Dr Bessam Farjo graduated in 1988 from the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland.
After general surgery training, in 1993, trained in hair restoration surgery in Canada and co-founded the Farjo Medical Centre in Manchester and London exclusively practicing hair restoration surgery and medicine.
He is a Fellow and Past President of International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS) (2007-2008), and appointed ISHRS International Ambassador in 2012. Past President and co-founder of the British Association of Hair Restoration Surgery, Diplomate and Past Board Director of the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgery, Fellow of the International College of Surgeons, Board Trustee of The Hair Foundation and Fellow, Board Governor & Medical Director of the Institute of Trichologists.
Since 2000, he has been involved with on-going research collaborations with Universities of Manchester, London, Bradford and Durham as well as Unilever plc. Dr Farjo was the Principal Clinical Investigator with Intercytex plc (2003-2009) for the world’s 1st human clinical trial in hair cell multiplication/cloning. He is currently continuing this work as medical director and investigator for HairClone Ltd.
In October 2012, the ISHRS jointly awarded him, with Dr Nilofer Farjo, the prestigious Platinum Follicle Award for ‘Outstanding achievement in basic scientific or clinically-related research in hair pathophysiology or anatomy as it relates to hair restoration’. A UK first in the 25 year history of the society.
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