Irish rugby star Brian O’Driscoll recently made a surprise visit to Hair Restoration Blackrock (HRBR) to show support for a young rugby fan who received a hair transplant. Shane Corrigan is a 14 year old boy who suffered with a congenital scalp condition. Shane had to undergo multiple surgeries on his head as a baby,…

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  When Louis Walsh, a HRBR patient, decided to go public about his hair transplant, he did so by speaking to The Sunday Times. To accompany this interview, Sunday Times cartoonist Nick Newman produced a witty cartoon. Below is the final cartoon which was published, along with some of the drafts that didn’t make the…

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Maurice Collins, Medical Director and Team Principal of Hair Restoration Blackrock (HRBR), comments on an article that appeared in this week’s Daily Mail. He said, ”This article in the Daily Mail (published 22.1.14) shows the potential down side to hair transplant procedures in an unregulated industry. While the results of a good procedure can be life changing,…

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Patient Testimonial

One patient’s hair transplant experience… “My experience with HRBR has exceeded my expectations in all areas. As such, I would like to detail my experience to give anyone thinking about hair restoration an overview of how the process works and the key considerations when making your decision. I had often thought of hair replacement surgery,…

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This hair loss infographic from HRBR makes for some interesting reading. Use the share buttons below if you like it…

Louis Walsh, of X Factor fame, talks about his hair loss, Simon Cowell and his decision to have a hair transplant with hair transplant surgeon Dr Maurice Collins of Hair Restoration. Find us on Facebook here. Join us on Google+ here.

Hair loss in women

  Hair loss in women is a particularly distressing condition for the patient involved and frequently for her family also and consequently at HRBR we have a special interest in this phenomenon.  The pathologic processes which result in hair loss in female patients are more varied than in men and many fall into the field…

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Source: UK Times Magazine; 31.8.2013; http://www.thetimes.co.uk/tto/magazine/article3853352.ece “All of us here at Hair Restoration Blackrock were delighted to see Louis Walsh looking so well in the Times Magazine this weekend” – Dr Maurice Collins, HRBR Louis Walsh on Cowell, The X Factor and fame Louis Walsh says he plays the fool for the public, and beneath…

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  When Wayne Rooney announced to the world that he had undergone a hair transplant, the message was clear. It’s ok to talk about hair loss, and most importantly, to do something about it. In many ways, hair transplants are the last great taboo topic but famous cases, including HRBR patients Louis Walsh and James…

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