Hair Transplantation with Sedation

What is Hair Transplantation with Sedation?

Anesthesia methods developed to ensure that the patient spends the hair transplantation process carefree, painless and hassle-free constitute a very important part of medical procedures. Painless hair transplant procedure aims to eliminate the local anesthetic injection pain experienced by the patient during the process of removing follicular unit grafts as well as the transplantation process.

Sedation is also one of the types of anesthesia. The combination of sedation analgesic (pain reliever) and sedative (relaxing) medication combination is given intravenously by anesthesiologist. After the application, the patient has a mild sleepiness, a feeling of relaxation and pleasure. Patient’s consciousness is open and it is possible to talk with the patient. The method can be performed in patients who have hair loss by using methods such as FUE and DHI.

Advantages of Hair Transplantation with Sedation?

Hair transplantation with sedation is performed without experiencing any blood or needle phobia. On the other hand, as the muscles of the individual are relaxed, the procedure ensures a more comfortable working area for the surgeon. Hair transplantation under sedation takes about 4 to 8 hours and is pain-free.


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