Coping With Hair Loss – For Most, It’s Easier Said Than Done

There is no doubt there is “life” after hair loss, but even in the best circumstances, it’s not easy to cope with, especially in the beginning. TBT is all about the stories of hair loss […]

FUE Hair Transplants – The Consumer Has Spoken, and Medicine Is Finally Listening

Spencer Kobren speaks with IAHRS accepted, Los Angles hair transplant surgeon, Marc Dauer, M.D. about the evolution of follicular unit extraction, and how this less invasive hair transplant technique currently compares to traditional strip surgery. […]

Hair Loss In The Media, At least They’re Covering It… Right?

While it’s great to see the mainstream media cover hair loss in a serious manner, much of what we see online, in print or on television can be misleading to those who don’t take the […]

Robotic Hair Transplantation – Will ARTAS Grow The Field In a Safer Direction?

For decades surgical hair restoration has been a very specialized field. In order to perform truly state-of-the-art hair transplantation it takes a great deal of experience and an extremely well trained staff of assistants. With […]

The Hair Loss Double Standard, Why Men Are Judged So Harshly For Wanting To Look Their Best

Let’s face it, there has always been double standards when it comes to men and women, but the unspoken pressure men have to look our best is something that is seldom talked about. For men, […]

Success In Spite of Hair Loss, You’re Stronger Than You Think

Spencer Kobren discusses his intense drive to become successful in spite of the severe depression and lowered self esteem he suffered early in his hair loss process. His message has always been that there is […]

“Study” Reveals Men With Aggressive Prostate Cancer Think They Began Balding Before Age 45

Is early baldness in men really linked to a more aggressive form of prostate cancer? In today’s fast paced, competitive 24 hour news cycle, compelling headlines trump accurate reporting of the “news” more often than […]

Managing Hair Loss – “It’s The Loss Of Control That Seems To Affect Us Most”

Spencer Kobren discusses the importance and reality of coming to terms with hair loss and speaks with callers who share their struggles and triumphs in dealing with this devastating, yet managable disease of the sprit. […]

Safer and Better Hair Transplants? Removing Some Human Variables Might Make All The Difference

Spencer Kobren speaks with IAHRS accepted member Dr. Glenn Charles about the future of surgical hair restoration, and if robotic devices like The ARTAS hair transplant system might someday make hair transplantation a more universally […]

NeoGraft – One Surgeon’s Opinion

Most true experts in the field agree that becoming proficient in surgical hair restoration takes a great deal of hands on training. There is no such thing as a “turn-key” solution to becoming a truly […]

Male Body Shaming and Hair Loss – The Last Bastion of Political Incorrectness

The term “politically correct” began taking on steam in the early 1990’s, and referred to the use of language that would cause any demographic, such as social or cultural groups, to feel diminished, offended or […]

ARTAS Vs. NeoGraft – The Reality Behind The Debate

When it comes to hair transplant surgery, the number one question that Spencer Kobren receives from physicians entering the field is “Which machine is best for my practice, the ARTAS or the NeoGraft?” While the […]

Hair Loss – Get Busy Living or Get Busy Dying

Tim from Boston calls in to discuss his continued struggles with his hair loss, even though he’s been able to live his life successfully with a shaved head. Also,’s enthusiastic forum member, Dave (Artista) […]

Hair Transplants Abroad, For Some It’s The Answer They’ve Been Looking For!

Spencer Kobren speaks with a TBT fan from Romania who chose to travel to Turkey to undergo hair transplant surgery with IAHRS accepted member Dr Hakan Doganay. According to the caller, his surgery was “life […]

Hair Transplants – Sometimes It’s Better To Step Back

Vic from DC calls the show to discuss how Spencer’s advice not to rush into surgery gave him the opportunity to reflect on whether or not having a hair transplant was the right decision for […]

Want A Great Hair Transplant? Be Realistic And Do Your Homework!

No matter how far surgical hair restoration has come, it still has its limitations, and if patients are either uniformed or unwilling to accept the reality of these limitations, they shouldn’t consider having surgery. With […]

More on The ARTAS® Robot – “The Speed and The Efficiency is Not Quite There” Says Los Angeles Hair Transplant Surgeon

IAHRS accepted member and chairman of the FUE research committee for the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, Parsa Mohebi, M.D. gives his take on the value and the current limitations of the ARTAS® Robotic […]

Arthritis Drug Reverses Hair Loss “This Was Not Luck, These Results Will Be Duplicated” Says Yale Researcher

Alopecia Areata affects approximately two percent of the world’s population, which includes more than 6.5 million American men, women and children. According to The American Hair Loss Association, Alopecia Areata (AA) is the third most […]

ARTAS® Hair Transplant – Love it or Hate it, Looks Like The Future of Hair Restoration Surgery has Arrived.

IAHRS member and Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University, Dr. Robert Bernstein calls the show to discuss why he believes the ARTAS® Robotic Hair Transplant system, is […]

Hair Transplant Before and After Photos: They’re Getting Better!

Understanding the “tricks of the trade” when it comes to cosmetic surgery before and after pictures is a vital step to becoming a truly informed hair transplant consumer. Spencer Kobren and Joe Tillman discuss the […]