Hair Loss Diagnosis NYC - (212) 644-6454 - New York, NY

New York Dermatology Board Certified Dermatologist 30 East 60th Street (Park/Madison) 8th Floor Suite 805 New York, NY

  • Hair Loss Diagnosis  NYC in New York, NY
  • Opened 7 Days a Week for Treatment
  • In women, hair loss begins on the top of the head and is usually a thinning of the hair rather than a complete loss of hair. 
  • The most common cause of hair loss is Androgenetic alopecia 
  • Other common causes of hair loss are Drugs (including chemotherapeutic agents) Infections (including fungal infections) 
  • Systemic illnesses (particularly those that cause high fever, systemic lupus erythematosus, endocrine disorders, and nutritional deficiencies) 
  • Other factors include heredity, aging, and local skin conditions. 
  • Anagen Effluvium: Anagen effluvium is hair loss caused by exposure to drugs or other chemicals that disrupt the growing phase (anagen) of hair.
  • Treatment Male-pattern and female-pattern hair loss can sometimes be treated effectively with drugs. 
  • Scarring Alopecia: Scarring alopecia is the result of destruction of the hair follicle causing it to be replaced by scar tissue.