Being an abbreviation for Platelet Rich Plasma words, PRP means a kind of biological medicine acquired from our own blood.
In this treatment method; Platelet-rich plasma liquid is mixed with platelet derived autologous proteins and applied to the area where hair is thin. Particularly, it is one of the most magnificent time-saving methods for diagnosis no matter what the reason of shed is by ceasing sheds in sudden hair losses.
It is required to draw 10 cc blood for PRP treatment. Blood platelets are resolved with a 45-minutes laboratory study after the blood is taken. Blood platelets contain tissue enzymes and nutritive factors having significant role in tissue repair. When applied to scalp, those create a renewing and refreshing influence on hair follicles. This influence is felt at maximum rate 3 weeks to 3 months after the process.
Use of the liquid obtained from the blood of the patient eliminates infectious diseases and allergy risks. The necessity of sessions is determined according to the type and size of the application area. An average PRP treatment lasts in 3 and 6 sessions. The treatment must be repeated once in a year for long lasting results.
PRP treatment can be applied to men and women having thinned but not completely shed hair, regardless of its reason. It is also used as treatment method in regional hair shedding disease taking place in medical literature under the name of ALOPECIA AREATA.
Only one hour is needed in Transmed Clinic for the application. Afterwards, you can turn back to your daily life and normal work schedule.
PRP treatment is based on FDA certified applications accepted in medical literature and observations of Transmed RE&DE team. It is not experimental, it is completely reliable. International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) reports that PRP treatment in hair transplantation is reliable and has positive conclusions with its scientific studies published.