ISHRS Fellow is a title that is designated to physicians who show an exceptional academic record in the field. To qualify, a physician must attain and maintain sufficient points in specified criteria e.g. leadership, scientific research and publications, training and ABHRS certification. Dr. Ekrem Civas, having constantly shown an exemplary scientific research track record; earned the Fellow ISHRS title in Sept 2015. Its a great privilege to be FISHRS as it is one of the highest ranks of excellence. Dr. Civas is currently the first and only FISHRS doctor in Turkey. Here is the list of all the FISHRS qualifying doctors in the whole world.
23rd ISHRS Annual Scientific Meeting - Dr Civas Gives a Presentation on Primary Cicatricial Alopecia
The 23rd ISHRS annual meeting took place in Sept 8th to 13th in Hilton Chicago, İlinois USA. Hundreds of specialists in the field of hair transplantation were in attendance. The conference comprised of several lectures, debates, panel discussions, video surgery in high definition, workshops, symposia, scientific poster presentations and live surgery sessions. Dr Civas' presentation was in the difficult cases category; about Primary Cicatricial Alopecia (PCA). He elaborated the rationality of hair transplantation in PCA; with findings from a research he had conducted on 8 patients. The talk generated a great interest and was followed by an intensive panel discussion on the challenges faced and the way forward. Attached is the presentation Surgical correction of primary cicatricial alopecia; is it rational?
Dr. Civas was among the few hair transplant specialists who have been selected to give a scientific talk in the 23rd ISHRS annual meeting that will take place in Chicago in September 2015. He will be giving a presentation in the difficult cases session; about the rationality of 'Surgical Correction of Primary Cicatricial Alopecia'. This will be a very challenging session which will be faced with a lot of scrutiny from other experts in the field. Dr. Civas has accepted this opportunity with these remarks; "I feel very honored to be have been given this chance to share my knowledge and experiences as well as learn from my colleagues all over the world."
Describe your stay in Ankara during the surgery; the pick-up, hotel, the hospitality in the clinic, did you have any problems? Arriving in Ankara, the transfer was fast and nice. After checking-in at the hotel, I visited the clinic and met Dr. Civas and the kind people working there, and got a clear idea about what was supposed to be the surgery .
How was the surgery? Did you feel any pain or discomfort? The surgery was the next day after arrival and I had no pain or discomfort. I understood the process as explained previously and everything went well, as expected.
During the post surgery period, how was the healing? Were there any complications? Did you get post surgery support from us? During the post surgery period I followed the treatment received from the clinic, avoided any mechanical severe contact and therefore had no complications.
How do you feel about the results? Are you satisfied? Is there anything we could do better? The result is very good, I am fully satisfied . It is a dramatic improvement of my look .
Could you give us a general review about the whole experience, with ratings 1-10? Considering all details related to my surgery, my rate is of 10 points.....
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Hair transplant prices vary by country; even in the same country different specialists quote different prices. The surgery costs a fortune in USA, and Europe; while in Middle East, Asia, and South America its more affordable. A lot of people abroad prefer to have the surgery in Turkey because its is more pocket friendly. You can get the same quality services at almost 3 times less the price in turkey than in UK, USA or Europe. How much is hair transplantation?
Dr. Ekrem Civas a dermatologist and FUE hair transplantation specialist, is the founder of Civas Clinic in Ankara, Turkey. Since 1999 through his dedication and commitment in this field, Dr Civas has accomplished over 3500 successful FUE and FUT hair transplant surgeries, written 3 books, 24 articles and 21 scientific posters. He’s the first doctor in Turkey to be certified by the ABHRS. In September 2015, Dr. Civas qualified to be a Fellow ISHRS (FISHRS), which is an academic honor of excellence and expertise with regard to hair loss and transplantation. Read more about Dr. Civas
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