The rate of hair transplant procedures has increased drastically in Turkey, particularly with the increased popularity of hair transplant treatment. There is also a projected increased demand for hair transplant surgery in Turkey due to the high success rate of this procedure in Turkey.
Many people planning to undergo hair transplant surgery in Turkey ask How much is a hair transplant in turkey to know the exact amount they will spend to achieve their desired hair look. Generally, the cost of a hair transplant in Turkey varies but mostly depends on the type of treatment you will undergo.
Understanding why hair transplant surgery is popular in Turkey is vital before determining its cost.
The following reasons make hair transplantation in Turkey popular.
Turkey offers the most affordable prices for hair transplant treatment. Compared to other places like the UK, Toronto, London, and Dubai, where the FUE hair transplant technique costs about £6000 - £22,500, treatment in Turkey is cheaper. If you want to undergo a hair transplant treatment in Turkey, budget to spend about £1900 - £5500, including accommodation and transportation costs.
Turkey is an established medical tourist centre, so hair transplant clinics provide different packages to make the treatment more affordable. Some hair transplant packages in Turkey cost about £900 - £1500, depending on the surgeon’s skill and expertise. This hair transplant package often includes free lodging in a comfortable hotel, transportation from the airport to the hotel, sightseeing in Turkey, dinner or lunch, and the transplant.
Some of the best hair transplantation clinics are in Turkey. Follicular unit extraction (FUE) is the most common procedure and requires less recovery time, ensuring fast healing with no visible scarring.
Most people with female or male pattern baldness or other types of alopecia characterised by a lack of hair on the scalp can undergo a DHI transplant. This technique involves transplanting healthy hair from a part of the head to the thinning or balding area.
The implantation is through microscopic incisions in the balding area. On average, DHI hair transplant costs £1900, but most clinics have a minimum cost of £1000.
Follicular unit extraction (FUE) is an additional therapy option. It involves removing hair follicles with tiny punches having an approximate diameter of 1mm. After preparing the graft, the surgeon will place it in the blading area.
FUE can cost between £950 - £3400, with the average cost being £1600. Generally, this cost is lower than in the UK, US, and Germany, with an average cost of £6000 - £7500.
The estimated cost of hair transplant treatment in Turkey is £1100 - £2600 for 4000 grafts. In the UK, US, Australia, and Canada, hair transplant treatments are estimated at £5300, £8600, £8700, £11,800, respectively. These high costs are due to higher living costs and medical services.
The minimum cost of FUT in Turkey is £1.1/graft, and the maximum cost is 1.9/graft. For FUE, the minimum cost is £2.2/graft, and the maximum cost is £3.8/graft. Generally, the cost per graft reduces as the hair grafts increases. For example, 1000 grafts using the FUT technique cost £1100, while 3000 grafts can cost £2000.
For more information on hair transplant procedures in Turkey, feel free to contact Turkey Hair Transplants on 020 7371 9175. You can also contact us to ask any questions about the procedure, and cost of hair transplant in Turkey.