When you should not undergo a Hair Transplant?

Hair transplant is widely accepted procedure all over the world as it is very safe and has good results. But many a times it may not be suitable for the individual as there are some risks associated with the procedure. Generally, hair transplant is not recommended in the following cases:

Bleeding disorders

If a person has any bleeding disorders or is on blood thinning medications, this procedure may not be performed as the patient may bleed profusely that may cause further problems. It is important to check platelet counts and any medications the person is taking should be notified to the doctor.

Ongoing infections

Any fungal, bacterial, and viral infection may cause complications post surgery. Therefore, it is important to treat the ongoing infection prior to hair transplant. Infection can hinder the healing process or may lead to pus formation and failure of transplant.

Temporary hair loss

If your hair is not growing back even after conservative treatment, your doctor will recommend you to go for a hair transplant. It is not a wise decision to go under the knife in a hurry.


Diabetes can lead to poor healing of the transplant site. Your may ask you to follow a strict diet and control your sugar level before you undergo hair transplant or it might not be successful.

Other than that, doctors at Bansal Global Hospital suggest the concerned person to undergo various tests to make sure that there are no or minimal chances of it going the wrong way. If you have questions regarding a hair transplant, you can book an appointment with our specialist plastic surgeons at Bansal Global Hospital.

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