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What Is Alopecia or Hair Loss?



Alopecia Hair Loss Treatment

Treatment for Hair Loss Conditions

Alopecia, a type of hair loss that happens when your immune system attacks hair follicles. Hair follicles are the point where hair growth begins. Large patches of hair fall out as a result of Alopecia. This type of hair loss condition can be found in both men and women but is usually found in people under the age of 20. At Miami Center For Dermatology we have the most modern technology to create the best treatment options for you.

Three Types of Alopecia:

  • Areata: You lose your hair in patches
  • Totalis: You lose all the hair on your scalp
  • Universalis: You lose all the hair on your body

Hair Loss Treatment

Generally, hair grows back but it may fall out again and the hair loss may last for years. Although, there is no cure for Alopecia Hair Loss, hair grows back on its own and treatment can help the hair grow back faster. Speak with a caring and professional dermatologist such as Dr. Deborah Longwill today. Dr. Longwill has a loyal patient following, she takes the time to learn about each of her patients lifestyle habits, family history and more in order to provide the best advice and skin care products. You can order many of Dr. Longwill’s Skin Care products on her online shop.

Here at the Miami Center for Dermatology, your comfort and satisfaction is our main concern. For that reason, we offer treatment for Alopecia. Call Today to schedule an appointment at (305) 279-7546 or Click Here to Contact Us Today!