Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP). It has been discovered that platelets, a type of cell present in our blood, contain different growth factors that aid in wound healing and regenerative medicine. PRP can help stimulate hair growth in patients with hair thinning and pattern hair loss and can also help treat fine lines and give a more youthful look. During the procedure, we obtain a small amount of blood from your peripheral vein and we spin in it a centrifuge to obtain the platelets. We can then inject the platelets into your scalp to help stimulate hair growth or can inject the platelets into the skin of your face to help obtain a more youthful look (“Vampire Facelift”). For optimal results treatments can be done every few months for maintenance.
Dr. Khorasani removed a melanoma from my arm and a basel cell from my neck which was more extensive than originally thought. I was petrified with the melanoma diagnosis even though VERY early stage. He and his staff were beyond comforting...
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