Pre-Surgery Instructions if you are planning for Hair Transplant


  • If you are prone to dandruff, you are advised to use KZ*/Betadine Surgical Scrub*/Scalp shampoo* daily for atleast 3 days before the hair transplant OR as advised by doctor.(*Consult your doctor for confirmation as the instructions may vary from each doctor)
  • Take ANTIBIOTIC one morning and one in the evening (the day before hair transplant)(*Consult your doctor for confirmation as the tablets vary from each doctor). STOP minoxidil lotion ATLEAST 2 weeks before planned date of surgery.
  • If you have any medical problems please share with your doctor in advance. DO NOT take any drugs before confirmation by your doctor.
  • Avoid any exertion and relax atleast one day before the date of surgery
  • Diet – Take easily digestible foods a day before. AVOID spicy foods. Take regular Dal, Rice and Vegetables.
  • If you are a smoker or regular alcohol drinker, AVOID smoking/drinking alcohol atleast for 7 days in advance.
  • SLEEP WELL before the day of surgery
  • Surgery Day – Please contact the clinic staff for directions in advance
  • Reach the clinic in time
  • DO NOT COME TO THE CLINIC EMPTY STOMACH. HAVE A FULL STOMACH OF LUNCH/BREAKFAST DEPENDING ON YOUR APPOINTMENT TIME
  • Wear comfortable clothing with buttons. DO NOT WEAR T-SHIRT
  • DO NOT CARRY and valuables such as gold to the clinic.
  • You can carry and DVD/CDs that you may like to watch during your hair transplant procedure.
  • On an average a surgery takes between 4-6 hours
  • After hair transplant you are advised to NOT TRAVEL by a 2 wheeler. Instead you may travel by an Auto/Car/Taxi. If you are looking for any assistance please discuss with the front office
  • ONE Friend/Relative is recommended to accompany the patient