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New FUE Patient Blog- 2217 Grafts Hairline Restoration

This patient who travelled to our Hampshire clinic for surgery with Dr Edward Ball last June came to see us for a follow up in February. He was looking to lower his hairline but provide something that would look natural and appropriate not just now but in the future. He is absolutely delighted with his results and sent me this comment "Iâ...

Dr Edward Ball Hair Transplant Consultations in London March 6th & 14th 2017

Meet with Dr. Edward Ball founder and medical director of The Maitland Clinic on Monday March 6th and Tuesday March 14th at our London location of 10 Harley Street. During the consultation both Dr Ball and our Senior Patient Advisor David Anderson will answer any questions regarding the procedure and talk to you about important aspects ...

My 7th Hair Transplant Surgery – FUE Scalp, Beard Hair, FUE Into Scar, PRP

This is a blog on my most recent and 7th hair transplant which was carried out on Friday February 10th 2017. This was performed by Dr Edward Ball and assisted by Janna Shafer of The Maitland Clinic in Portsmouth, UK. It is my first surgery with Dr Ball for those that don’t know I work as the patient advisor for the clinic. To recap i...

Another Happy FUE Hair Transplant Patient At The Maitland Clinic

There's nothing that we enjoy more at The Maitland Clinic than a happy patient and just last week we were lucky to spend an enjoyable day with Matt. Dr Edward Ball and Janna Shafer together with the team transplanted 1770 grafts using the FUE technique to address the thinning in Matt's frontal area of his scalp. The hair transplant su...

FUT (Strip) Donor Scar- How Does It Look When Healed?

The donor scar that a FUT surgery creates is the single biggest factor in why many patients choose FUE as a preferred method when deciding on hair transplant surgery. "How wide will the scar be?" "How long is the scar?" "How short can I wear my hair short after surgery?" The above 3 questions are the most common that I get ask...

‘How soon can I return to work after FUE?’ A Post Op FUE recovery blog

I have lost count just how many times over the years do I hear the question 'How soon can I return to work after FUE?' This blog is a guide of one patient's journey in the two weeks following his FUE hair transplant surgery with Dr Edward Ball of The Maitland Clinic. The patient was able to take some excellent photos the day after h...

Why should I have a hair transplant consultation directly with the Doctor?

When considering hair transplant and hair restoration surgery you will often hear the words 'research, research, research' Why is this? Even today some patients will choose price and convenience over quality of care and a proven track record by the surgeon carrying out their hair transplant procedure. Here at The Maitland Clinic if ...

Diva’s hair loss story makes headline news all over the internet

Diva's hair loss story broke on the internet a couple of weeks ago initially being picked up by the Daily Mail and since then has been reported by media websites all over the world. The story is unique as a female hair transplant for traction alopecia in females is not discussed in mainstream media. As far as I am aware it is the only ha...

New FUE result by Dr Edward Ball

I wanted to share this new FUE hair transplant result by Dr Edward Ball. This patient recently dropped by during one of our Harley Street, London consultation days to show us his results from his 1100 graft FUE session which was just over a year ago. The patient was concerned about his hairline and temple recession causing him limited sty...

Workshop Director – 24th World Congress ISHRS-Las Vegas

ISHRS - Workshop Director Janna Shafer will be directing a workshop titled: Non-Surgical Treatments - Role of Assistants in LLLP, SMP, Camouflage, PRP & Medications. Janna will also serve as faculty for this workshop by giving a presentation on the topic "Camouflage". The workshop is scheduled for Friday afternoon on 30th Septembe...

David Anderson of The Maitland Clinic on front page of Portsmouth News

David Anderson our Senior Patient Advisor here at The Maitland Clinic recently made the front page of the local Hampshire paper The Portsmouth News in an interview about his twenty two year battle with hair loss. David opened up about how hair loss had affected every part of his life from loosing his hair at the tender age of 21 to how hi...

Dr. Edward Ball Hair Transplant Consultations in Harley Street, London

Meet with Dr. Edward Ball founder and medical director of The Maitland Clinic on Saturday September 3rd at our London location of 10 Harley Street. During the consultation both Dr Ball and our Senior Patient Advisor David Anderson will answer any questions regarding the procedure and talk to you about important aspects of hair restorati...

COPING WITH HAIR LOSS AT AN EARLY AGE

  The impact of hair loss Experiencing hair loss at any age is difficult but even more so when in your teens or early twenties. When you are young, hair loss isn’t something you think about; there are plenty of other pressing matters. Young adults tend to feel that hair loss is associated with older generations and any sig...

Would you sacrifice your hair for The Perfect Body?

Would you sacrifice your hair for The Perfect Body? In recent months, Dr Edward Ball has consulted with female bodybuilders who are using synthetic steroids to improve their bodybuilding performance.  Many individuals take risks just to outperform each other.  One such risk the synthetic steroids can cause is hair loss.  One partic...

FUE hair transplant aftercare video

Here at The Maitland Clinic we provide the best possible aftercare for your FUE hair transplant procedure. We want the best results and yield from every single graft transplanted which is why we go to such lengths to ensure this is the case. Dr Edward Ball will take the time to go through all the post operative instructions during and aft...

Dr Edward Ball Lectures at FACE Conference 2016

Dr Edward Ball was invited to lecture to fellow hair transplant surgeons, dermatologists, trichologists and doctors with an interest in training in the hair restoration field at FACE Conference 2016, held at the QEII Centre, London. FACE Conference is the UK's largest Conference and Exhibition dedicated to Medical Aesthetics. D...

Dr Edward Ball becomes examiner for the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery

The Maitland Clinic are proud to announce that Dr Edward Ball has been asked to become an examiner for the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery (ABHRS). The ABHRS is the only certification recognised by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS -the largest hair restoration educational organisation in the world...

HypoThermosol and ATP for hair transplant recovery and growth

Here at The Maitland Clinic we believe in doing all we can to maximise every chance of getting the best possible hair transplant result which means doing all we can to ensure the best growth from each and every transplanted hairs that we implant. For this reason Dr Edward Ball has put in place as standard protocol for all hair transplant ...

Dr. Edward Ball Reports on FUE Pioneers Meeting in Brussels

I'm recently back from a great few days at the 2016 Pioneers FUE Meeting of the FUE Europe Society in Brussels, excellently hosted by Dr Christian Bisanga from BHR. We had speakers from across the globe, including Drs Cole, Shapiro and True from the US and Drs Bisanga, Mwamba and Ferudini from Belgium. It was a great opportunity to ...

Home remedies for preventing hair loss: Old wives tales or hidden gems?

As a surgeon, my natural instinct is to be cynical of home remedies that have no founding in scientific research. There are a multitude of herbs, foodstuffs and lotions which are said to prevent, delay or treat hair loss. Here I look at how effective they really are, to separate the myths from the genuine boosters.   Hair oi...

Dr Ball Lectures at FACE Conference 2014

Dr Edward Ball was a key lecturer at FACE, the largest cosmetic medicine conference in the UK, where he presented on robotic hair transplant therapy to an audience of peers in the cosmetic medicine industry. He discussed the history, theory and technology behind the new ARTAS® hair restoration robot and showed images of the robot in a...

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