Initial consultation

As a COVID-protected clinic, we are currently offering initial educational online consultations by email or video call with David Anderson, senior patient advisor. This assists with social distancing and patients find it to be a very convenient and constructive way to gather general information regarding hair restoration principles.

Patients wishing to start the consultation process will be asked to fill out a short confidential form and upload some photos. Not everyone is a candidate for hair transplant surgery and, in many cases, surgery should not be considered as the first option.

At the time of your enquiry, we can suggest the most suitable type of consultation for your situation. It is important to note that patients under 30 are rarely surgical candidates. At The Maitland Clinic we take long term planning of surgical hair restoration very seriously. As hair loss is progressive in most cases, the need to prevent further hair loss is essential. Therefore, it is unlikely that we would recommend surgery for patients under the age of 30, unless their hair loss has been stabilised using non-surgical treatments. To read more about who is a candidate for surgery please visit this blog.

After completing the online form, you will have three options:

Option 1

Zoom video call with David Anderson, senior patient advisor – £50 (approx duration 30 minutes).

Following the video call, a face-to-face medical consultation with Dr Ball can be arranged. This is required to assess your hair loss, establish a diagnosis and discuss a personalised surgical treatment plan. The charge for a face-to-face consultation with Dr Ball is £150.

(If you have already paid £50 for a video call, there is an additional charge of £100 for the consultation with Dr Ball)

Option 2

Face-to-face consultation with trichologist and hair loss specialist, Eva Proudman – starting from £100 (approx duration 30-60 minutes).

This is an excellent option for those wishing to establish a diagnosis and stabilise their hair loss using non-surgical treatments.

Option 3

Online email advice – Free of charge.

This is intended for those wishing to understand general options available for managing hair loss, learn more about surgical options and pricing.


To arrange a consultation please click on our contact page above to complete a contact form or, alternatively, call or email us.

Please note that we are currently experiencing high volumes of enquiries. Current waiting times are 2-4 weeks for a video consultation and then the face to consultation, is likely to be another 6-8 weeks after the video consultation.  We thank you for your patience during this time.

Face to face consultations with Dr Ball and David take place on Mondays at our Portsmouth clinic. All patients are required to have a video call as a first step.

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments are available Tuesday to Friday at our main Portsmouth clinic.

Trichology consultations and Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) treatments are also available at our London clinic.

Patients concerned about sudden hair loss or general (diffuse) thinning throughout the scalp are rarely surgical candidates and a diagnosis needs to be made before treatment can be recommended. Eva Proudman MIT IAT, specialises in the diagnosis and non-surgical treatment of hair loss. More information about Eva can be found here.

Non-surgical consultations are held with Eva Proudman from £100.

Surgical treatments

At The Maitland Clinic we only ever have one surgical patient each day, so you are the sole focus of attention for Dr Ball and his team. With the entire day committed to you, Dr Ball is able to take time and immense care over every graft he personally extracts. He uses his artistic eye to carefully select softer hairs to create the most natural hairlines and stronger hairs for density and coverage.

Prices include all your post-operative products and 24/7 aftercare with Dr Ball and the team.

Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE)

Our FUE pricing is a calculated according to a flat rate of £5 per graft. Example prices are as follows:

1000 grafts: £5,000

1500 grafts: £7,500

2000 grafts: £10,000

Beard to scalp FUE is priced at £6 per graft.

Please note there is a minimum fee that applies for small cases under 1000 grafts.


Facial hair transplants

Beard, sideburn and moustache transplant prices start from £3,500, including aftercare. The total cost will depend on the number of grafts and the type of procedure required.


Follicular Unit Transplantation (FUT)

Our FUT pricing is calculated on a sliding scale. Example prices are as follows:

1000 grafts: £4,000

1500 grafts: £5,750

2000 grafts: £7,000

Each additional graft over 2000 is charged at £2 per graft.

Please note there is a minimum fee that applies for small cases under 1000 grafts.


Small cases

For patients requiring less than 1000 grafts the total cost would be provided on a case by case basis and can only be established once seen in person for a consultation.



Patients are advised to seek an in-person consultation with The Maitland Clinic when comparing graft numbers and prices between different clinics. From our experience, these can differ greatly from one clinic to the next. Making choices simply based on graft numbers and pricing can lead to disappointment.

Truly great results come from an understanding of how to make every graft count; using the best technique to maximise graft survival rates, preserve the precious donor supply and create beautifully natural hairlines.

Non-surgical treatments

Platelet-Rich Plasma (PRP) scalp injection therapy

Not all PRP treatments are the same. It is important to know that your PRP treatment is evidence-based, using the latest technology in sterile conditions. Our PRP treatments are performed using the most advanced techniques and centrifuge devices. This enables us to obtain the highest quality plasma, with the optimal concentration of platelets in a sterile setting.

A single PRP treatment for half the top of the head starts from £395 at our Portsmouth clinic. Treatment is commenced with a loading regime of 3 treatments, one month apart. Maintenance treatments are then performed every 4-6 months, depending on your individual response. Package prices for 3 treatments can be purchased in advance at a reduced rate.

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