Dr Nilofer Farjo was recently voted Surgeon of the Month in Hair Transplant Forum International. This is the first time a UK surgeon has been awarded the title for seven years. The previous holder was Dr Bessam Farjo in 2000.
Dr Nilofer Farjo travelled to Vancouver, Canada in June 13-16, 2007 for the 5th International Congress on Hair Research. This congress convenes once every 3 years and this time was the largest ever meeting of its kind . The vast majority of attendees were university affiliated hair and skin scientists and researchers from all over […]
He had been trying to arrange to come over to visit us for several months, but finally in the 2nd week of June 2007 we were delighted to welcome Pat Hennessey when he visited our clinic in Manchester. Pat as many of you know is the owner and publisher of the ‘Hair Transplant Network’ American website […]
Shaun Williamson (aka Barry from Eastenders) is currently appearing on ‘Comic Relief Does Fame Academy’ on BBC1. The show is billed as the ‘ultimate celebrity singing contest’. It is on BBC1 every evening this week at 7pm and they are now down to the last 6 singing celebrity students. Shaun is one of the bookies’ […]
Celebrity entrepreneur, Duncan Bannatyne OBE, is best known as the hard to please judge on BBC2′s Dragon’s Den program about budding entrepreneurs pitching for investment money in their business ideas. He recently appeared on popular ITV show ‘Fortune Million Pound Giveaway’. This is where ordinary people ask the millionaires panel for money for a variety […]
Dr Bessam Farjo was an invited guest to give a keynote lecture to members of the International Hair Research Foundation in Milan. Founded by Dr Fabio Rinaldi, the IHRF aims to raise funds for education, research and awareness for hair loss related conditions and issues. There were over 140 attendees from the world of hair […]
Dr Noela Ionescu, a plastic surgeon from Bucharest, was one of the organisers of the 2nd International Congress of the Romanian Association of Plastic Surgeons in Sinaia, Romania at the end of October, 2006. She is working with Professor Dr Ioan Lascar of Bucharest. She met Dr Bessam Farjo a few years ago in London […]
At the 14th annual conference of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) in San Diego last October, Dr Bessam Farjo was elected as the society’s new Vice-President for a term of one year. He was the nominated by the board of governors and endorsed by the general membership on Friday October 19th, 2006.
The 14th annual conference of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) took place in San Diego, California on October 18-22, 2006. It was attended by the 2ndlargest number of delegates in the ISHRS history and witnessed the largest ever number of new applications for memberships in a single year. (L to R) Dr […]
SIR BOBBY CHARLTON tried a comb–over, Silvio Berlusconi had transplants and Sir Elton John dons lurid toupees. Now the government, perhaps pitching for the votes of millions of middle-aged men with thinning pates, is to invest £1.9m of taxpayers’ money in research to develop an effective baldness treatment. The remedy is being backed by Lord […]