Navigation Links
International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery and Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata Host Made In Italy: Hair Restoration Live Video Surgery Workshop May 30 - June 1, 2008, Rome, Italy
Date:5/14/2008

GENEVA, Il., May 14 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Media representatives from accredited news organizations are invited to observe live hair restoration surgeries and interview an esteemed international panel of hair restoration physicians at "Made in Italy," a joint hair surgery workshop hosted by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) and the Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata (IDI).

World-renown hair restoration physicians will gather in Rome, Italy, to present the latest surgical advances in treating hair loss in men and women during this specialized, three-day workshop. Workshop participants, as well as the media, will be able to view a series of live hair restoration surgeries broadcast via live video connection between the operating theatres and the conference hall.

"Today's hair restoration surgery safely and effectively creates natural-looking, permanent results that are virtually undetectable," said Bessam K. Farjo, M.D., president of the ISHRS. "This workshop presents a unique opportunity for the media to see firsthand how specially trained physicians are using the latest surgical techniques to restore new hair growth in thin or bald areas with the patient's own existing scalp hair - taking into account the aesthetic needs of each individual patient."

The live hair surgery viewing for members of the media and press conference will be held Friday, May 30, from 11:05 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., at the Istituto Dermopatico dell'Immacolata, Via dei Monti di Creta, 104, 00167 Rome, Italy.

In addition, people experiencing hair loss will have the opportunity to participate in free patient consultations with leading hair loss physicians during a live consultation workshop on Sunday, June 1. Patients invited to participate in this special educational opportunity were selected in advance by the IDI via an invitation to the general public.

Experts believe the continual refinements in modern day hair transplants and proven medical therapies are driving the increased demand for hair restoration procedures around the world. According to statistics released from a member survey conducted last year by the ISHRS, approximately 225,800 hair restoration procedures were performed worldwide in 2006, up 34 percent from 2004. Based on the estimated number of 225,800 hair restoration procedures performed in 2006, multiplied by the average fee charged to patients for a procedure, the estimated worldwide market for hair restoration was calculated as €914,692,195 (Euros).

For a complete copy of the workshop program, visit

http://www.ishrs.org/made-in-italy.htm. Media interested in attending the workshop must register as press by contacting Dott. Piero Schiavazzi at piero.schiavazzi@elea.it; or Mobile: 0039 335 8441907 or 0039 348 6430600; or telephone: 0039 06 6646 4256.

Founded in 1993, the ISHRS is a non-profit medical association dedicated to the advancement of the art and science of hair restoration. With a membership of over 750 physicians worldwide, the ISHRS provides continuing medical education to physicians specializing in hair loss and restoration surgery and serves as a resource for the public on the latest medical and surgical hair restoration treatments for hair loss. For more information and to locate a physician, visit http://www.ishrs.org.


'/>"/>
SOURCE International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. International study strengthens case for daily calcium pill
2. Mettler-Toledo International Inc. Announces Webcast of Presentation at Thomas Weisel Partners 2007 Healthcare Conference
3. Australian-led international study shows blood pressure drugs cut death rate in type 2 diabetes
4. LCA Hails International Investigators Studying Lung Cancer
5. Arrow International Urges Shareholders To Vote for Approval of the $45.50 Teleflex Inc. Merger and for the Current Board of Directors
6. PRA International Adds Dr. Susan Stansfield as Executive Vice President
7. Medical Services International Maintains Pace in Second Quarter
8. Clarity Imaging International, Inc. Rolls Out Mobile DEXA Program
9. International Gateway Insurance Brokers Partners With MEDILINQ
10. Tulane University to receive $14M for international HIV/AIDS program
11. International Database Seeks to Boost Treatment of Altitude Sickness
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/20/2017)... ... February 20, 2017 , ... Scrubbing in for his first ... Dr. Christopher Pezzi remembers the excitement of the surgeon training him. , “He was ... to do this? Don’t tell anyone, but I would do it for free,’” Dr. ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Today, Biscom , the leader in ... IoT device from Biscom designed to deliver confidential patient information securely and quickly, ... HIMSS17 and will be conducting demonstrations at Booth #374. , With ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... , ... February 20, 2017 , ... Johns Hopkins All ... education building. A topping out ceremony on Friday marked the halfway point of construction ... to open in Fall 2018, will serve as a center for innovation aimed at ...
(Date:2/19/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... February 19, 2017 , ... Braun Industries ... JEMS Conference & Exposition, the event will take place February 23-25, 2017 at the ... will be in Booth #909 with three new ambulances on display. ...
(Date:2/18/2017)... ... February 17, 2017 , ... Focused start-ups, not traditional health ... according to the recent NEJM Catalyst Insights Report on the New Marketplace. ... Insights Council, a qualified group of U.S. executives, clinical leaders, and clinicians at ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:2/20/2017)... ORLANDO, Fla. , Feb. 20, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... are helping physicians diagnose and treat patients with ... will provide wireless connectivity for ZywiePro, Zywie,s cardiac ... AT&T Control Center . AT&T ... accessible monitoring for those with the disease. The ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... , Feb 20, 2017 Research and ... Devices Global Market -Forecast to 2022" report to their ... ... rise in aging population, rising adoption of tension free repair ... the growth of hernia repair devices global market. However, Inconsistent ...
(Date:2/20/2017)... 2017 The global  animal ... billion by 2025, according to a new study ... driven by technological advancements in veterinary care, which ... the market. For instance, MediLabSecure, a laboratory network ... emerging viruses and pathogens in 19 countries in ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: