There are many factors that can contribute to hair loss in both men and women. They include:
The following are the different types of hair loss that can occur in men and women.
During diagnosis, we take a full medical history along with physical exam. Some common tests used in the diagnosis of hair loss are:
Once we determine the type of hair loss, we can discuss treatment options
There are two main medications that we use to treat hair loss: Minoxidil (topical) and Finasteride (oral).
With over 20 years of experience in dermatology, Dr. Vikram "Vic" Khanna began his education and training at Feinberg School of Medicine Northwestern University. He was the chief resident at the dermatology department at Case Western Reserve University and continues to update and refine his extensive skills with daily advances in the industry.
As a board-certified dermatologist, he continues to dedicate his time to serving his patients of all ages and provides general, cosmetic, and medical solutions for the skin, hair, nails, and body. He was also recently certified for Mohs Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery by the American Board of Dermatology.