Dr. Glenn Charles of the Charles Medical Group is a true innovator and leader in the hair restoration field and is highly respected by his patients and his peers. Dr. Charles takes pride in being a perfectionist and being directly involved in every aspect of each hair transplant procedure. Generally, only a single hair transplant case is performed daily. Dr. Charles practices hair transplant surgery exclusively in Boca Raton, Florida and prides himself on giving his patients the most undetectable hair transplant results.
Dr. Charles knows that hair transplant surgery is an investment in how you look, feel and in how others perceive you. Thus, Dr. Charles uses all the latest, cutting edge techniques to provide his patients with only the very best, natural looking results. This includes Follicular Unit Extraction (FUE), Robotic ARTAS Hair Restoration, Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) therapy, Follicular Unit Strip Surgery (FUSS) and more. Dr. Charles also offers prescriptions for Propecia, Rogaine and the laser cap for those he believes may marginally benefit.
Dr. Charles has had numerous articles published in the Hair Transplant Forum International and has lectured and presented frequently at several professional conferences and workshops. This includes performing surgery at the World Hair Society annual live surgery workshop.
Dr. Charles is a Diplomat of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery and a member of its Hair Restoration Surgery Examination Committee. He is also listed in the Who's Who of Doctors in 2002. Dr. Charles is one of the early adopters of using lateral slits in his all follicular unit procedure.
Dr. Charles received his undergraduate degree from Michigan State University. He obtained a medical degree from Nova Southeastern University School of medicine in North Miami Beach, FL, followed by an internship and residency in Diagnostic Radiology at Michigan State University affiliated hospitals.
He acted as the primary physician trainer in hair restoration surgery for a large hair transplant organization from 1997-1999. Dr. Charles is active in several medical societies including The International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), The International Society of Cosmetic Laser Surgeons, and The American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Dr. Charles is an author and editor of "Hair Transplantation" and "Hair Transplant 360", the most widely recognized hair transplantation textbooks. Moreover, he regularly has articles published in the Hair Transplant Forum International and regularly attends and lectures at the ISHRS (International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery) annual meeting. Most recently he performed hair transplant surgery at the World Hair Society annual live surgery workshop.
Dr. Glenn Charles was one of the first surgeons in the world to cquire the ARTAS Robotic Hair Restoration System for FUE. He also serves as a Clnical Trainer for Restoration Robotics and Charles Medical Group serves as a Clinical Observation Center training other surgeons in advanced surgical hair restoration techniques.
Dr. Charles has recently and numerously been in the news related to his innovative hair transplant procedure and giving back to the community. This includes performing hair transplant surgery on a cancer patient after his identical twin donated his own hair. Click here to read the story.
Articles and Research
"A Perspective of Hair Transplantation" - Hairzone, PAI Medical Group Journal, November 1998
"Direct Comparison of Upright vs. Supine Sleep Position Following Hair Restoration Surgery" - Hair Transplant Forum International 1999
"Hair Transplantation in the Afro-American Patient" - ISHRS Hair Transplant Forum International
How to improve a patients overall surgical experience
Media and Public Recognition
Television - News (FOX) Channel 7 Health Beat Report on Hair Transplantation -
Aired April 1999
Television - News (FOX) Channel 7 Health Beat Report on Laser Hair Removal -
Aired June 1999
Article - International Medical News Group Publication November 1999