Dr. Alan J. Bauman, founder and medical director of Bauman Medical Group, is a surgically trained M.D. and one of only approximately 100 board-certified hair restoration physicians in the world. He is a Diplomate of the esteemed American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, a member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery and is one of 50 doctors worldwide who is recommended by the American Hair Loss Association.
He has built an international practice, treated nearly 15,000 hair loss patients since 1997, and has been extensively featured in the world’s leading media in print, radio and television as a medical expert and successful early-adopter of the most advanced technologies in the treatment of hair loss. Appearances, interviews and profiles include the TODAY, The Early Show, Good Morning America, CNN, Extra, Access Hollywood and Dateline NBC among other TV appearances. Newspaper and magazine articles include The New York Times, Newsweek, Vogue, Allure, Men’s Health and more.
Featured stories have included Dr. Bauman’s “Hair Restoration Vacation,” painless computerized anesthesia, eyelash transplants, laser hair therapy, artistic hair transplantation techniques, minimally-invasive hair restoration procedures, the treatment of female pattern hair loss, and others. Dr. Bauman was the first hair restoration physician to be featured in a positive story on NBC’s Dateline, which tracked the 6 and 12-month results of five of his patients participating in hair restoration treatments and procedures he prescribed and/or performed. Each of the five participants had positive results from their treatments which included Propecia, minoxidil, laser therapy, nutritional supplementation and hair transplantation.
His patients, which are 50% women and 50% men, come from all over the world for his thorough hair loss evaluations, advanced treatments and undetectable NeoGraft FUE hair transplant results. Dr. Bauman is a leading international authority on NeoGraft FUE no scalpel/no stitch transplants, which is the most advanced, least invasive hair transplant surgery available. He has also helped to pioneer a variety of techniques and technologies, including FUE, low level laser therapy, prostaglandin analog topical treatments, eyelash/eyebrow transplants and body hair transplantation.
An avid educator, public speaker and author on topics of hair restoration, Dr. Bauman has authored and presented hundreds of articles and lectures on hair restoration for physicians and the general public. Dr. Bauman is an active member of the esteemed International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), and has held positions on its Ethics and Bylaws Committee as well as its Media Relations Committee. Recently, Dr. Bauman was honored as “Surgeon of the Month” in Hair Transplant Forum International, the official medical journal published by the ISHRS. At the ISHRS Annual Meetings and Live Surgery Workshops he is an annual participant, lecturer and faculty member. He is also a member of the American Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, American Hair Loss Council, American Medical Association, Florida Medical Association and Palm Beach County Medical Society. Dr. Bauman is one of only 30 surgeons worldwide to be invited to be a founding member of the exclusive International Alliance of Hair Restoration Surgeons.
Dr. Bauman is a co-author of several textbooks on such topics as “Health Sciences Chemistry” and the medical school admission process. He was asked to author the “Hair Loss” chapter in Leslie Baumann’s (no relation) latest textbook of Cosmetic Dermatology by McGraw Hill in 2002, which is now in its second edition. Dr. Bauman is a frequent publisher of articles on the current treatment of hair loss for the general public and physician readers. His practice extends nationally as well as internationally, having operated on patients from around the United States as well as Europe, South America, the Far East and South Pacific.
Through the Bauman Medical Consulting Division, Dr. Bauman serves as consultant for several national and international companies that are involved in the field of hair loss and hair science. He also conducts clinical trials at his Boca Raton, FL clinic for companies looking to test devices and products in this industry.