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Stating that the beard is associated with masculinity and good looks in men with the rise of social media in the last 10 years, Turkey Medicals said that one of the most popular aesthetic applications for men is beard and mustache transplant in Turkey. “The fact that there is a gap and rarity in beards can create a lack of self-confidence in some men,” was said.

Turkey Medicals said that beard transplantation is the second most common procedure among men for aesthetic purposes after hair transplantation. Turkey Medicals, who told about the beard transplantation operation, “It is the transfer of the roots taken from the donor area located at the back of the head or under the jaw where the beard is dense by the micro FUE method to the areas that have never come out in the beard and mustache area of the person or have developed with the loss of the beard after trauma, for reasons such as incision. This operation, which is performed with a local anesthesia and lasts about 6-8 hours, is almost painless after applying local anesthesia,” was said.

Turkey Medicals, “Beard, which is an important external appearance criterion for men in today’s world, is being corrected by giving different models to people who have not been transplanted by barbers. Transplantation of the advantages of beard transplant is that the transplantation suitable for the person’s face can be selected together, since the beard shaping process will be performed at the planning stage of beard transplant. Within the scope of this planning, a beard transplantation is performed for a person and a person can use it for life,” was said.


Turkey Medicals, who shares information about who can be applied to beard transplantation; “Beard and mustache transplantation can be done to those who have never had a beard, as well as to people who have complaints about the rarity of their beards or have lost their beards in an area due to injury. It is also effective for closing scars and burn marks. It is recommended that a person wait until the age of 18 to have a beard transplant. It can be decided after a doctor’s evaluation whether a beard transplant should be performed in people who experience hormonal disorders or have heart, diabetes,” was said.

Turkey Medicals also provides information about method used in beard transplants, “The purchase process of beard transplantation is done by micro FUE method. The roots required for beard transplantation are taken from the nape of the neck of the person by the FUE method or around the neck and jaw bones where the beard is dense according to the person’s condition. Although the root calculation for beard transplant varies from person to person; face type, current beard condition, person’s desire and beard style will vary according to the expert Doctor stating that, “Before the operation, the area to be transplantation is calculated and the necessary density is calculated so that the person can get the most efficient result according to the thin and thickness of the roots to be taken from the person, and this number of roots from the safe donor area of the patient is taken in accordance with the nature of beard transplantation,” the statement said.


iHealth said that planning is done in accordance with the person’s face type, “With beard transplantation, a person can have a bushy and natural-looking beard. After the operation, a person can shave and style his beard in any way he wants. Beard transplantation planning is carried out in accordance with the person’s face type to provide an aesthetic appearance. A person has the freedom to choose the type of beard he wants to have,” was said.


Turkey Medicals said that recovery is fast after beard transplantation said, “After beard transplantation and mustache transplantation, there are no visible large scars left and the healing process is quite fast. Temporary symptoms such as redness, swelling and dryness of the skin may occur, but these symptoms completely disappear within a few days. Unlike hair transplantation, there may be bloating on the face for the first 2-3 days due to the fact that the transplantation area is the facial area and the face is more sensitive. However, these symptoms are reduced to a minimum by following the recommendations of the person after the process, using medications and applying ice. In general, pain after surgery is not a common condition in people who are followed up. Since the operation is performed face to face, the sleeping position is one of the most important situations to pay attention to. The person should lie in the appropriate position and not damage the transplantation area,” was said.

Turkey Medicals who provides information about the transplantation process after beard transplantation, “After the operation, the person’s return to work can take 1 week. During this period, the skin will improve, the beards will come out and take shape, the puffiness will go down, and the redness will decrease. Up to 2-3 Weeks there will be a period when a person will be satisfied with himself, will receive positive feedback from his environment and will make the right decision to have it done,” it concluded words.


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President of Organ Transplant Center at MedicalPark Hospital Antalya

Turkey's world-renowned organ transplant specialist. Dr. Demirbaş has 104 international publications and 102 national publications.

Physician's Resume:

Born on August 7, 1963 in Çorum, Prof. Dr. Alper Demirbaş has been continuing his work as the President of MedicalPark Antalya Hospital Organ Transplantation Center since 2008.

Prof. who performed the first tissue incompatible kidney transplant in Turkey, the first blood type incompatible kidney transplant, the first kidney-pancreas transplant program and the first cadaveric donor and live donor liver transplant in Antalya. Dr. As of August 2016, Alper Demirbaş has performed 4900 kidney transplants, 500 liver transplants and 95 pancreas transplants.

In addition to being the chairman of 6 national congresses, he has also been an invited speaker at 12 international and 65 national scientific congresses. Dr. Alper Demirbaş was married and the father of 1 girl and 1 boy.


Eczacibasi Medical Award of 2002, Akdeniz University Service Award of 2005, Izder Medical Man of the Year Award of 2006, BÖHAK Medical Man of the Year Award of 2007, Sabah Mediterranean Newspaper Scientist of the Year Award of 2007, ANTIKAD Scientist of the Year Award of 2009, Social Ethics Association Award of 2010, Işık University Medical Man of the Year Award of 2015, VTV Antalya's Brand Value Award of 2015.


Doctor of Medicine Degree Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine Ankara, General Surgeon Ministry of Health Turkey EKFMG (0-477-343-8), University of Miami School of Medicine Member of Multiple Organ Transplant, ASTS Multiorgan Transplant Scholarship. Lecturer at Kyoto University. Lecturer at University of Essen, Research assistant at the University of Cambridge .

Professional Members:

American Society of Transplant Surgeons, American Transplantation Society Nominated, Middle East and Southern Africa Council Transplantation Society 2007, International Liver Transplantation Association, Turkish Transplantation Association, Turkish Society of Surgery, Turkish Hepatobiliary Surgery Association.


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