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CATEGORIES OF MEMBERSHIP

AboutMission and Vision Statements Leadership Administration Committees GLOBAL COUNCIL OF HAIR RESTORATION SURGERY SOCIETIES Operation Restore History of ISHRS Fellow Member (FISHRS) Fellows shall be Members in good standing who demonstrate support of the purposes and activities of the Society and dedication to the field of hair restoration surgery through the satisfaction of additional criteria as set forth on the ...

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Filing an Ethics Complaint Against an ISHRS Member

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery is a non-profit professional membership organization that promotes education in the specialty of hair restoration surgery. The ISHRS maintains a Code of Ethics (“Code”) in which it expects its members to comply. If you have direct knowledge of an ISHRS member’s violation of the Code, you may submit a complaint against an ISHRS ...

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Fellows (FISHRS) of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

In 2012, the designation of Fellow was established in order to recognize members who met its exceptional educational criteria. In order to be considered, the hair restoration surgeon must achieve a specific level of points in a system of various educational parameters such as serving in leadership positions, American Board of Hair Restoration (ABHRS) certification, writing of scientific papers, teaching ...

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New Find a Doctor

Finding a Hair Restoration Doctor The first consultation with your hair restoration physician (hair loss doctor) about your hair loss is critical to your satisfaction. A frank discussion of goals, expectations and hair loss treatment plans goes a long way to achieving optimal results. Be sure that a properly trained and licensed physician is responsible for your treatment. SeeConsumer Advocacy …

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2019 Award Recipients For Advancing Excellence in Hair Restoration Surgery

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE INTERNATIONAL SOCIETY OF HAIR RESTORATION SURGERY ANNOUNCES 2019 AWARD RECIPIENTS FOR ADVANCING EXCELLENCE IN HAIR RESTORATION SURGERY CHICAGO, IL. –December 6, 2019. The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) recently honored three clinical professionals for their outstanding contributions to the profession of hair restoration surgery. The award recipients were recognized during the ISHRS 27th World Congress …

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RED FLAGS – MISLEADING & INAPPROPRIATE MESSAGING

PatientsTypes of Hair Loss Treatments for Hair Loss Patient Stories Getting Started Consumer Advocacy Video Glossary ALERT REGARDING MISLEADING AND IMPROPER MESSAGING The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (“ISHRS”) understands the importance of the public being informed about hair restoration surgery and the causes and scientifically proven therapies for hair loss, and recognizes many patients are misled by false ...

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Join the ISHRS

The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery is a non-profit medical association composed of more than 1,000 members who specialize in hair loss treatments and restoration. Since its incorporation in 1993, a renaissance in hair transplantation surgery was set into motion by the ISHRS. The multidisciplinary, international membership of the ISHRS became a critical mass for an explosion of innovation …

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Find a Doctor

Finding a Hair Restoration Doctor The first consultation with your hair restoration physician (hair loss doctor) about your hair loss is critical to your satisfaction. A frank discussion of goals, expectations and hair loss treatment plans goes a long way to achieving optimal results. Be sure that a properly trained and licensed physician is responsible for your treatment. See Consumer Advocacy ...

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ISHRS 2020 Awards Ceremony

Awards Ceremony Video Golden Follicle Award The ISHRS 2020 Golden Follicle Award goes to Robert T. Leonard, Jr., DO, FISHRS.He is a strong educator, teaching and introducing new doctors to the specialty and maintains a large knowledge of all the advancements in hair restoration. He is one of the most important educators in our field but also introduces the achievements …

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Education

EDUCATION Calendar of Events Click for Calendar of Events Warning of Societies Unaffiliated with the ISHRS ISHRS World Congresses 2020 October 17-25, 202028th World CongressVirtual (on line) 2021 October 20-23, 202129th World CongressLisbon, Portugal 2022 October 26-29, 202230th World CongressPanama City, Panama 2023 Dates to be determined31st World CongressNew Delhi, India Previous November 13-17, 201927th World Congress & World Live …

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ISHRS Launches Fight the FIGHT Public Awareness Campaign to Combat Fraudulent Hair Restoration Practices Worldwide

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CHICAGO, IL. – November 1, 2019. In an effort to warn unsuspecting consumers about the growing problem of fraudulent, illicit clinics performing hair restoration surgery, the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) is launching a multi-pronged public awareness campaign to educate potential patients with tips and tools to find qualified hair restoration physicians. Fight The FIGHT, which stands for …

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Getting Started

PATIENTS While there are many shared causes and treatments, men and women do have unique considerations and concerns. HAIR LOSS IN WOMEN HAIR LOSS IN MEN FAQ Myths about hair restoration surgery can cause confusion. Learn about the Facts vs. Fiction. FAQ If you are considering hair restoration surgery, it is important to be well-informed throughout your experience. As the ...

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Committees

ISHRS Corporate Close Ups

STANDING COMMITTEES 2019-2020 Committees AD HOC COMMITTEES

About

The ISHRS is an international, non-profit medical society comprised of over 1,000 members representing 70 countries – dedicated to promulgating the highest standards of medical practice and medical ethics.  Member categories include fellow, member, associate member, adjunct (researchers), residents, and surgical assistants.  Since its incorporation in 1993, a renaissance in hair restoration surgery was set into motion by the ISHRS. …

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CONSUMER ALERT

Consumers face potential of serious risk when unlicensed personnel perform hair restoration surgery The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) issued a consumer alert with a warning that increasing numbers of unlicensed personnel worldwide are performing substantial medical aspects of hair restoration surgery and, in doing so, are putting patients at risk. Increasing numbers of patients are now seeking …

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International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery Announces 2015 Award Recipients

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GENEVA, IL (October 22, 2015) The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) recently honored four distinguished persons for their outstanding contributions to the profession of hair restoration surgery. The award recipients were honored at the ISHRS 23rd Annual Scientific Meeting in Chicago, Ill., USA, in September 2015. The Manfred Lucas Award is a lifetime achievement award and the ISHRS’s highest honor. …

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