their hair,” Bauman explained. “When our skin ages, we develop wrinkles, fine lines, and age-spots. Similarly, when our hair ages, we can see thinning through loss of density, diameter and damage that leads to breakage.”

The eBook isn’t the first collaboration between the two doctors; they frequently discuss new treatments and research on Dr. Lycka’s popular series, Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today on WebTalk Radio. Some popular topics have been Aging Hair, Laser Therapy and PRP, Female Hair Loss & Menopause and minimally-invasive NeoGraft FUE hair transplants.

“Today, women with aging hair can expect success with topicals, laser therapy, platelet rich plasma and new minimally-invasive NeoGraft FUE hair transplants for scalp, eyelash and eyebrow loss without the need for stitches or linear scars,” explained Dr. Bauman.

Topics discussed in Rejuvenating Hair as Women Age include:

    •    Why female age related hair loss patterns are different from men
    •    Why and how hair ages
    •    How genetics play a role in hair loss as women age
    •    The facts about hormones, menopause and hair loss in women
    •    How stress, inflammation and nutrition affect women’s hair health
    •    How to restore damaged hair – straight or curly
    •    Why hair transplants for women have become a viable option.
    •    How new techniques are restoring thinning eyebrows and eyelashes
    •    What to expect from a physician when seeking hair loss treatment

For more information on V3 of Inside Cosmetic Surgery Today, or to download the eBook, visit Amazon.com.

If you have concerns about your aging hair, or if you are interested in learning how to stimulate healthy hair growth, it is important to consult with an experienced hair restoration physician— who can evaluate, measure and manage your hair’s aging issues. For more information, visit www.baumanmedical.com.

About Dr. Alan J. Bauman:

Alan J. Bauman, M.D. is a full-time hair transplant surgeon who has treated over 15,000 patients and performed over 6,000 surgical procedures since starting his hair loss practice, Bauman Medical Group, P.A. in 1997 located in Boca Raton, FL.
Dr. Bauman received his M.D. degree from New York Medical College and surgical residency training at Mt. Sinai Medical Center and Beth Israel Medical Center in New York. Dr. Bauman is one of approximately 100 physicians worldwide to achieve certification from the esteemed American and International Board of Hair Restoration Surgery. He has been an active member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery as a participant and lecturer at numerous Annual Scientific Meetings and Live Surgery Workshops.

Dr. Bauman is an author of textbook chapters on the science of hair care and hair transplantation, including eyelash transplant surgery, and has been extensively featured in the world’s leading media as a medical expert and successful early-adopter of some of the most advanced technologies in the treatment of hair loss such as laser therapy and NeoGraft FUE hair transplantation. Dr. Bauman has been featured extensively in the world’s leading media in print, radio and television as a medical expert and successful early-adopter of the most advanced technologies in the treatment of hair loss

About Dr. Barry Lycka:

Dr. Barry Lycka is a recognized North American expert in cosmetic, laser, reconstructive and liposuction surgery. Dr. Lycka is author of the best-selling book – Restoring Youth – that has just completed its fourth edition; other books include Skin Works and How To Choose The Perfect Doctor For Your Cosmetic Surgery. Dr. Lycka is recognized by the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Alberta as a specialist in Dermatology.

Dr. Lycka frequently shares his knowledge of cosmetic surgery at international symposia such as the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology And Aesthetic Surgery (ASCDAS), for which he served formerly as vice president in 2004-2006. Dr. Lycka is also the founder of the Canadian Skin Cancer Foundation and the Ethical Cosmetic Surgery Association.